Crafted to Overcome, Crafted to Outperform
1982
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1982
Pioneers from the start
Sundaram Clayton Limited (a TVS Group Company), unleashed its powerful 50cc mopeds into the arena of racing. The machine clocked unbelievable speeds of 105 kmph.
1987
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1987
Genesis of TVS Racing
TVS Racing came into existence with the objective of engineering the motorcycles for high performance racing.
1988
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1988
Scaling Heights
Built to endure, the AX 100 won the Great Himalayan Desert Rally.
1990
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1990
Raising the Bar
In 1990 TVS Racing shifted gears to an all new level of performance with the introduction of 5 speed gearboxes.
1991
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1991
Developing superior
Rally capabilities
The Supra SS 100cc, a one of it’s kind special rally kit bike developed for rally racing.
1993
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1993
Scripting history
Kicked off scheme bike racing in India.
1994
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1994
One Make
Supremacy
TVS Racing becomes the 1st Indian manufacturer to launch one make racing in the country.
2000
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2000
Start of the
4-stroke era
Superior engineering capabilities forged wins in the Rally, Supercoss and Road Racing Circuit.
2007
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2007
Born of a
Racing Gene
TVS introduces the RTR series of Apache motorcycle born from the experience and learnings on the race track. Racing DNA unleashed.
2013
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2013
Fine-tuned for
racing dominance
Birth of the Apache 450 RTR FX. The most advanced rally machine in the country.
2015
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2015
Leaving a Mark
at Dakar
TVS Racing becomes the 1st Indian Factory Team to take part at the prestigious Dakar Rally in association with Sherco Motorcycles.
2016
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2016
LEADING THE
PACK
Unrivalled leaders in 8 out of 9 Championships in India with an unbeatable win rate
2017
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2017
INDIAN PRIDE AT
DAKAR
The tri-colour flies high at Dakar as TVS Racing’s Aravind KP becomes the 1st Indian to ride for the Sherco TVS Factory Rally team.
2018
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2018
7-TIME
INMRC CHAMPIONS
History unfolds at the MMRT Chennai as
TVS Racing's Jagan Kumar clinched his
7th consecutive INMRC Title.
2019
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2019
ARAVIND KP BECOMES THE ONLY INDIAN TO COMPLETE THE DAKAR 2019
The Mangalore-born racer has made his racing dream a reality with the Sherco TVS Factory Rally team.
35 years
39 YEARS OF
DOMINANCE
TVS Racing has been an unstoppable force in the world of Indian Motorsports. With race-bred innovation at our core, we ride to glory!
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An impressive double podium finish by the Metge Brothers.

A top 10 finish for

Sherco TVS Factory
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Merzouga Rally 2018.

A PODIUM FINISH FOR TVS RACING AFTER
BRAVING 5 DAYS OF EXTREME CONDITIONS
AT DESERT STORM.

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Meet the Championship winning riders from the TVS Racing Team.
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TVS Racing Rider Aravind KP

ARAVIND KP - (33 yrs)

Mangalore, India

Race Category: Rally and Supercross

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2006

Other Interests: Surfing, Swimming, Cycling

Racing since the age of 19, he is the only Indian racer to complete the Dakar rally.

He has been with TVS Racing for over 13 years, winning 17 National Championships in Dirt track, Rallies and Motocross race formats. He is the first Indian to win an overseas Motocross Championship in Sri Lanka and also the first Indian to be a part of the Sherco TVS Rally Factory team at the Dakar Rally.

Over the past three years, Aravind has posted a strong performance in various international rallies like India Baja, Morocco Rally, PanAfrica Rally, OiLibya Rally, Baja Aragon, etc.

TVS Racing Rider Abdul Wahid Tanveer

Abdul Wahid Tanveer - (27 yrs)

Mysore, India

Race Category: Rally and Supercross

Other Interests: Food

Racing since the age of 18, has won 3 National Championships in Rally and Supercross. He was crowned champion in the National Supercross and National Rally 2016. He was felicitated as the supercross Champion in Group A category and Rally Champion in Superbike up to 600cc category by FMSCI in 2016.

