• Spread over 2400 sq.ft., the dealership is located on Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru
• Tenth World class showroom of UM Motorcycles in India
•Renegade Commando and Renegade Sports S to be made available for Test drives at the dealership
Bengaluru , October 28th, 2016: UM Motorcycles - the Indian arm of the American motorcycle maker, UM International, LLC along with Lohia Auto has opened its tenth dealership in India in Bengaluru, the capital of Karnataka. To be called, Bengaluru UM, the new dealership is situated on Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru
Spread over an area of approx. 2400 sq ft, the dealership facility has a showroom integrated with an after-sales service facility to ensure that the customers receive best-in-class pre-and post-sales ownership experience.
Speaking on this occasion, Mr. Rajeev Mishra, Director – UML, said, UM Motorcycles is focused on delivering a “pure motorcycling” experience to the customers. Our motorcycles are simple, evocative of classic style and a fun to ride. Our partnership with Bengaluru UM is very significant and reflects UM Motorcycles efforts to connect with its consumers and provide high quality services that equal international standards. With a perfect combination of aesthetics, dynamism and perfect road handling, our UM products provide a truly unmatched biking experience.” This dealership will house our flagship products like Renegade Commando and Renegade Sports S. The prospective customers of UM Motorcycles in Bengaluru will be able to discover our products up close and personal at this new dealership.”
Ms. Madhuri Mudhol, Proprietor Bengaluru UM said “UM Motorcycles are considered among the most coveted Cruiser brands in America and we are fully committed to this partnership and look forward to an exciting time ahead. Working with UM Motorcycles in Bengaluru will be an enriching experience that will enable both partners to grow.UM Bengaluru has engaged professionally trained staff for the management of sales and after sales, to ensure best in class customer service for both pre-and post sales ownership experience.
The Renegade Commando is a low-slung cruiser powered by a high powered 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 lightweight machine has a 200 mm ground clearance and an inbuilt USB charging point. The front disc brakes improve the braking efficiency drastically while radiation increases the engine efficiency. The bike comes with wide handlebars and hydraulic telescopic front suspension and spring rear suspension, which is ideal for a cruiser-segment motorcycle. The Renegade Commando will be available at INR 1.69 lakhs (ex-showroom, Bengaluru).
The Renegade Sports S model will also share the same engine as the Renegade Commando. The Renegade Sports S was much appreciated when it was showcased at the 2015 EICMA in Milan. The Renegade Commando and its sibling Renegade Sports S come with an electric start. An innovative 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. Six-speed synchronized mesh 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 1.59 lakhs (ex-showroom, Bengaluru).
About UM International, LLC
Known for crafting quality bikes that not only ride but conquer the road, UM Motorcycles International, LLC has established itself a leader in offering products that have changed the dynamics of transportation and riding. Since its inception, the brand has been constantly innovating and creating great concepts to provide exceptional transportation to its customers.
UM International’s US based headquarters in Miami, FL leads the company’s global strategy in sales, marketing, R&D, manufacturing, financial and after sales service efforts worldwide. Product design, innovation and engineering is born in the company’s Miami based R&D and Design center and carries American DNA. With more than 1500 stores worldwide, the company will be present in more than 35 countries with manufacturing facilities through JV alliances in the Philippines and Bangladesh to attend to the domestic demand in these two markets and consolidate its expansion into more than 10 ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) markets including Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
About UM Lohia Two Wheelers Pvt. Ltd (UML)
With similar ideologies to revolutionize the industry and change the dynamics of transportation, US-based UM International, LLC & Lohia Auto joined hands in September 2014 to form UM Lohia Two-Wheelers Pvt. Ltd. (UML). So far an investment of INR 100 crores has gone into this JV for business expansion. Manufacturing has been already underway at the Lohia Auto's Kashipur facility in Uttarakhand which will also support the Government’s ‘Make in India’ initiative.