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TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Harley-Davidson Roadster comparison


TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Harley-Davidson Roadster Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Apache RTR 200 4V Vs Forty-Eight Vs Roadster 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 200 4V Vs Forty-Eight Vs Roadster – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.61 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 10.98 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, TVS Apache RTR 200 4V price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.29 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.34 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Roadster starts at ₹ 10.99 Lakh.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 200 4VHarley-Davidson Forty-EightHarley-Davidson Roadster
Price₹ 1.29 Lakh₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 10.99 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserCruiser
Mileage32.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power20.20 bhp60.00 bhp0.00 bhp
Engine197.8 CC1202.0 CC1202.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 200 4V Vs Forty-Eight Vs Roadster – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base engine returns 20 Km/l. The TVS Apache RTR 200 4V base returns 32 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Roadster basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

Apache RTR 200 4V Vs Forty-Eight Vs Roadster – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Roadster is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 197.8 cc1202.0 cc1202.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 122
Max Power 20.2 bhp @ 8500 rpm60 bhp @ 5500 rpmN/A
Max Torque 16.8 Nm @ 7000 rpm97 Nm @ 4250 rpm96 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 422
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Oil Cooler With Ram Air AssistAir CooledAir-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L7.9 LN/A
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.5 L2.6 L12.5 L
Mileage 32.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 149 kg252 kg250 kg
Length 2050 mm2165 mm2185 mm
Width 790 mm820 mmN/A
Height 1105 mm1065 mmN/A
Wheelbase 1353 mm1495 mm1505 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm110 mm150 mm
Seat Height 800 mm710 mm785 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch A-RT (Anti Reverse Torque) Slipper ClutchWet MultiplateWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Split Synchro Stiff FrameMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic ForksBlack, Laced Steel43 Mm Front Suspension With Inverted Forks
Rear Suspension Mono Tube - Mono ShockBlack, Laced SteelPremium Emulsion-Type Shocks With Pre-Load


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm292 mm292 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm260 mm260 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 (Tubeless)130/90B16 73H120/70R19 M/C
Rear Tyre 130/70-17 (Tubeless)150/80B16 77H150/70R18 M/C


Battery 12V, 9Ah12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCADry
Headlight 60/55W, H4 Bulb With All-Day On LED Position LampBulb And Reflector TypeHalogen
Tail Light LED 2.5 WLED TypeLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lighttickticktick
BSIV Enginecross--
7-Step Adjustable Rear Mono Schok Suspensioncross--
Aerodynamic Sport Fairingcross--
Aluminium Muffeler Covercross--
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)cross--
Clip-On Handle Barscross--
Digital Instrumentationcross--
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)tick--
Key Mascot for Pride of Ownershipcross--
Race-Derived O3C Techtick--
Race-Tuned Kyb Monoshocktick--
Racing Double-Barrel Exhausttick--
Remora Racing Tyrestick--
Single Channel ABStick--
Slipper Clutchtick--
Smart Digital Instrumentation with Gear Postion & RPM Indicatorcross--
Stiffer Font Suspensioncross--
Ultra Light & Robust 155cc Enginecross--
Closed Loop Exhaust System-cross-
Rear LED Lighting-cross-
Tach and Gear Indicator Readout-cross-
Blacked - Out Styling--tick
New 43mm Front Suspension With Inverted Forks--tick
New Steering Geometry--tick
Premium Emulsion - Type Shocks With Type Shocks With Pre - Load--tick
Slammed Handlebar & New Gauge --tick

Additonal Features

ABS Ultra Safe Brakingcross--
Aggressive Muscular Styling Full Fairing With Prime Aerodynamic Efficiencycross--
Crystal LED Tail Lightscross--
Lean Angle Modetick--
Nitrox Mono Suspension Invincible Balance With Super Comfortcross--
Racing Origin Split Cradle Chassistick--
Three Riding Modestick--
Triple Spark 4 Valve 200 cc DTS-i Enginecross--
Twin Projector Headlampscross--

Key Features

Bluetooth-Enabled SmartXonnect Technologytick--
Call And SMS Alertstick--
Turn-By-Turn Navigation Along With a Dedicated Mobile Apptick--
Twin Mufflercross--

Competitor of TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Roadster

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