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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Indian Chieftain Dark Horse comparison

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TVS Apache RTR 160 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 95,000
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₹ 29.99 Lakh
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Overview

TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Apache RTR 160 Vs Chieftain Dark Horse on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Chieftain Dark Horse – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the TVS Apache RTR 160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 95,000 and goes up to ₹ 98,000 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Indian Chieftain Dark Horse price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 29.99 Lakh.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 160Indian Chieftain Dark Horse
Price₹ 95,000 ₹ 29.99 Lakh
ManufacturerTVSIndian
Body TypeCommuterCruiser
Mileage48.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Power15.00 bhp73.00 bhp
Engine159.7 CC1811.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 160 Vs Chieftain Dark Horse – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the TVS Apache RTR 160 base engine returns 48 Km/l. The Indian Chieftain Dark Horse base returns 18 Km/l.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Chieftain Dark Horse – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the TVS Apache RTR 160 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Indian Chieftain Dark Horse comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 159.7 cc1811.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 12
Max Power 15 bhp @ 8400 rpm73 bhp @ 5075 rpm
Max Torque 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm138.9 Nm @ 2600 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionClosed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L20.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.5 LN/A
Mileage 48.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 139 kg377 kg
Length 2085 mm2571 mm
Width 730 mm1000 mm
Height 1105 mm1388 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm1668 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm142 mm
Seat Height 790 mm660 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateWet, Multi-Plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Synchro STIFFSplit Dual Exhaust W/ Cross-over
Front Suspension Telescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring AidSingle Shock W/ Air Adjust

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm300 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 49P TubelessDunlop® Elite 3 130/90B16 73H
Rear Tyre 110/80-17 57P TubelessDunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H

Electricals

Battery 12V, 9 AhMaintenance Free
Headlight 35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face ReflectorHalogen
Tail Light 0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On LensLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seattickcross
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightcrosstick
ABStick-
AHO (Automatic Headlamps On)cross-
Back-lit Switchgearcross-
BSIV Compliant Enginecross-
Clear-Lens Indicator Lensescross-
BS IV Compliant-cross
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)-cross
Race-Derived O3C Tech-cross
Race-Tuned Kyb Monoshock-cross
Racing Double-Barrel Exhaust-cross
Remora Racing Tyres-cross
Single Channel ABS-cross
Slipper Clutch-cross

Additonal Features

14L Large Fuel Tank Capacity-cross
Large 245 Mm Disc Brake For Better Control-cross
Lean Angle Mode-cross
Racing Origin Split Cradle Chassis-cross
Side Covers Have A New Shape And New Exterior Finish-cross
Three Riding Modes-cross

Key Features

Bluetooth-Enabled SmartXonnect Technology-cross
Call And SMS Alerts-cross
Turn-By-Turn Navigation Along With a Dedicated Mobile App-cross

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