UM Renegade Commando Mojave special edition to launch in Oct-Nov 2017

23/02/2017 - 11:31 | ,   | Neelanjan Chakraborty

The UM Renegade Commando is the most expensive UM Global product available in India right now.

The UM Renegade Commando will soon be gained a new special edition model, revealed Mr Rajeev Mishra, Director Operations UM India & CEO at UM Lohia Two Wheelers Pvt Ltd, in an interview to Indian Autos Blog. The bike will be called as UM Renegade Commando Mojave and will be launched in October-November 2017.

UM Renegade Commando front three quarter left at Auto Expo 2016
The UM Renegade Commando Mojave will be a special edition model. Pictured here is the standard motorcycle.

Paying tribute to the Mojave desert in North America, the cruiser will probably get a cosmetic upgrade. The Mojave desert is famous for its difficult desert trail. At the heart of the machine will be a 279 cc water cooled, single cylinder mill presently doing in the Renegade range. Coupled to a 6-speed gearbox the engine is capable of producing 25 bhp at 8,500 rpm and 21.8 Nm of peak torque at 7,000 rpm.

The UM Renegade Commando is suspended over 41 mm standard telescopic forks up front and twin hydraulic springs in the rear. Brakes include a 280 mm disc in the front and a 130 mm drum in the rear. The fuel tank can store 18 litres of petrol and has a kerb weight of 172 kg.

Colour options for the Renegade Commando include Burgundy, Olive Green and Black Shine. The bike also gets a USB charging slot.

UM Renegade Commando side profile at Auto Expo 2016
The UM Renegade Commando Mojave pays tribute to the Mojave desert in the USA.

The UM Renegade Commando is currently priced at INR 1.64 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Renegade Mojave is expected to be slightly more expensive than the standard trim.

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