TVS Motor ropes in global veteran as design head

TVS Motor Co, one of India’s top motorcycle makers, said it appointed industry veteran Timothy Prentice as vice president in charge of design. Having started his career at Honda’s US-based R&D team, Prentice won the Red Dot award for designing electric motorcycle Mission R in 2010. Prentice has helped brands such as Triumph Motorcycles, Polaris, […]

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TVS Motor says readying to start ops post COVID shutdown

TVS Motor Co, one of India’s top three two-wheeler makers, said it is getting ready to restart manufacturing operations after registering zero sales for the month of April due to the pan-India Coronavirus lockdown. “TVS Motor Company is gearing up to restart operations as per state guidelines and is undertaking strong measures to safeguard the […]

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TVS Motors launches four new products in Bangladesh

Two-wheeler maker TVS motors said that it launched four new products in Bangladesh: Apache RTR 160 4V single disc, TVS Max 125, TVS Metro 100cc motorcycle, and utility vehicle TVS XL100 Heavy Duty. Bangladesh is one of the key export markets for TVS Motors. It distributes its two-wheelers through TVS Auto Bangladesh across the country. […]

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TVS Motor unveils Jupiter Grande at Rs 56,000

TVS Motor Company has introduced yet another version to its successful Jupiter line of scooters. Jupiter Grande, priced at Rs 56,000 ex-showroom in Delhi, has a few functional extras like an LED front-lamp that saves power and fuel, adjustable mono-shock suspension at the back and a new seat. The new model is priced at Rs […]

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TVS Motor adds fast clutch technology to Apache RTR 200 4V

TVS Motor Co announced a new variant of its 200cc Apache RTR motorbike with special ‘race derived’ clutch technology that makes it easier to shift gears. The new model costs about Rs 1,600 extra. “The ‘A-RT Slipper Clutch’ technology, accentuates the motorcycle’s performance, with 22% reduction in clutch force for quicker upshifts, enabling the rider […]

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TVS Motor Co Q3 revenue up 24% on year, PAT up 16%

Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company reported strong top line growth for the Oct-Dec quarter riding on robust sales of its two-wheelers, but net profit growth failed to keep up due to higher taxes. The company’s third quarter revenue increased 23.5% on year to Rs 3684.95 crores, while net profit rose 16.3% to Rs […]

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TVS Motor takes on KTM Duke 390 with Apache RR 310, price seen at Rs 1.5 lakh

TVS Motor Company has, for the first time, entered the premium motorcycle category with its Apache RR 310 motorcycle, but pricing details are not yet revealed. “The motorcycle marks TVS Motor Company’s entry into the super-premium segment, both in domestic and international markets,” the company said. The premium motorcycle category is currently dominated by Royal […]

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TVS Motor India 2-wheeler sales down, but exports grow

TVS Motor Company reported a sales growth of 3% for its two- and three-wheeler sales in October. TWO WHEELERS Scooter sales grew by 15.7% to 106,910 units in October 2017. Motorcycles sales grew by 3.2% to 125,409 units in October 2017. However, the growth came largely from exports. Two-wheeler exports grew by 20.0% increasing from […]

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TVS Motor Q2 sales up 18%, profit up 20%

Two- and three-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company reported a revenue growth of 18.2% for the quarter ended September 2017, while net profit jumped 20%. Revenue excluding duties grew to Rs. 4097.99 crores in the quarter ended September 2017 from Rs. 3465.69 crores last year. Profit After Tax (PAT) increased by 20.2% to Rs.213.16 crores in […]

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TVS two-wheeler sales rise 22% to 3.5 lakh in September

TVS Motor Company reported one of the strongest increases in its sales in its history, partly due to the compensatory effect of GST-related troubles in the previous month. Total two-wheeler sales registered a growth of 22.1% with sales increasing from 287,449 units last year to 350,854 units in September 2017. Within this, domestic two-wheeler sales […]

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TVS Victor gets a facelift with a Premium variant

TVS Motor Co has launched a new version of its mass commuter motorcycle Victor. The new model, called Victor Premium, is an attempt to make the bike look better, while preserving most of its specifications such as the 110cc engine. “This premium edition of TVS Victor now offers quality and performance with bold styling and […]

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