Electric bike Munro 2.0 honours Burt Munro

Electric bike honours Burt Munro

A Chinese company is about to launch a small electric motorcycle with retro styling and a retro named to honour world record holder Burt Munro. Munro Motor has developed the Munro 2.0 to honour the Kiwi who set several land-speed records on his 1920s Indian Scout and was immortalised in the 2005 film The World’s Fastest …

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RSD Hooligan Scout gets air

Roland Sands Design (RSD) has released a video showing their Hooligan Indian Scout going through some stunts on dirt, on the back wheel and surprisingly in the air!  The Hooligan bike is a custom based on the Indian FTR750 that the company is now racing in the Pro AMA Flat Track against the Harley-Davidson GX750R. …

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2017 Indians add warpaint and infotainment

Indian Motorcycle Australia has announced 2017 prices, plus a new touchscreen infotainment system for its Chieftain and Roadmaster and some new warpaint including two-tone available for the first time on the Scout. The Scout Sixty has been dropped from the line-up while the Scout at $19,995* gets new exhaust pipes, improved leg clearance, a wider steering radius and new rear …

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Indian Chiefs

Victory and Indian start five-day sale

If you are in the market for an American cruiser or tourer, now is the time to buy with a five-day sale on demonstrator models starting today (November 17, 2016). Discounts range from $2000 off an Indian Chieftain to a whopping $6205 saving on a Victory Cross Country. The Cross Country is one of the …

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Jack Daniels Indian bikes aid charity

The auctions of two Indian Chief Vintage custom-painted Jack Daniels motorcycles has helped raise a quarter of a million dollars for charities in Australia and the US. In June, an Australian online charity auction of another limited-edition Jack Daniels Indian Chief Vintage raised $50,700 for the Black Dog Ride. The BDR raises awareness of mental health …

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Indian Red Wing Boots

Indian Motorcycle adds new rider wear

Indian Motorcycle is adding to the apparel range for 2017 with new rider wear, gloves, casual wear and an exclusive range of boots made in partnership with Red Wing Shoes. (See below for the full list with prices.) Indian Motorcycle Australia and New Zealand Country Manager Peter Harvey says the Indian Red Wing boots for men and women …

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Street to take over from V-Rod?

This is the last year for the Harley-Davidson V-Rod models, dealers were told at the recent international conference in Boston. Now the rumour mill is starting to churn about what will replace the water-cooled muscle machine and we believe it could be the water-cooled Street family. Harley has successfully returned to the AMA Pro Flat …

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Third Indian Scout limited edition model

Third Indian Scout limited edition

Indian Motorcycle Australia has released the third limited-edition Scout after the sales success of its first two, the Scout LE Mk I and Mk II. Scout LE Mk III is inspired by heritage colour schemes and 1930s styling with iconic Indian Red and Thunder Black, gold pinstripe detailing and Indian script decal on the tank. The third limited-edition Scout is also fitted …

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Roland Sands crashes Indian off stage

Famous LA motorcycle designer Roland Sands has accidentally ridden a new Indian custom bike off a Sturgis Rally stage, injuring several in the crowd. It happened on Sunday night at the Buffalo Chip stage when Roland was presenting his latest custom motorcycle, the FTR750 Scout Hooligan. As he rides on to the stage, the announcer …

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