Tanveer is the winner of Raid de Himalaya 2016 in Group A category and stood 2nd in Desert Storm 2017. He came third in 2018 India Baja under 500cc category and is the winner of the Enduro Class category in the Pan-African Rally 2018.

He was also a winner of the Dakar series, India Baja race and completed the Merzouga Rally in Morocco in an impressive 27th position. He promotes the TVS Racing and TVS Apache brand for TVS Motor Company.

TVS Racing Rider R. Nataraj

R Natraj - (33 yrs)

Bangalore, India

Race Category: Dirt Track, Rallies and Motocross

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2009

Racing since the age of 18, He has won 8 National Championships in Dirt track, Rallies and Motocross. He was crowned champion in the National Supercross Championship in Group B and Group C category in 2016 and won Indian National Rally championship in Group A pro experts category.

He also won the Raid de Himalaya in both 2013 and 2014, finishing runner-up in 2015. He also won Dakshin Dare in 2013 and 2016.

Nataraj won the Desert Storm early this year. He promotes TVS Racing and TVS Apache brand for TVS Motor Company. He has been with TVS Racing for a decade now.

Sherco TVS Factory Rally Team Rider Adrien Metge

Adrien Metge - (33 yrs)

Gange, France

Race Category: Enduro, Motorcross and Rally

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2016

Other Interests: Biking, Jet skiing and listening to music

Racing since the age of 5 and participating in his first motocross event at age 9.

He has won the Brazilian Enduro championship consecutively for two years – 2014 and 2015.

He has also won the E1 Cross Country French Cup in 2013.

Metge participated in Dakar for two consecutive years where he finished at strong positions; 11th in Dakar 2016 and 22nd in Dakar 2017.

Sherco TVS Factory Rally Team Rider Joan Pedrero

Lorenzo Santolino - (31 yrs)

Salamance, Spain

Race Category: Enduro and Rally

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2018

Other Interests: Skiing, Swimming and Trekking

Racing since the age of 8, he was hailed as Enduro World Champion in 2010. He came third at the World E1 Championship, 2015 and won the Spanish Championship 7 times between Enduro and Xc.

His first-ever event was his participation in the first international Rally; Desert Storm, India, where he finished the race at the second position and stands as champion in the India Baja, 2018.

TVS Racing Rider Aishwarya Pissay

Aishwarya Pissay - (24 yrs)

Bangalore, India

Race Category: Rally and Road Racing

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2017

Racing Since the age of 18, She has won seven championships in women’s category of Raid De Himalaya 2017 & 2016, Dakshin Dare 2017 & 2016, Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) in 2017 & 2018 and TVS Apache Ladies One Make Championship 2017.

She has also won INMRC National Championship 2017 and participated in Desert Storm 2017 & 2018. Aishwarya started racing at the age of 18 and since then she is championing motorsport among women in India. Her goal in life is to participate in the Dakar Rally and win the global championship.

TVS Racing Rider Harith Noah

Harith Noah - (25 yrs)

Kerala, India

Race Category: Rally and Supercross

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2012

Other Interests: Loves riding downhill and road bicycles

Racing since the age of 18, Harith has been a champion in the Supercross category, with 7 National championships in his name. He was crowned champion in MRF National Supercross Championship, in Group A & B, consecutively in 2011 & 2012. In 2014, he won the MRF National Supercross Champion in Foreign Open class category.

2017 was the most challenging and endearing year for him, as he won 5 out of 6 events that he had participated in the championship.

He won National Supercross Championship in 2018 as well. In 2018, Harith made his International Rally debut with the Rally of Morocco. He also finished among the top 8 in the Baja Aragon 2019. He represents TVS Racing in various national and international platforms with pride.

TVS Racing Rider Syed Asif Ali

Syed Asif Ali

Bhopal, India

Age: 38 years

Riding since 2014 for TVS Racing.

Winner of Gulf Monsoon Scooter Autocross in Group B category & the fastest rider of the day award.

Won Dakshin Dare 2017 in the Scooter category.

