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UM unveils Renegade Thor – the world’s first geared electric cruiser, along with the Renegade Duty S and Duty Ace at Auto Expo 2018

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By chandu Created on 02/09/2018 - 12:31 . Updated 02/09/2018 - 12:31

Bengaluru :8th February, 2018:UM Lohia Two Wheelers Pvt Ltd showcased its prowess for the India market today by unveiling three motorcycles at the Auto Expo 2018 – The Renegade Thor, which is also the world’s first electric cruiser, along with the Renegade Duty S and the Renegade Duty Ace. The Renegade Thor produces an impressive 30Kw of power along with 70Nm of torque, and is equipped with a 5-speed transmission gearbox, with a hydraulic clutch and a liquid cooled motor with a controller. The Renegade Thor also comes equipped with reverse gear allowing for easy maneuvering.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rajeev Mishra, CEO UML said, “We have received an overwhelming response to our cruisers since we launched them at the last expo. By unveiling the Thor we want to establish our technological advancement for the Indian market, reiterating the fact that we’re here to stay. The Indian market is opening to electric motorcycles, and with the Thor we have a first mover’s advantage. The Renegade Duty S and the Duty Ace cater to a special segment of motorcyclists who are seeking fun and adventure from their motorcycles and we’re quite sure these will appeal to such young guns.”

The Renegade Duty S and the Duty Ace come with a 223 cc single cylinder engine mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The four- stroke oil cooled engine churns out 17Ps of power at 8000 rpm and 17Nm of torque. Weighing at 142 and 140 kgs respectively, the Renegade Duty S and the Duty Ace have the potential of being ridden on-road as well as off-road, allowing the light weight to aid in their nimble handling and maneuverability. Pricing for the Renegade Thor starts at Rs 4.9 lakh, while the pricing for the Renegade Duty S and the Renegade Duty Ace starts at Rs 1.10 lakh.