Indian offers $5500 Swiss watch prize

Cashed-up Australian fans of Indian Motorcycle can express their love for the brand with a range of three tribute watches valued at around $5500 from Swiss watch maker Baume & Mercier. The Clifton Club Burt Munro Tribute, Clifton Club Scout and the Clifton Club Chief watches will be available to buy at a special launch …

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Lee Munro on the Spirit of Munro 200mph speed week

Munro name returns to Bonneville Speed Week

Burt Munro’s great nephew, Lee Munro, is returning to Bonneville Speed Week on a modified Indian Scout in an attempt to crack 200mph (321.8km/h) next week. Lee’s attempts last year fell short, but the Kiwi still scored a new land speed record of 191.286mph, smashing the previous record of 176mph for the 1350cc Modified Partial Streamliner …

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New Zealand Classic Motorcycles

Biggest Kiwi motorcycle museum rescued

The biggest motorcycle museum in New Zealand has been rescued from closing down and being split up and sold off to overseas interests. New Zealand Classic Motorcycles opened in late 2014 in Nelson on the north coast of the South Island with an enormous private collection of about 300 machines from more than 60 manufacturers. …

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Spirit of Munro Indian Motorcycles streamliner at Sturgis

Burt Munro sets record 36 years posthumously

Burt Munro has officially claimed another world speed record for Indian Motorcycles 36 years after his death. He owes the record to his son, John, who attended the unveiling of the new Indian Scout at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally last weekend along with Hollywood actor Mark Wahlberg. READ ABOUT THE INDIAN SCOUT HERE Burt’s life …

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