Lonnie Hannah’s father built an Indian® Warrior from parts he got while working in a shop. Years later, Lonnie was part of the Polaris team that built the all-new 2014 Indian® Chief® from the ground up. Watch this lifelong rider and Harley Davidson owner make the choice to commemorate his passion with an Indian® Motorcycle® tattoo.
Photos from the Heritage Ride,
Burt Munro of Invercargill, New Zealand, set the world's land speed record on this heavily modified 1920 Indian® Scout® in 1967 at the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats. Burt began modifying his Indian® Scout® in 1926, and by the time he made it to the salt, it was such a unique amalgam of custom-made components it needed to be torn down and rebuilt after every 10 minutes of run time. Built strictly for speed, the Munro Special was virtually void of any safety equipment. Burt was in pursuit of world-record speed, not safe travels.
HISTORY® looks back at the rich history of America’s first motorcycle company, Indian Motorcycle®. Shortly after taking to the open road in the early 1900s, Indian Motorcycle® began dominating on the racetrack, and its motorcycles provided invaluable support for allied forces in WW I and WW II. Celebrate Indian Motorcycle’s storied past in this short vignette.
Join HISTORY® for a fascinating look at the passionate people and impressive innovation behind America’s First motorcycle company, Indian Motorcycle®. America fell in love with the freedom, adventure and excitement Indian Motorcycle provided.
The all-new 2014 Indian® Chiefs have arrived and your dream of owning an Indian Motorcycle® is here. Choose the iconic Indian® Chief® Classic, Chief® Vintage, or Chieftain,TM and turn heads on the open road.
Burt Munro made history by setting a land speed record on the world’s fastest Indian®, a 1920 Indian® Scout®. To salute his passion for performance, we created The Spirit of Munro, a tribute streamliner powered by the new Thunder Stroke™ 111.
Celebrate all the exciting Indian Motorcycle® moments from Daytona Bike Week 2013.
The Indian Motorcycle® display at the 2012 Long Beach International Motorcycle Show featured the one and only "Munro Special." That’s the machine on which Burt Munro set a world land speed record in 1967 at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Fueled by a passion for speed, Burt used innovative, home-brewed engineering to draw explosive, record-setting...
The custom-built “Spirit of Munro” is a streamlined tribute to the racers and mechanics throughout history who collectively fueled the Indian Motorcycle® legacy of racing victories and record-setting speed runs.
Indian Motorcycle® dealerships honor the brand’s historic legacy and deliver premium products and services to consumers, and a great ownership experience for dealers. Watch for more new Indian Motorcycle® dealerships opening across the U.S. throughout 2013 and in the years ahead.
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Real riders will find “Indian® Rides” is the must-have app. Created by the riding-obsessed team at Indian Motorcycle®, this app provides everything you need for adventures on the open road, including...