Indian Chief® Classic

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All you need. All you want.
The 2017 Indian® Chief® Classic is everything an Indian Motorcycle® was and ever should be. It’s a sculpted, powerful cruiser, built with the purest necessities of Indian style, wrapped around the innovation of tomorrow. 

Thunder Stroke 111
The new Thunder Stroke 111 engine delivers an incredible 138.9 Nm (102.4 ft-lbs) of torque and features styling that pays tribute to legendary Indian Motorcycle® engines of the past.

Keyless Ignition
Enjoy keyless starting that’s secure and convenient. With the Indian® Chief® Classic key fob in your pocket, climb on the bike, push a button and ride. If you misplace the fob, use the individual security code that you pre-programmed into the ignition. 

ABS & Cruise Control
This advanced, automotive-quality braking lets you ride with confidence and helps you stop under control. Easy to set and adjust, the cruise control enhances your enjoyment during highway cruising.

Extensive Chrome
Virtually every surface that could be chromed has been chromed. From end to end, the beautiful, bright chrome finish elevates the iconic style of the Indian® Chief® Classic.

True Dual Exhaust
True Dual Exhaust - The engine produces a rich exhaust note from the true dual exhaust. The exhaust was acoustically engineered to eliminate high-pitched sounds, so what you really hear is Indian Motorcycle® thunder.

Engine Type

Thunder Stroke™ 111

Displacement CC

1811.0

Bore X Stroke

101 mm x 113 mm

Compression Ratio

9.5:1

Max Torque

2600 rpm - 138.9 N m

Fuel Tank Capacity

20.8 L

Dimensions LxWxH

2630 mm x 1000 mm x 1176 mm

Wheelbase

1730 mm

Seat Height

660 mm

Kerb Weight

140 mm

Tyre Size Front

Dunlop® Elite 3 130/90B16 73H

Tyre Size Rear

Dunlop® American Elite 180/65B16 81H

Brakes Type Front

Dual / Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper Dual Front / 300mm with Anti-Lock Brakes

Brakes Type Rear

Single / Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper / 300mm with Anti-Lock Brakes