UM Motorcycles which unveiled
several new bikes at the recently concluded Eicma show, has suggested that
while these motorcycles will currently be made available in the European
markets, their entry into the Indian market is under discussion. UM looks
forward to expanding its range by bringing in international categories for
their Indian consumers, the company stated.
UM Motorcycles unveiled its
new line of motorcycles in Milan, which consisted of the Café Racer 250 V-twin,
Café Sport 250 V-twin and Scrambler Naked 250 V-twin. Along with this, UM
Motorcycles also showcased their new, Renegade Vegas cruiser.
The design styles of the
Scrambler Naked 250 V-twin appear to be adventure-oriented, as it comes along
with dual purpose tyres, spoke wheels, long seat and a tall stance. The Café
Sport and Café Racer similar have a similar look but have a sporty vibe with
its single seat and a rear cowl. All three bikes are powered with a 248.9cc, V-twin,
air-cooled engine that churns out 18bhp at 8,000 rpm and 18.5 Nm at 8,000 rpm.
On the other hand, The
Renegade Vegas cruiser bike follows the traditional UM design pattern with a
more modern aesthetics. Powered by a 300 cc, single-cylinder motor that produces
25.4 bhp of power at 9,500 rpm, it consists of a six-speed gearbox.
Jose Villegas, Asia Director,
UM International LLC said, “EICMA 2018 was an important global event for us
where we presented our new bikes like Adventure, Scrambler, Café Racer, Renegade
Vegas to name a few, for the European market. As we continue to grow our
business and footprint in India, we will be launching more international
categories of bikes in near future for the very evolved and engaged Indian
Rajeev Mishra, CEO, UM Two
Wheelers Pvt Ltd further added, “These are exciting times for the automobile
sector in India with a lot of new entrants, offering something to the
discerning Indian audience. 2019 is also an important year for United Motors as
we gear up to launch Renegade Vegas, Renegade Duty S and our DSR Adventure
bikes in the second quarter itself.”
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