A few months ago TVS Motor Company revealed its new TVS Apache electric motorcycle plans into the electric mobility space by extending its collaboration with BMW Motorrad. This would include co-development of an electric platform that will cater to future electric scooters, motorcycles and new concepts.
Two wheelers manufacturing company German marque has previously collaborated on development and manufacturing of its entry level products- G310 R and G310 GS. The G310 is the main responsible for improving the market share of BMW Motorrad in India. This platform also underpins TVS’s flagship product Apache RR 310.
New TVS Apache Electric bike
The new upcoming TVS Apache Electric Motorcycle’s design has been created by famous artist Pratyush Rout. This electric bike is based on the existing TVS 310cc platform and looks very similar to the G310R
The new TVS Apache Electric Motorcycle gets slimer headlamp casket than the naked streetfighter from BMW . It gives you a muscular fuel tank such as the G 310 R but slightly different from the brand logo of TVS. This electric bike comes with a split seat setup while the G310R motorcycle comes with a single seat setup.
The rendition of the upcoming electric bike also gets blacked out internals, thus, providing a sporty dual-tone theme. Design of alloy wheel designs have taken from the G 310 R. The electric motorcycle gives you a large battery pack placed under the tank.
TVs Electric Motorcycle Features
TVs electric motorcycle provides you a powerful BLDC motor with a chain drive to the rear wheel. Other than this, all the features are comparable to G 310 R including same handlebar, stylish golden coloured front forks and also rear view mirrors. Aluminum finishes new footpegs and the brake pedal.
The bike is still in the developing stage and it may start production around 2024. Also, it gives you other features like an all LED lighting setup, fully digital TFT instruction console, TVs SmartXonnect function and Bluetooth connectivity. Upon launch, it could take the upcoming Bajaj Pulsar Electric or the KTM Duke Electric.
features of TVs iQube e-scooter
TVS currently retails only one electric two wheeler under the TVs iQube e-scooter. iQube is a 4.4kW hub mounted BLDC motor that takes power from a 3.04/4.56 kWh battery pack. The powertrain returns 3kW power and 100/140 Nm of peak torque. It gives you 100-140 kms on a single charge. The top speed of this scooter is 70 to 82 kmph.