Powering aspirations through mobility technologies, the central theme for TVS Motor Company at the 12th Indian Auto Expo 2014, is adeptly demonstrated through an exceptional vehicle displaying at the stall. Two concept vehicles including a motorcycle and a scooter showcasing the technological capability of the company enjoy prime of place at the stall.
TVS Graphite’s aggressive styling cues embody an innovative approach to design and technology creating a perfect blend of performance and function. Inspired by stealth military aircraft engineering, this advanced sporty scooter delivers an action packed responsive ride.
TVS Graphite’s class leading sports performance and handling is an upshot of the rich legacy of TVS racing. The scooter’s highlight is its AMT (Automated Manual Transmission) technology with paddle shift which expedites rapid gear shifting with unmatched precision facilitating highest performance and control. An active matrix LCD console displays vehicle information, ride data and connectivity. An inbuilt immobilizer and a smart electronic key complete the security features.
TVS Draken –X21:
Tagged by TVS Motor Company’s R&D team as a thorough bred naked bike with aggression and attitude, TVS DRAKEN-X21 features a short stroke, race inspired liquid cooled 250cc single cylinder engine mounted on an exposed aluminium trellis frame. The bike has been specifically designed for urban youth who look for a high performance motorcycle with raw street brawl character and which is packed with technology. TVS Draken-X21 is also an indicator of what to expect from the next generation Apache RTR’s in terms of form and emotion. The futuristic and fresh design of the Draken-X21 which is all about thematic evolution, maintains a progressive link to the established Apache RTR design language. Emphasis is on the visual mass around the power train. The scoops on the tank which give an aerodynamic advantage while on the move make the bike racy even when standing still.
An exciting list of visible elements like structural sub-frame, compact head lamp, short sharp tail, aggressive race ergonomics with technological enhancements like full LED headlamp with daytime running lights, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), full function active matrix digital speedometer, offset Mono-shock, suspension along with reversed free flow sport exhaust come together in a vivid harmony to make TVS DRAKEN-X21 one manic beast of a machine.