Chieftain®
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Made To Perform. Designed To Admire.

The restyled Chieftain delivers an unforgettable ride, pairing the impressive power of the Thunder Stroke® 111 V-Twin engine with easy handling and modern riding technology.

Available Color

  • Indian® Chieftain®
  • Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®

Features

NEW BODY STYLE

A bike that looks as aggressive as it performs. Featuring a restyled fairing, slammed saddlebags, a 19" front wheel and new badging.

NEW BODY STYLE

NEW GUNFIGHTER SEAT

The Chieftain's streamlined profile is enhanced by an all-new gunfighter seat.

NEW GUNFIGHTER SEAT

MODERN AND AGGRESSIVE

Modern lighting from nose to tail and a lowered stance complete the custom-inspired look.

MODERN AND AGGRESSIVE

YOU CONTROL THE POWER

Power is only good when you have it under control. The Chieftain is expertly designed to give you a riding experience unlike any other.

YOU CONTROL THE POWER

THUNDER STROKE 111 V-TWIN ENGINE

The powerful Thunder Stroke 111 engine produces 119 ft-lbs of torque for exceptional power at low RPM and a smooth ride at any speed.

THUNDER STROKE 111 V-TWIN ENGINE

AGILE HANDLING AND CONTROL

Outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame for responsive handling and agile cornering. ABS brakes for full control.

AGILE HANDLING AND CONTROL

LIGHTWEIGHT FRAME

A strong, expertly designed cast aluminum frame provides confidence-inspiring stability and easy handling at all speeds.

LIGHTWEIGHT FRAME

FORWARD THINKING

The Chieftain comes loaded with the latest technology for an enhanced riding experience.

FORWARD THINKING

PREMIUM AUDIO

High-output speakers in the fairing deliver 100-watts of crystal-clear audio. Featuring a dynamic equalizer that automatically adjusts for road, wind and engine noise.

PREMIUM AUDIO

PREMIUM AMENITIES

The Chieftain comes standard with keyless ignition, cruise control and ABS.

PREMIUM AMENITIES

POWER WINDSHIELD

A push-button power windshield allows you to choose the best height for current weather conditions.

POWER WINDSHIELD

CONTROL YOUR RIDE WITH RIDE COMMAND

With the industry-leading Ride Command system, you control every aspect of your ride on a glove-compatible touchscreen with an easy-to-use interface, customizable vehicle information screens and two-finger pinch-to-zoom.

CONTROL YOUR RIDE WITH RIDE COMMAND

ALL-NEW RIDE MODES

Now you can choose between three ride modes, Tour, Standard and Sport, for an experience that's customized to your riding style.

ALL-NEW RIDE MODES

ENHANCED COMFORT

Rear Cylinder Deactivation automatically shuts off the rear cylinder when the bike is stopped for enhanced comfort in slow-moving traffic. As soon as you hit the throttle, the rear cylinder seamlessly reactivates for full power.

ENHANCED COMFORT

BLUETOOTH® CONNECTIVITY

Wirelessly connect your phone to the bike's display with Bluetooth® to enjoy your favorite music on the open road. You can also pair a headset and receive calls and texts.

BLUETOOTH® CONNECTIVITY

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 RPM2900 rpm
Peak Torque150 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 - Cartridge Type
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 Height650 mm
Ground Clearance130 mm
Overall Length2506 mm
Overall Height1385 mm
Overall Width1000 mm
Rake25°
Trail150 mm
Fuel Capacity20.8 liters
GVWR628 kg
Weight (Empty tank / full of fuel)358 kg / 373 kg
Features
Color / GraphicsSteel Gray
Standard
Standard Equipment7" touchscreen display; ABS; Cast Aluminum Frame with Integrated Air-Box; Cruise Control; Driving Lights; Keyless Ignition; Power Windshield; 100 Watt Stereo with AM/FM Bluetooth, USB, Smartphone Compatible Input, and Weatherband
Electrical
Gauges7" Touchscreen : Including realtime clock; ambient air temperature; 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); Bluetooth connectivity for phone and headset. Gauges : Fairing 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 MHP or km/h unit designation.
Ride Command®

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Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®
Indian® Chieftain®

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