TVS Apache RTR 180 vs Bajaj Pulsar 220 F Comparison

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    TVS Apache RTR 180
    TVS Apache RTR 180
    Rs1.13 Lakh*
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    Bajaj Pulsar 220 F
    Bajaj Pulsar 220 F
    Rs1.33 Lakh*
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TVS Apache RTR 180 vs Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

Should you buy TVS Apache RTR 180 or Bajaj Pulsar 220 F Find out which bike is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their price, mileage, features, colours and other specs. TVS Apache RTR 180 price in Delhi is Rs 1.13 Lakh (ex-showroom price) whereas the Bajaj Pulsar 220 F price in Delhi is Rs 1.33 Lakh (ex-showroom). The engine in the Apache RTR 180 makes 16.79 PS and 15.5 Nm . On the other hand, the power and torque of Pulsar 220 F stand at 20.4 PS and 18.55 Nm respectively. TVS offers the Apache RTR 180 in 4 colours whereas the Bajaj Pulsar 220 F comes in 4 colours. Out of 308 user reviews, Pulsar 220 F scores 4.6 whereas the TVS Apache RTR 180 tallies 4.5 out of 5 based on 262 user reviews.

Apache RTR 180 vs Pulsar 220 F

Key HighlightsApache RTR 180Pulsar 220 F
Body TypeSports Naked BikesSports Bikes
Engine TypeSI, 4 stroke, Oil cooled, Fuel injected4-stroke, 2-Valve, Twin Spark BSVI Compliant, DTS-i FI Engine, Oil cooled
Displacement177.4 cc220 cc
Max Power16.79 PS @ 8500 rpm20.4 PS @ 8500 rpm

Basic Information
On Road Price
Rs.1.33 Lakh onwards
Rs.1.52 Lakh onwards
Body Type
EMI Starts₹ 4,332
₹ 4,921
User Rating
Based on 262 Reviews
Based on 308 Reviews
ColoursT GreyGloss BlackMatte BluePearl WhitePearl WhiteSapphire BlueSparkle BlackVolcanic Red
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
SI, 4 stroke, Oil cooled, Fuel injected
4-stroke, 2-Valve, Twin Spark BSVI Compliant, DTS-i FI Engine, Oil cooled
177.4 cc
220 cc
Max Power
16.79 PS @ 8500 rpm
20.4 PS @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque
15.5 Nm @ 7000 rpm
18.55 Nm @ 7000 rpm
No. of Cylinders
Cooling System
Oil Cooled
Oil Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Self Start Only
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Wet Multi Plate Clutch
Wet, Multi Plate
Digital Twin Spark
Gear Box
5 Speed
5 Speed
Compression Ratio
Emission Type
Features and Safety
Single Channel
Fuel Gauge
Analogue and Digital
Analogue and Digital
Additional Features
Glide Through Technology, Remora Tyres
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Engine Kill SwitchYesYes

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Mileage and Performance
Acceleration (0-60 Kmph)
4.8 Sec
Chassis and Suspension
Double Cradle Synchro STIFF
Body Type
Sports Naked Bikes
Sports Bikes
Front Suspension
Telescopic Forks
Telescopic, with anti-friction bush
Rear Suspension
Monotube Inverted Gas-filled shox (MIG) with spring aid
5 way adjustable, Nitrox shock absorber
Body GraphicsYesYes
Dimensions and Capacity
2085 mm
2035 mm
730 mm
750 mm
1105 mm
1165 mm
Fuel Capacity
12 L
15 L
Saddle Height
790 mm
Ground Clearance
170 mm
165 mm
1326 mm
1350 mm
Kerb Weight
141 kg
160 kg
Load Capacity
130 kg
Halogen With AHO
Tail Light
Turn Signal Lamp
Projector Headlights
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Type
Maintenance Free
Full DC
Battery Capacity
12 V, 8 Ah
12 V
Average Fuel economy IndicatorYes
Pilot LampsYes
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-17, Rear :-110/80-17
Front :-90/90-17, Rear :-120/80-17
Tyre Type
Wheel Size
Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Front :-431.8 mm, Rear :-431.8 mm
Wheels Type
Front Brake
Rear Brake
Front Brake Diameter
270 mm
280 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
200 mm
230 mm

