TVS Motor Company is
showcasing its vision of the future mobility solutions for the evolving
two-wheeler rider at the Auto Expo –The Motor Show 2018. The company is presenting
the TVS Creon, the TVS Zeppelin and the TVS Apache RTR 200 Fi Ethanol.
The TVS Creon is a performance oriented, electric scooter concept,
designed keeping in mind the global dream for a green future and uncompromised
performance. This scooter concept is a
testament to the fact that electric scooters can be both - exciting as well as
The TVS Creon features a
next-generation electric motor that propels this scooter from 0 - 60 kmph in
under 5.1 seconds and boasts of a range of 80 km. A rapid charging time of 60 minutes for 80%
of full charge is on par with current generation smartphones, leaving little
idle time while charging.
The heart of the TVS Creon is
powered by 3 state-of-the-art Li-ion batteries capable of delivering 12 kw of
instantaneous power. The batteries have
been specially designed to ensure high charge per volume of battery. This helps to keep the overall dimensions of
the TVS Creon compact and maintain everyday practicality of usage.
TVS Creon also gets futuristic
smart connected technologies on board, which have been developed in
collaboration with Intel. The scooter concept is equipped with a
state-of-the-art TFT Screen which displays the speedometer, battery charge and,
health status, tachometer, trip meter and odometer. The vehicle is app-enabled and offers a host
of features including cloud connectivity, 3 custom riding modes, regenerative
braking, park assist, safety, anti-theft, GPS & navigation, and
TVS Zeppelin is a futuristic
motorcycle cruiser concept. TVS Zeppelin is a performance cruiser motorcycle,
sporting a raw metal look and feel. At
the heart is a 220cc engine coupled with a one-of-its kind, TVS patented -
Integrated Starter Generator (ISG). ISG comes with an e-boost option, which
starts the motorcycle faster by giving it an augmented boost. This empowers the motorcycle with unmatched
performance and best-in-class fuel efficiency. A 1200W regenerative assist
motor with 48V Li-ION battery further adds to the powerful performance.
Targeted at the new-age long
distance rider, TVS Zeppelin is a sleek metal-bodied cruiser in a striking
matte black finish with shades of rustic brown.
The sleek ochre front forks, together with a compact head-lamp, make a
distinct statement. The riding posture of TVS Zeppelin is aggressive yet
comfortable, having two-up seat, lowered bars and feet forward highway
The handling of the motorcycle
is aided by lightweight tubeless spoked alloys, 41 mm USD forks, dual-channel
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) and monoshocks.
It’s silent belt drive provides an engaging ride with a dynamic
cornering capability added to a superior braking performance.
Complete with state-of-the-art
features such as LED lighting system, first-in-class smart Bio-key, electronic
speedometer, online connectivity, the TVS Zeppelin also hosts an integrated HD
Action camera to capture your riding adventures on the go.
TVS Apache RTR
200 Fi Ethanol
TVS Motor Company is showcasing
its revolutionary ethanol powered motorcycle, TVS Apache RTR 200 Fi Ethanol. Ethanol
is domestically produced from renewable plant sources. The TVS Apache RTR 200
Fi Ethanol is equipped with technical improvements to make the motorcycle
reliable with Ethanol as fuel. It sports
vibrant green graphics on the tank with a sticker to indicate ‘Ethanol’ thus
lending it a stylish look.
TVS Apache RTR 200 Fi Ethanol
is also equipped with a Twin-Spray-Twin-Port EFI technology. This ensures better drivability, faster
throttle response and further guarantees reduction in emission levels. With these factors in place, the engine
operation becomes linear leading to better usable power under varied ambient
conditions thereby increasing the performance.
The E85 version motorcycle
boasts of an impressive peak power of 21 PS @ 8500 rpm with a torque of 18.1 Nm
@ 7000 rpm and has an ascending top speed of 129 kmph.
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