TVS Apache RTR 200 4V vs Yamaha YZF R15 V3 Comparison

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    TVS Apache RTR 200 4V
    TVS Apache RTR 200 4V
    Rs1.33 Lakh*
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TVS Apache RTR 200 4V vs Yamaha YZF R15 V3

Should you buy TVS Apache RTR 200 4V or Yamaha YZF R15 V3 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 200 4V price in Delhi is Rs 1.33 Lakh (ex-showroom price) whereas the Yamaha YZF R15 V3 price in Delhi is Rs 1.57 Lakh (ex-showroom). The engine in the Apache RTR 200 4V makes 20.82 PS and 16.8 Nm . On the other hand, the power and torque of YZF R15 V3 stand at 18.6 PS and 14.1 Nm respectively. TVS offers the Apache RTR 200 4V in 1 colours whereas the Yamaha YZF R15 V3 comes in 4 colours. Out of 1016 user reviews, YZF R15 V3 scores 4.6 whereas the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V tallies 4.5 out of 5 based on 261 user reviews.

Apache RTR 200 4V vs YZF R15 V3

Key HighlightsApache RTR 200 4VYZF R15 V3
Body TypeSports Naked BikesSports Bikes
Engine TypeSingle-cylinder, 4-stroke, 4-valve, oil-cooled engineLiquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
Displacement197.75 cc155 cc
Max Power20.82 PS @ 8500 rpm18.6 PS @ 10000 rpm

Basic Information
On Road Price
Rs.1.53 Lakh onwards
Rs.1.83 Lakh onwards
Body Type
EMI Starts₹ 4,979
₹ 5,945
User Rating
Based on 261 Reviews
Based on 1016 Reviews
ColoursBlueThunder Grey
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Single-cylinder, 4-stroke, 4-valve, oil-cooled engine
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
197.75 cc
155 cc
Max Power
20.82 PS @ 8500 rpm
18.6 PS @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque
16.8 Nm @ 7500 rpm
14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
No. of Cylinders
Cooling System
Oil Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Self Start Only
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Wet multi plate- slipper clutch with 5 plate
Wet, multiple-disc
Mapped ignition system
TCI (Transistor controlled ignition)
Gear Box
5 Speed
66 mm
58 mm
57.8 mm
58.7 mm
Compression Ratio
Emission Type
Features and Safety
Single Channel
Dual Channel
Fuel Gauge
Riding Modes
Additional Features
Bore To Stroke Ratio ( 1.14 ), Smart Xonnect Technology, Glide Through Technology
Auxiliary light, Fuel consumption indicator, Shift timing light, VVA indicator, VVA, Side stand engine cut-off switch, Dual horn, Gear position indicator
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Engine Kill SwitchYesYes

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Mileage and Performance
City Mileage
48.75 kmpl
Highway Mileage
47.92 kmpl
Acceleration (0-60 Kmph)
4.37 Sec
3.40 Sec
Acceleration (0-100 Kmph)
12.23 Sec
11.42 Sec
Quarter Mile
17.37 s @ 118.83 kmph Sec
Roll-ons (30-70 kmph)
5.57 Sec
5.71 Sec
Roll-ons (40-80 kmph)
7.34 Sec
6.65 Sec
Braking (60-0 Kmph)
16 m Sec
19.93 Sec
Braking (80-0 Kmph)
29.46 m Sec
34.15 Sec
Braking (100-0 Kmph)
51.67 Sec
Chassis and Suspension
Double Cradle Split Synchro Stiff Frame
Body Type
Sports Naked Bikes, Sports Bikes
Sports Bikes
Front Suspension
Telescopic Forks with Preload Adjuster
Telescopic fork with 41.0 mm diameter
Rear Suspension
Mono Tube - Mono Shock
Monocross (link suspension)
Body GraphicsYesYes
Dimensions and Capacity
2050 mm
1990 mm
790 mm
725 mm
1050 mm
1135 mm
Fuel Capacity
12 L
11 L
Fuel Reserve
2.5 L
Saddle Height
800 mm
815 mm
Ground Clearance
180 mm
170 mm
1353 mm
1325 mm
Kerb Weight
152 kg
142 kg
Tail Light
Turn Signal Lamp
LED Tail Lights
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
12 V, 8 Ah
12 V, 4 Ah
Pilot LampsYes
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-17 Rear :-130/70-17
Front :-100/80-17 Rear :-140/70-17
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
282 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
240 mm
220 mm

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    • Segment-first adjustable front suspension offers an added layer of sophistication and works flawlessly.
    • The engine is a lot more usable now with power throughout the rev range.
    • Brakes have been improved significantly -- one of our biggest grouses with the older RTR 200s.

    Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    • Most powerful 150cc bike in India
    • Only bike in class to get VVA and Assist-and-Slip clutch
    • Fantastic handling

    TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    • The footpeg position is still set higher up, which can make for an uncomfortable riding posture over long distances.
    • The lack of a sixth gear is evident out on the highway.

    Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    • Aggressive riding posture
    • Poor plastic and built quality
    • Low intensity from LED headlight

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User Reviews of Comparison

  • Apache RTR 200 4V
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  • TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    Very Promising Bike

    The best pickup performance you can get is in this 200cc bike. It is easy to maintain and has a powerful BS6 FI engine.

    By sayan dasgupta
    On: Nov 10, 2021 | 95 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    Genuine review of RTR 200 4V BS6

    I have RTR 200 4V BS6 version. It's quite impressive in terms of looks and performance, but I had some issues with the..... Read More

    By kaushik sharma
    On: Oct 17, 2021 | 1897 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    It Gives Very Good Riding

    It gives very good riding comfort and the three modes are way great than any of the other bikes compared in the 200 cc..... Read More

    By abhishek george
    On: Aug 18, 2021 | 1947 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    Perfect Racing Machine.

    I select this bike without a test drive. I love the look and build quality of this machine and roars like a beast. It..... Read More

    By arvinth t
    On: Dec 22, 2020 | 8399 Views
  • TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

    Pros And Cons Of The Bike.

    Pros: Apache 200 4v gives a very good experience and it is a value for money bike. Full of features. Cons: Parts..... Read More

    By sai krishna
    On: Dec 21, 2020 | 10459 Views
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  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    The Racing Beast

    Overall Great Performance. Good safety with nice mileage. 42kmpl on cities and 45 to 47kmpl on highways.

    By venkatesh patnala
    On: Oct 19, 2021 | 142 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Stellar machine but ergonomics and hard plastics

    R15 v3 despite being a 155cc motorcycle has always had competition ahead of its segment. It has a significant impact on..... Read More

    By arun kalyanaraman r
    On: Oct 17, 2021 | 562 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    My Experience With R15V3

    My experience with R15 V3 is just awesome. It runs on an average of about 52KMPL on having its drink. Braking power..... Read More

    By deepu deepak
    On: Sep 21, 2021 | 1527 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    The perfect super bike under 2 lakh

    The experience with the bike was awesome. I love it. Its handling, it's control, it's pickup was amazing,..... Read More

    By chirag bhabar c116 m14
    On: Sep 11, 2021 | 651 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Super Sports bike ever

    Superbike ever in the 150cc category i love it.

    By rajesh kumar
    On: Sep 08, 2021 | 173 Views
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Questions And Answers

  • YZF R15 V3

Is R15V3 available in Hyderabador is it discontinued?

Iron asked on 29 Oct 2021

The Yamaha YZF R15 V3 has not been discontinued and is available for sale in the...

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By Bikedekho experts on 29 Oct 2021

Is R15 V3 available in dark knight colour, when will R15 V4 will launch?

Surya asked on 5 Oct 2021

Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is available in 4 different colours - Racing Blue, Thunder ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 5 Oct 2021

In R15 V3, bluetooth connectvity is available?

koneti asked on 23 Sep 2021

No, the Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is not equipped with bluetooth connectivity.

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By Bikedekho experts on 23 Sep 2021

What is the on-road price in Bhagalpur?

Anmol asked on 6 Sep 2021

Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is priced in the range of Rs 1.48 - 1.63 Lakh (ex-showroom, ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 6 Sep 2021

Engine light speedometer me dikh raha he kya problem ho sakta he?

ksg asked on 30 Aug 2021

It is the indicator to get your engine inspected at the authorized service ...

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