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    TVS Apache RTR 180

    • Razor sharp handling makes it a hoot to ride
    • Value for money

    Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    • Dealer network
    • Strong midrange
    • Half-fairing

    TVS Apache RTR 180

    • Engine lacks refinement
    • Apache RTR 160 2V looks similar

    Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    • Weight
    • Refinement

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User Reviews of Comparison

  • Apache RTR 180
  • Pulsar 220 F
  • TVS Apache RTR 180

    Awesome bike

    Apache RTR 180 ka bahut acha quality he. Bahut acha lag rha hai chalane me. Speed bhi bahut acha hai. Apache RTR 180 ke..... Read More

    By arvind kumar yadav
    On: Dec 30, 2020 | 4506 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 180

    Beautiful Bike

    Nice bike. Best comfort and best millage bike and beautiful design and looking.

    By minchun kumari
    On: Dec 26, 2020 | 386 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 180

    Best Bike Ever.

    Best bike ever, it is the best bike in the 180cc segment, amazing performance, and mileage.

    By rizwan kha
    On: Nov 18, 2020 | 502 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 180

    This bike is a racing machine.

    This bike is a racing machine, I love this bike, amazing features, a superb performance. The looks of the bikes are..... Read More

    By dinesh choudhary
    On: Nov 13, 2020 | 2895 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 180

    Amazing Bike With Great Road Presence.

    Stylish and comfortable for driving. Apache has a better road presence than other bikes and I enjoy riding this bike.

    By jayesh chaubey
    On: Nov 13, 2020 | 353 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 180 Reviews
  • Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    Performance and Low Maintenance

    Maintenance-free at low budget and good for riding, good power delivery and easy to ride, comfort for pillion also.

    By md nadeem
    On: Sep 14, 2021 | 97 Views
  • Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    Fastest Indian

    It was an easy and comfortable bike for long rides. I am enjoying the pickup, speed & control of the bike.

    By ashish shivshive
    On: Feb 10, 2021 | 374 Views
  • Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    Bajaj Pulsar 220 F - Best Experience

    Hello friend, I live in Bhopal. I will share you my experience with Bajaj Pulsar 220 F bike. I am using this bike and I..... Read More

    By ananth
    On: Jan 27, 2021 | 6481 Views
  • Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    Pulsar 220F - Easy Maintenance

    I bought this bike in November, this is My first sports bike. The bike comes with a heavy look and suitable for all the..... Read More

    By ajay
    On: Jan 25, 2021 | 3117 Views
  • Bajaj Pulsar 220 F

    Superb Handling - Pulsar 220 F

    I bought this bike about 5 months ago on my birthday. I personally experienced that New Bajaj Pulsar 220 F is a..... Read More

    By gurpreet
    On: Jan 22, 2021 | 2579 Views
  • Bajaj Pulsar 220 F Reviews

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Questions And Answers

  • Apache RTR 180

How much should i put Castrol on rtr200?

Danny asked on 30 Aug 2021

The engine oil capacity of TVS Apache RTR 180 is 1100 ml.

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By Bikedekho experts on 30 Aug 2021

Exchange offer?

Abid asked on 21 Jun 2021

The exchange of a vehicle would depend on certain factors such as kilometres ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 21 Jun 2021


Mahendra asked on 6 Jun 2021

No, TVS Apache RTR 180 does not feature Bluetooth.

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By Bikedekho experts on 6 Jun 2021

RTR 180 mileage?

S. asked on 28 Mar 2021

As of now, there is no official update from the brand's end. So, we would ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 28 Mar 2021

I would like to know whether the clutch cable is covered under warranty. If it is then what's the time period and under how much kilometres the bike should be?

Jyothis asked on 13 Mar 2021

Well, every manufacturing defect in the bike and its parts would be covered ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 13 Mar 2021

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