TVS Apache RR 310 vs BMW G 310 R Spec Comparo

TVS-BMW collaborated with each other for small displacement motorcycles in 2012. The deal was that TVS will manufacture these motorcycles and BMW will provide the technology and expertise. The TVS Apache RR 310 is the first product out of this alliance from the Hosur-based maker while the BMW G310 R is the deal from BMW.  Both the vehicles share their underpinnings. However, while the TVS offering is a fully faired one, the BMW motorcycle is just the opposite – a naked. There is a difference in the price too. The BMW has taken the premium side while the TVS is a tad more affordable. There, however is no difference in the technology or even the brakes/tyres of these two bikes. Read on to find out which one should you go for with our spec comparo.

TVS Apache RR 310 vs BMW G 310 R

 

 

TVS Apache RR 310BMW G 310 R
Engine Specification
TypeSingle cylinder, liquid cooledSingle cylinder, liquid cooled
Engine capacity312.2cc313cc
Valvetrain4 valves4 valves
Compression ratio10.9:110.6:1
Max Power34PS@9,700rpm34PS@9,500rpm
Max torque27.3Nm@7,700rpm28Nm@7,500rpm
Power/Weight200.58PS/tonne182.79PS/tonne
Dimensions
LxWxH (mm)2,001X786X1,1352,005X820X1,080
Wheelbase (mm)1,3651,374
Fuel tank capacity11 litres11 litres
Kerb weight (kg)169.5186.5
Suspension
FrontInverted cartridge telescopic forkUpside down fork
RearTwo arm aluminium die-cast
swingarm
mono tube
Solid die-cast aluminum swingarm,
directly hinged monoshock
Brakes
Front (ABS)300mm disc300mm disc
Rear (ABS)240mm disc240mm disc
Tyres
Front110/70-R17110/70-R17
Rear150/60-R17150/60-R17
Price (ex-Mumbai)2.13 lakh2.99 lakh

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