TVS Motor Company has increased price of the Apache RR 310 yet again. Now, the bike is available at Rs 2,49,990 (ex-showroom), which is around Rs 2,000 higher than before. The BS6-compliant Apache RR 310 was introduced at Rs 2.4 lakh in January 2020, and received price hikes in July 2020 (Rs 2.45 lakh) and January 2021 (R 2.48 lakh). With the latest price hike, the Apache RR 310 gets closer to the KTM RC390 that costs Rs 2.60 lakh. Price of the latter one was increased from Rs 2.57 lakh to Rs 2.60 lakh in January 2021.
As mentioned above, the bike gets an update with BS6-compliant engine and a few cosmetic and feature upgrades last year. No changes have been made to its 2021 model year. The 2021 TVS Apache RR 310 uses the same BS6-compliant, 312.2cc engine that’s good for 34bhp and 27.3Nm. Some of its design highlights include dual projector LED headlamp, a large ‘Apache’ moniker running across the fairing and on the fuel tank, stylish seats, LED taillamps and new dual-tone paint scheme.
The 2021 TVS Apache RR 310 continues to feature the new 5.0-inch colour TFT instrument panel with Bluetooth connectivity, named, TVS Smart Xconnect. It enables user to pair smartphone to the display and access multiple functions via the TVS Connect App. The display shows turn-by-turn navigation, incoming caller’s details, mobile phone statures, health alerts and allows to reject and accept the call.
The bike has ride-by-ride throttle offering four riding modes – Urban, Rain, Track and Sport. The updated RR 310 has been assembled with new Michelin Road 5 tyres, replaced the old Michelin Pilot Streets units. Similar to the Apache RTR 200 4v and RTR 160 4v, the Apache RR 310 comes with Glide Through Technology+ feature enabling ride the bike without feeding any throttle.