Won Indian National Rally Championship in the Scooters category.

Participates in Scooter rally events.

Won National Rally championships in scooter category in 2015 and 2016.

Won Dakshin Dare rally ride in 2014 and 2016 riding race tuned Wego 160cc.

Won Gulf Monsoon Scooter Rally 2016.

TVS Racing Rider Harry Sylvester

Harry Sylvester

Chennai, India

Age: 37 years

Riding for TVS Racing since 2005.

Participates in Road Racing events.

Runner up in National championship in year 2012 riding RTR 165cc in Group B 4-stroke upto 165cc category.

Won the championship 2008 riding RTR 165cc in Group D 4-stroke upto 165cc category.

He has trained in Malaysia with the top Asian riders.

TVS Racing Rider K, Jagan Kumar

Jagan Kumar - (28 yrs)

Chennai, India

Race Category: Road Racing and Drag Racing

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2009

Other Interests: Cycling and Swimming

Racing since the age of 18, He has won the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 7 times in a row from 2011 till date.

He has also been declared the winner of National Drag Racing Championship by FMSCI in 2016 and 2017 consecutively. He has been awarded the Best Road Racing Rider trophy by FMSCI six times since 2012.

He also promotes the TVS Racing and TVS Apache brand for TVS Motor Company.

TVS Racing Rider K Y Ahamed

K Y Ahamed

Chennai, India

Age: 23 years

Riding for TVS Racing since 2016.

Participates in Road Racing events.

Winner of round 3 of National Road Racing championship 2016.

Trained extensively in Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia and Malaysia.

Young and promising future talent.

TVS Racing Rider S. Kannan

S Kannan

Chennai, India

Age: 28 years

Riding for TVS Racing since 2015.

Participates in Road Racing events.

Runner up in National championship in year 2016 riding RTR 165cc.

Won 2 races in the National championship 2016.

Trained in Malaysia with the top Asian riders.

TVS Racing Rider Imran Pasha

Imran Pasha - (21 yrs)

Mysore, India

Race Category: Rally

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2016

Other Interests: Cycling and Football

Racing since the age of 18, He won the India National Rally Championship (INRC) in the SuperSport Group B 165cc category and won the 250 cc category in India Baja, 2018.

He is among the fast emerging young riders in the TVS Racing Factory Rally team. He joined the TVS Racing Team in 2016 and has proved his riding prowess across multiple National Rally Championships.

TVS Racing Rider Rajendra Re

Rajendra RE - (31 yrs)

Shimoga, India

Race Category: Dirt Track, Rally and Supercross

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2016

Other Interests: Cycling

Racing since the age of 21 years, he won 6 National Championships in Dirt track, Rallies and Supercross.

He was crowned Champion twice in the Indian National Rally Championship in Group B (165 cc category) in 2016 & 2017. 2017 was the most rewarding year for Rajendra as he emerged victorious in India Baja, Desert Storm, Raid de Himalaya and Dakshin Dare.

While in 2019, he was the proud winner of the INRC Rally 4 and 1st in Supercross and in 3 rounds he came 2nd.

TVS Racing Rider Johnny Aubert

Johnny Aubert - (39 yrs)

Maubeuge, France

Race Category: Enduro and Rally

Other Interests: Golf, Paddling, running and bicycle riding

Racing since the age of 4, He is a two-time Enduro world champion and has won more than 40 Enduro GP’s in his racing career.

While also being a strong performer in Dakar Rally 2018. He finished the Dakar Rally 2018 at sixth position.

TVS Racing Rider Micheal Metge

Micheal Metge - (40 yrs)

Gange, France

Race Category: Enduro and Rally

Riding for TVS Racing: Since 2016

Racing since a very young age, Michael Metge comes from a family, rich in rally experience with his father competing in the Paris Dakar Rally six times and his younger brother Adrien already part of the Sherco TVS Rally Factory team since 2016.

He comes on board with his vast Dakar experience, having participated in the rally 6 times and has had 3 podium finishes in the individual stages and also is the winner of PanAfrica Rally and Baja Aragon, 2018.

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