TVS Motor Company has received a patent for its anti-lock brake system (ABS) for motorcycles. The new system helps to overcome the problems, defects and drawbacks encountered in the previous models. The company is currently using the ABS technology in its high-end motorcycle TVS Apache, in collaboration with German component manufacturer Continental Corporation. The company had filed the application in December 2009 claiming technical advancement and inventive steps, over the known anti-lock brake systems.
TVS Motor Company is a leading two and three-wheeler manufacturer, and is the flagship company of the $ 7 billion TVS Group. The company posted sales of 211,470 units in the month of February 2017 as against 219,467 units recorded in the month of February 2016.