Harley and Indian big-bore flat trackers race spending

Harley spending big to beat Indian

Harley-Davidson is spending big on American flat track racing next year to reverse a humiliating defeat by Indian Motorcycle that points to a showroom war for younger riders Indian returned to flat-track racing in 2017 after more than six decades and not only beat Harley, it won the top three positions and thoroughly dominated the …

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Indian Scout candy yellow

Indian Motorcycle adds candy colours

Indian Motorcycle has added some bright yellow, blue and green candy colours to its range, although they will not be coming to Australia. It seems the bright colours will be exclusively available in the Indian and South East Asian market. In Australia, gloss black and the matte black Chief Dark Horse and Chieftain Dark Horse …

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Indian Motorcycle FTR1200 smaller spending

Indian to go electric and smaller cc

Indian Motorcycle will definitely produce smaller capacity bikes and go electric, but not within the next three to five years. Polaris President of Motorcycles Steve Menneto has told Motofire that smaller-capacity bikes would fit in with their global strategy. His comments follow the successful unveiling of the FTR1200 custom bike (pictured above) at the Milan …

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Indian watches

Indian and Ducati issue watches

Motorcycle manufacturers have long had associations with various watch makers and now Indian Motorcycle and Ducati have released exclusive watches. The Indian Motorcycle Burt Munro Commemorative Watch is a collaboration with Swiss company Baume & Mercier. Don’t get too excited as the chronograph (fancy name for a watch) will set you back a healthy $US3750 …

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Indian recall over halogen headlights

Only eight owners’ bikes are affected in a national recall of Indian Motorcycle models over a non-compliant halogen headlights. An official notice has been issued through the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. However, Indian Motorcycle Australia boss Peter Harvey says only eight owner bikes are affected. Four more are still not sold or registered. The …

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Indian Motorcycle FTR1200 smaller spending

Indian’s production ready FTR1200

Indian Motorcycle continues to tease with the unveiling of what looks like a production-ready Scout FTR1200 flat tracker at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan over night. The company has run and won its first return season in the Pro AMA Flat Track competition with its FTR750 against the Harley-Davidson XG750R. Understandably, the brand now …

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