Apache RTR 160 vs Gixxer SF

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Rs85,333 *
*On Road Price Delhi
Rs99,296 *
*On Road Price Delhi
Rs1,02,383 *
*On Road Price Delhi

TVS Apache RTR 160 vs Suzuki Gixxer SF

TVS Apache RTR 160 vs Suzuki Gixxer SF: TVS Apache RTR 160 Front Disc is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 60 Kmpl while the claimed figure for Suzuki Gixxer SF Special MOTOGP Edition is 48.54 kmpl. TVS Apache RTR 160 is priced at Rs 85,333 (On road, Delhi) while Suzuki Gixxer SF is the costlier one priced at Rs 99,296 (On road, Delhi). Apache RTR 160 is available in 6 colour options while Gixxer SF has 4 colours to choose from. Apache RTR 160 churns out a power of 15.19 PS @ 8500 rpm while Gixxer SF produces 14.8 PS @ 8000 rpm.

Overview

Mileage60 Kmpl48.54 kmpl45 Kmpl
Front BrakeDiscDiscDisc
Rear BrakeDiscDrumDrum
Wheel TypeAlloyAlloySpoke
StartingKick and Self StartSelf Start OnlySelf Start Only
Fuel Capacity16 Ltrs12 Ltrs14 Ltrs
Engine Type4 Stroke, Single Cylinder4 -Stroke,1-Cylinder, Air Cooled, SOHC, 2 ValveTwin Spark, 2 Valve, DTS-I Engine, Oil Cooled
Displacement159.7 cc154.9 cc220 cc
Maximum Speed118 Kmph127 Kmph118 Kmph
Gear Box5 Speed5 Speed5 Speed
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol
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Engine and Transmission

Engine Type4 Stroke, Single Cylinder4 -Stroke,1-Cylinder, Air Cooled, SOHC, 2 ValveTwin Spark, 2 Valve, DTS-I Engine, Oil Cooled
Displacement159.7 cc154.9 cc220 cc
Mileage60 Kmpl48.54 kmpl45 Kmpl
Maximum Power15.19 PS @ 8500 rpm14.8 PS @ 8000 rpm19.03 PS@ 8400 rpm
Maximum Torque13.1 Nm @ 4000 rpm14 Nm @ 6000 rpm17.5 Nm @ 7000 rpm
StartingKick and Self StartSelf Start OnlySelf Start Only
Maximum Speed118 Kmph127 Kmph118 Kmph
Cooling SystemLiquid CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Gear Box5 Speed5 Speed5 Speed
ClutchWet, Multi PlateWet, Multi PlateWet, Multi Plate
No. of Cylinders111
Drive TypeWet, Multi-Plate 5 SpeedChain DriveChain Drive
Valves (per cylinder)222
Bore62 mm56 mm67 mm
Stroke52.9 mm62.9 mm62.40 mm
Supply SystemFuel Injection CarburetorCarburetor
Transmission TypeManualManualManual

Tyres and Brakes

Tyre Size

Front :-90/90 - 17,

Rear :-110/80 - 17

Front :-100/80 - 17,

Rear :-140/60R - 17

Front :-90/90- 17, Rear :-130/90- 15
Tyre TypeTubelessTubelessTubeless
Wheel Size

Front :-17 inch,

Rear :-17 inch

Front :-17 inch,

Rear :-17 inch

Front :-17 inch, Rear :-15 inch
Front BrakeDiscDiscDisc
Rear BrakeDiscDrumDrum
Optimum Tyre pressure (Rider)25 psiNANA
Optimum Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)25 psiNANA
Front Brake Diameter270 mm266 mm260 mm
Rear Brake Diameter200 mm130 mm130 mm

Features and Safety

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueDigitalNA
OdometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TripmeterDigitalDigitalDigital
ABSNoNoNo
CBSNoNoNo
Body GraphicsYesNANo
Carry HookNoNoNo
Fuel economy IndicatorYesNANA
Seat TypeSingleSingleSingle
ConsoleAnalogue and DigitalDigitalAnalogue and Digital
ClockYesYesNo
Passenger BackrestNoNoCushioned
Step-up SeatNoNoWith Low Slung Seating
Passenger FootrestYesYesYes
Underseat StorageNoNoNo
Distance to Empty IndicatorNoNANo

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis/FrameDouble Cradle Synchro STIFFSingle DowntubeTubular Double Cradle
Front SuspensionTelescopic Forks, 105 mm StrokeTelescopicTelescopic With Anti Friction Bush
Rear SuspensionMonotube Inverted Gas Filled Shox (MIG) With Spring AidSwing Arm, Mono SuspensionTwin Shock Absorber

Dimensions

Length2085 mm2050 mm2177 mm
Height1105 mm1085 mm1142 mm
Width730 mm785 mm806 mm
Ground Clearance165 mm160 mm169 mm
Saddle Height790 mm780 mm725 mm
Kerb Weight139 Kg139 Kgs155 Kg
Wheelbase1300 mm1330 mm1490 mm
Fuel Capacity16 Ltrs12 Ltrs14 Ltrs

Electricals

IgnitionIDI Dual Mode Digital IgnitionCDI DigitalDigital Twin Spark Ignition
Head Lamp35 / 35 W Halogen HS 1 Clear Lens with MFR12 V - 35 / 35 W55 / 60 W
Tail LampLEDLEDBulb
Turn Signal LampBulbBulbBulb
Pass SwitchYesYesYes
Projector HeadlightNoNANo
Battery TypeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free Maintenance Free
Battery Capacity12 V - 9 Ah12 V - 3 Ah12 V - 9 Ah
Low Fuel IndicatorYesYesNA
Pilot LampsYesNoNo
LED Tail LightYesYesNo

Service Costs

Air Filter Service Cost166NANA
Air Filter Service Frequency12000 kmsNANA
Spark Plug Service Cost115NANA
Spark Plug Service Frequency12000 kmsNANA
First year Service Cost1970NANA
Second year Service Cost2847NANA
Third year Service Cost2847NANA
Fourth year Service Cost2847NANA
Fifth year Service Cost2847NANA
Count of free services/kms.5NANA
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