Chieftain® Elite
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FOR THE RIDER WHO DEMANDS THE BEST OF THE BEST.

From limited edition, custom-inspired paint to upgraded 200-Watt audio, Chieftain® Elite is loaded with premium features.

Available Color

  • Indian® Chieftain® Elite
  • Chieftain® Elite
Indian Cobra

THE INDIAN MOTORCYCLE® RIDE COMMAND™ SYSTEM ALL THE POWER, NOW AT YOUR FINGERTIPS.

Introducing Indian Motorcycle® Ride Command™. Featuring the largest touchscreen display. An easy-to-use interface. Customizable information displays. Two-finger touch, with pinch to zoom. And a lot more.
Ride Command™

Features

Chieftain® Elite - PAINTED BY HAND

PAINTED BY HAND

No two bikes look the same. That's because it takes a team of experts nearly 25 hours to complete each one by hand.

Chieftain® Elite - PREMIUM 200-WATT AUDIO

PREMIUM 200-WATT AUDIO

Integrated speakers in the front fairing and rear saddlebags deliver surround sound audio.

Chieftain® Elite - POWERED BY THE THUNDER STROKE® 111

POWERED BY THE THUNDER STROKE® 111

An award-winning V-Twin that delivers 119 ft-lbs of torque and power to spare in every gear.

Chieftain® Elite - EQUIPPED WITH RIDE COMMAND®

EQUIPPED WITH RIDE COMMAND®

The largest, fastest, most customizable infotainment system on two wheels. A 7" glove-compatible touschreen display features turn-by-turn navigation, Bluetooth® connectivity, vehicle information and much more. It's easy to customize your split-screen display to only see what you want to see.

Chieftain® Elite - LOADED WITH PREMIUM STYLE

LOADED WITH PREMIUM STYLE

Pinnacle mirrors, aluminum billet flooboards, genuine leather seats and a tinted, flare windshield are standard. 

Chieftain® Elite - REMOTE-LOCKING HARD SADDLEBAGS

REMOTE-LOCKING HARD SADDLEBAGS

Your cargo is protected inside spacious, weatherproof saddlebags. You can lock/unlock them via a console-mounted button or with the bike's key fob.

Chieftain® Elite - 19" FRONT WHEEL

19" FRONT WHEEL

An open fender, inspired by the Indian fenders of the 1920s and 1930s, showcases a 10-spoke, contrast-cut wheel that completes the custom look.

Chieftain® Elite - PUSH-BUTTON POWER WINDSHIELD

PUSH-BUTTON POWER WINDSHIELD

With the push of a handlebar-mounted button, this flare windshield will raise or lower to your preferred position.

Specs

Engine
Engine TypeThunder Stroke™ 111
Displacement1811 cc
Bore x Stroke101mm x 113mm
Compression Ratio9.5:1
Electronic Fuel Injection SystemClosed loop fuel Injection / 54mm bore
Performance
Peak Torque RPM3000 rpm
Peak Torque161.6 Nm
Drivetrain
Primary DriveGear Drive Wet Clutch
Drive/Driven ClutchWet, Multi-Plate
Final Drive2.2:1
Gear Ratio (Overall)
1st9.403:1
2nd6.411:1
3rd4.763:1
4th3.796:1
5th3.243:1
6th2.789:1
Suspension
Suspension: Front - Type/TravelTelescopic Fork / 119 mm
Suspension: Rear - Type/TravelSingle Shock with Air adjust / 114 mm
Chassis
Brakes/FrontDual / 300mm Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper
Brakes/RearSingle / 300mm Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper
Tires/FrontDunlop® American Elite 130/60B19 61H
Tires/RearDunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H
Wheels
Exhaust Split dual exhaust w/ cross-over
Dimensions
Wheelbase1668 mm
Seat Height660 mm
Ground Clearance142 mm
Overall Length2506 mm
Overall Height1448 mm
Overall Width1000 mm
Rake25°
Trail150 mm
Fuel Capacity20.8 liters
GVWR628 kg
Weight (Empty tank / full of fuel)373 kg / 388 kg
Features
Color / GraphicsBlack Hills Silver w/ Marble Accents
Standard
Standard EquipmentPinnacle Mirrors, Aluminum Billet Driver & Passenger Floorboards; Adjustable Passenger Floorboards; ABS; Cast Aluminum Frame with Integrated Air-Box; Cruise Control; Highway Bar; Keyless Start; Tinted, Flare Power Windshield; Genuine Leather Seats; Remote-Locking Hard Saddlebags; Tire Pressure Monitoring; 200 Watt Audio with Saddlebag Speakers, AM/FM, Bluetooth, USB, Smartphone Compatible Input, and Weatherband
Electrical
GaugesFairing mounted instrument cluster featuring analog speedometer and tachometer, with fuel gauge, range, odometer and current gear. 15 LED telltale indicators; cruise control enabled, cruise control set, neutral, high beam, turn signal, ABS, check engine, low tire pressure, battery, low fuel, security system, low engine oil pressure and MPH or Km/H unit designation
Ride Command®7" Touchscreen including realtime clock; ambient air temperature; heading; audio information display; vehicle trouble code readout; Vehicle Status (tire pressure, voltage, engine hours, oil change); Vehicle Info (speed, fuel range, RPM, gear position); Dual Trip Meters (fuel range, miles, average fuel economy, instantaneous fuel economy time, average speed); Ride Data (heading, moving time, stop time, altitude, altitude change); Bluetooth connectivity for phone and headset; Map/Navigation

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