Indian Chief Vintage V-Twin

Indian Chief Vintage V-Twin


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₹ 25,57,825
* Delhi. May vary.


Colour Options and Price in India
Bike Variant Indian Chief Vintage
Availability Status in India Discontinued
2-Wheeler Type Touring
Latest Price in India Indian Chief Vintage price was Rs 25.58 lakh before being discontinued.
Fuel Type Petrol
Colour Options Red Thunder Black, Thunder Black, Red, Willow Green Ivory Cream, Red Ivory Cream
Official Tagline Style Meets Swagger
Engine Details Thunder Stroke 111
Fuel System Closed Loop Fuel Injection/54mm Bore
Cooling Liquid Cooling
Engine cc (Displacement) 1811 cc
Maximum Power 73 HP at 5075 rpm
Maximum Torque 138.9 NM @ 2600 rpm
Number of Cylinders 2
Emission Norms BS6-Compliant
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Bore 101 mm
Stroke 113 mm
Primary drive Gear Drive Wet Clutch
Number of Gears 6
Clutch Wet, Multi-plate
Gear Ratios Ist-9.403:1, 2nd-6.411:1, 3rd-4.763:1, 4th-3.796:1, 5th-3.243:1, 6th-2.789:1
Final Drive 2.2:1
Front Brake Dual/Floating Rotor/4 Piston Caliper Dual Front/300mm Anti-Lock Brakes
Rear Brake Single/Floating Rotor/2 Piston Caliper/300 mm with Anti-Lock Brakes
Front Tyre Dunlo American Elite 130/90B16 67H
Rear Tyre Dunlo American Elite 180/65B16 81H
Front Wheel 16 X 3.5"
Rear Wheel 16" X 5"
Wheel Type 60 Spoke
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork/119 mm - 46 mm Cartridge Forks With Dual Rate Springs
Rear Suspension Single Shock 94mm
Frame (Chassis) Aluminum Frame With Integrated Air-Box
Exhaust/Muffler Split Dual Exhaust W/Cross-Over
Overall Length 2634 mm
Overall Width 1000 mm
Overall Height 1490 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm
Seat Height 660 mm
Wheelbase 1730 mm
Dry Weight 374 kg
Kerb Weight 388 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight 573 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.80 litres
Speedometer Analog
Tachometer Analog
Trip Meter Digital-2
Fuel Gauge Digital
Pass Light
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Cruise Control
Keyless Start
Miscellaneous Information
Rake 29°
Trail 155

Indian Chief Vintage V-Twin Review

14 Jan, 2016 11:23 AM

Quick Review by Maxabout Team

Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing Company was one of the most prestigious and successful one in the starting of 1900s and has manufactured some sturdy motorcycles of history. They went bankrupt in 1953 and since then failed to rise again to its proper name. In 2011, Polaris Industries took over it and by September 2013, launched three exquisite motorcycles to compete with the top brands of world. One of them is, Indian Chief Vintage which is a great bike in terms of looks and performance and got a lot of praise on world's platform.


The exterior of Indian Chief Vintage gives a premium and macho look with a lot of exciting older and new features. It has a keyless starting with a Push button start system, extensive chrome finishing wherever possible, comfortable seats and spacious saddlebags made of natural tan leather, a quick release windshield for better protection which can be removed or installed instantaneously, its iconic and classic vintage badging, an iconic War Bonnet mounted atop the front fender in a chrome frame for better lighting, its stylish, elegant and functional valence fenders for added protection with brake calliper covers, 16-inch high-quality laced wheels with 40 chrome finished spokes and DUNLOP AMERICAN ELITE tubeless tires, Beach Bar Handlebars with a comfortable reach to handgrips and controls, stylish Pinnacle collection rear view mirrors with dynamic and laterally tapered design, Indian Motorcycles script branding on its backside and supported by forged arms for added strength, customized Pinnacle covers collection consisting of horn cover, cam cover and primary cover with branding and graphics, Heritage Messenger bag with premium leather exterior, spacious interiors and strong metal clips, premium black leather Fork Bag with Indian Motorcycle script branding attached to the forks and light bar for carrying small items and additional styling parts such as leather fringe grips, floorboards, saddle bars and mud flaps to give your motorcycle an American cruiser look.


It also has the ABS feature, a cast aluminium frame with integrated Air-box, Cruise control, Highway bar, Indian script tank badge, light bar and an illuminating tank-mounted instrument console consisting of an electronic speedometer with odometer, dual trip meters, a digital tachometer, ambient air temperature, fuel range, average fuel economy, battery voltage, gear position display, real-time clock, vehicle trouble code readout, heated grip level, low engine oil pressure and 9 other LED Tell Tale indicators


It has a length of 2634mm, width of 1026mm and height of 1490mm as its dimensions along with a seat height of 660mm and has a large wheelbase of 1729mm for a stable ride. It has a good ground clearance of 139mm and a fuel tank capacity of 20.82 litres. The rake and trail of the bike is 29degrees and 155mm respectively. It also has a gross vehicle mass of 572kgs and an empty tank weight of 363kgs.

Engine and Gearbox

Indian Chief Vintage has a 1811cc, Liquid-cooled, Wet Multi-plate Clutch, Closed Loop Fuel Injection, 9.5:1 Compression Ratio, Thunder Stroke 111 engine with a bore and stroke of 101mm and 113mm respectively to give a maximum torque of 138.9 Nm at 2600 rpm and has a six speed gearbox transmission. Indian Chief Vintage has floating rotor type, dual disk brakes with 4-piston callipers at front and floating rotor type, single disk brakes with 2-piston callipers at rear. The suspension system consists of a 119mm Telescopic Fork at front and a 94mm Single Shock at rear. It also has a split dual exhaust with a crossover.

Warranty and Shades

Indian Chief Vintage has only a single variant which has three shades in total to choose from and they include Springfield Blue, Indian Motorcycle Red and Thunder Black. It also comes with a 5 years coverage consisting of one year limited warranty plus a five year extended service contract with no mileage limitations.

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