UM Motorcycles, the Indian arm of the American motorcycle maker, UM International, LLC along with Lohia Auto has opened its seventh dealership in India in Surat. Known as Diamond UM, the new dealership is situated Plot No.25A- 1st& 2ndFloor, Patel Ind. Co. Op. Society, Opp. Community Hall, Katargam, Surat. Spread over an area of approx. 2700 sq ft, the dealership facility has a showroom integrated with an after-sales service facility to ensure that the customers receive pre and post sales ownership experience.
The Renegade Commando is a low-slung cruiser powered by a 280 cc engine with 25 bhp at 8,500 rpm and 21.8 Nm of torque at 7,000 rpm, mated to a six-speed transmission. This machine has a 200 mm ground clearance and an inbuilt USB charging point. The bike comes equipped with wide handlebars, hydraulic telescopic front suspension and spring rear suspension. The Renegade Commando will be available at INR 1.67 lakhs (ex-showroom, Surat).
The Renegade Sports S model will also share the same engine as the Renegade Commando. The Renegade Commando and its sibling Renegade Sports S come with an electric start. A feature called Service Alert Maintenance comes as a standard fitment in both Renegade Commando and Renegade Sports S. The LED Lights come as a standard in Sports S version. A Six-speed transmission has been added for easy cruising. The front wheel has telescopic suspension while the rear wheel has dual shock absorbers. These motorcycles have a fuel tank of 18 liters with a kerb weight of 172 Kg. The Renegade Sports S is available at INR 1.57 lakhs (ex-showroom, Surat).
Speaking on this occasion, Rajeev Mishra, Director UML, said, “This showroom in Surat marks our entry in the state of Gujarat. The state has emerged as a very strong market in the Western region for cruiser bikes and the opening of this showroom is a testimony to this fact. We are confident that this state of the art showroom will be able to fulfill the aspirations and needs of our customers with our amazing products and fabulous services. This dealership will house our flagship products like Renegade Commando and Renegade Sports S which has already received an overwhelming response from across the country since its launch in Auto Expo 2016.The prospective customers of UM Motorcycles in Surat will be able to discover our products up close and personal at this new dealership.”