UM Renegade has also like the most other companies in the business have announced a price hike on two of it’s major Cruisers renegade Commando and Renegade Sports S in the beginning of the year.
Renegade Commando had been previously priced at 1.59 lakhs and 1.49 lakhs respectively with a hike of Rs. 5000 and Rs. 8000 respectively. Now they are priced at INR 1.64 lakhs and 1.57 lakhs respectively. (both ex-showroom, Delhi figures). The hike has come on effect from 1st January 2017 itself.
Rajeev Mishra, Director of UML justified the price hike as a result of rising cost of raw materials and operating costs. Both the models, Renegade Commando and Sports S are manufactured at UM Lohia’s auto facility at Kashipur, Uttrakhand.
Both the models share the same structure and run on a 280 cc engine which generates a maximum power of 24.8 bhp @ 8500 rpm and a maximum torque of 21.8 Nm @ 7000 rpm. While Renegade Commando is known for a typical cruiser styling, the Renegade Sports S sports a Power Cruiser design.