2017 Indian line-up three new models factory

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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2017 Indian Roadmaster Ride Command infotainment system

Indian adds touchscreen feature

Indian Motorcycle has announced a new touchscreen infotainment system for its Chieftain and Roadmaster and some new colours including two-tone available for the first time on the Scout. There are no other changes to the 2017 models except the Scout and Scout Sixty get new exhaust pipes with improved leg clearance. Our two main criticisms of the …

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Indian Motorcycles Chief Classic

Indian Motorcycle recalls Chief over brake

Indian Motorcycle has issued a worldwide recall of 7611 Chief and Roadmaster models over a potential rear brake failure. Models affected are the 2015-2016 Chief Classic, Chief Vintage, Chieftain, Roadmaster, and 2016 Dark Horse motorcycles manufactured from January 2, 2015, to October 23, 2015. The problem with the rear brake master cylinder could lead to …

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EnduroCross comes to Moto Expo

Riders will tackle obstacles such as logs, rocks and tyres in an EnduroCross event run in association with the Moto Expo in Melbourne next month. It’s wild and exciting and will include 20 of the world’s best off-road racers at Melbourne Showgrounds on November 28-30.  Event organiser Troy Bayliss says the star-stuided line-up of riders …

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Indian Scout - safety recalls

Indian Scout poised to lead tribe

Indian Scout has sold its entire first shipment and the company boss now reckons it could become their best seller. “Customers have been waiting for over 70 years now for this new Scout and it seems by the orders so far they like what they see,” says Indian and Victory motorcycles country manager Peter Harvey …

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Cancer survivor Brian Levy

Inspiring letter from cancer-surviving rider

October is global cancer awareness month and many motorcycle riders attend various organised rides and events to raise money for this worthy cause. While you may not need more inspiration to be involved, I thought I’d share this wonderfully inspiring letter from New York rider Brian Levy, who spent the weekend working at a soup …

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Indian Scout

Indian Scout unveiled at Sturgis

Polaris took the wraps off its newest bike, the mid-sized, water-cooled Indian Scout, at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally tonight, one year after it unveiled the reborn Chief range. It will be available in Australia in the last quarter of the year at $17,995 rideaway. It comes in black, red, silver smoke matte and black smoke matte. There …

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