Auto Expo 2016: UM Renegade Commando, Classic & Sport S cruisers launched

UM Motorcycle, a US based two-wheeler manufacturer, will unveil three new cruisers - Renegade Commando, Renegade Classic, and Renegade Sport S - at the Auto Expo 2016.

By: | Updated: April 14, 2016 12:41 AM

UM Renegade Commando, Renegade Classic and Renegade Sport S being showcased at the Auto Expo 2016 UM Motorcycle, a US based two-wheeler manufacturer, has launched three new cruisers - Renegade Commando, Renegade Classic, and Renegade Sport S - at the Auto Expo 2016 in the price range between Rs 1.49 lakh - Rs 1.69 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Known for offering affordable sportbikes and cruisers, UM Motorcycle signed a strategic joint venture with the Indian electric two-wheeler maker Lohia Auto in 2015. Under the agreement, a new company UML was formed with 50-50 partnership between the two companies. The company also announced that the bookings for all three bikes will commence from today across the nation. UM Renegade Commando The UM Renegade Commando is a low-slung cruiser bike powered by a 279cc, single-cylinder, water-cooled engine that develops a maximum power output of 25bhp at 8500rpm and 21.8Nm of peak torque at 7000rpm mated to a 6-speed gearbox. Features such as wide handlebars and hydraulic telescopic suspension at front and spring at the rear make it an ideal cruiser for day-to-day riding. UM Renegade Commando price - Rs 1.59 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) UM Renegade Classic & Sport S The Renegade Classic and Sport S share engine with the Commando. First showcased at the 2015 EICMA in Milan, the Renegade Sport S comes with an electric start. Other features are air filter with paper element, 6-speed synchronised mesh gearbox, etc. It gets telescopic suspension at the front and dual shocks abosorbers at the rear. Both the motorcycles offer a fuel tank of 18 litres and weigh 172kg with 90 per cent fuel-filled in fuel tank. UM Renegade Sport price - Rs 1.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) UM Renegae Classic price - Rs 1.69 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) UM-Lohia JV has invested Rs 100 crore for business expansion and manufacturing is already underway at Lohia Auto's Kashipur, Uttarakhand facility. Head-quartered out of New Delhi, the company has also started appointing dealers across the nation with special focus on tier 2 and tier 3 cities. For live updates on Auto Expo 2016, click here

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