UM Renegade Commando features a conventional cruiser styling with high and wide handlebars, low seats, raked out front forks and stylish fuel tank.
UM Renegade Commando is powered by a 279cc, single-cylinder, water-cooled engine that is good for 25bhp and 21.8Nm.
The UM Renegade Commando cruiser was launched in India at the 2016 Delhi Auto Expo alongside the Renegade Sport S and Renegade Classic. While the Renegade Commando is priced at Rs. 1.59 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the two naked compact sportbikes – Renegade Sport S and Renegade Classic – are available at Rs. 1.49 lakh and 1.69 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) respectively.
With these three products, the American motorcycle maker – UM Motorcycles – entered into the Indian two-wheeler market, and commenced its operations. For people not in the know, the American bikemaker had signed a 50-50% partnership under a strategic collaboration with the home-grown electric two-wheel maker – Lohia Auto – and named the brand UML.
The company aims to manufacture 1 lakh units on annual basis at Lohia Auto’s plant in Kashipur, Uttarakhand, and export vehicles to other Asian markets. With an aim to expand its Indian operations, the Miami-based bikemaker plans to establish over 50 dealerships across the country.
UM Renegade Commando India Images
Rs. 1.59 lakh (ex-showroom, Delh
UM Renegade Commando India Design & Styling
This low-slung cruiser looks quite rugged and sporty. The bike features a conventional cruiser styling with elements like low seats, high and wide handlebars, raked out front forks and stylish fuel tank. Its braking system consists of 280mm, 2-piston caliper disc at the front and drum brake at the rear. For shock absorption, the cruiser gets hydraulic telescopic 41mm upfront and twin hydraulic with spring rear suspension. It is assembled with the 110/90- 16 front and 140/90 – 15 rear tyres.
Dimensions of the UM Renegade Commando measure 2,257mm in length, 820mm in width and 1,140mm in height. It has a seat height of 750mm, and carries a kerb weight of 172kgs. The wheelbase and ground clearance of the bike stand at 1,545mm and 150mm respectively. It offers a fuel tank capacity of 18-litres.
UM Renegade Commando India Engine & Transmission
Power for the UM Renegade Commando comes from a 279cc, single-cylinder, water-cooled engine that is capable of producing a maximum power output of 25bhp at 8,500rpm and a peak torque of 21.8Nm at 7,000rpm. This powertrain comes with electric start and paper element air cleaner. Transmission duties are carried out by a 6-speed, Synchronous mesh overdrive gearbox.
Type – 279cc, single-cylinder, water-cooled
Power – 25bhp @ 8,500rpm
Torque – 21.8Nm @ 7,000rpm
Transmission – 6-speed manual
UM Renegade Commando India Dimensions
Length – 2,257mm
Width – 820mm
Height – 1,140mm
Seat Height – 750mm
Wheelbase – 1,545mm
Ground Clearance – 150mm
Kerb Weight – 172kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity – 18-litre
Front – 280mm, 2-piston caliper disc
Rear – Drum
Front – Hydraulic telescopic 41mm
Rear – Twin hydraulic with spring rear
Front – 110/90- 16
Rear – 140/90 – 15
Stylish fuel tank
High and wide handlebars