IME Automotives has started sales of UM’s New Renegade 300 series of motorcycles in Nepal. At the launching ceremony at Himalayan Auto World, Nayabazaar, Pokhara, on September 13, 2017, Mr. Kapil Shiwakoti, Chief Executive Officer, IME Automotives, said, "The 300 series segment will offer an exciting opportunity to UM bike riders and enthusiasts to savor world class biking experience in the country with flagship models like Renegade Commando and Renegade Sport S, backed by best-in-class service facility located at Balaju Industrial Area in Kathmandu, and through 3S dealer networks across the country.”
He further added, "We are convinced that IME Group's structure, its highly favored brand image in the country, and territorial penetration will enable us to cater to the growing opportunities of the higher “series” bike market in Nepal in the best way.” The world class production facility of UM in Uttarakhand, Kashipur, India, is now catering to Nepal, India, and the South East Asian market. The main USPs of UM Motorcycles are the designs and colors being offered, AFS (anti-flat sealant), LEDS 360o (light emitting diode), USB charging port, UM gel seat, and intelligent dashboard, among other features. UM products range from 125 series to 300 series, and in all segments, that is, scooters, cruisers, café cruisers, dirts and motards, and commuter series.