A Ride That Stands The Test Of Time

The classically styled Chieftain Classic delivers an unforgettable look and ride, pairing the impressive power of the Thunder Stroke® 111 V-twin engine with exceptional handling. 

Bike Features

Fairing Design Inspiration
Classic Fairing Design

The fairing design was inspired by the sleek and powerful streamliner locomotives of the 1950s.

Premium Chrome Finishes
Premium Chrome Finishes

Chrome engine, chrome exhaust, chrome highway bars and a chrome headdress on the front fender.

Front Fender with 16" Wheel
Valanced Front Fender with 16” Wheel

The Chieftain Classic features the iconic valanced front fender and 16” wheel.

Power Through

The Thunder Stroke® 111 V-Twin engine was engineered for exceptional torque, plenty of passing power and unmatched handling. 

Thunder Stroke 111 V-Twin Engine
Thunder Stroke 111 V-Twin Engine

The powerful Thunder Stroke 111 engine produces 119 ft-lbs of torque for exceptional power at low RPM and a smooth ride at any speed.

Agile Handling And Control
Agile Handling And Control

Combines outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame to provide responsive handling and agile cornering.

Indian Motorcycle® Ride Command
Indian Motorcycle® Ride Command®

It's the largest, fastest, most customizable system on two wheels, featuring turn-by-turn navigation, Bluetooth® connectivity, vehicle information and much more. 

Classic On The Outside. Modern On The Inside

Just because it’s a classic look doesn’t make it a classic bike. The Chieftain Classic comes equipped with the latest in riding technology.

Premium Audio
Premium Audio

High-output speakers in the fairing deliver 100-watts of crystal-clear audio. Featuring a dynamic equalizer that automatically adjusts for road, wind and engine noise. 

Premium Amenities
Modern Amenities

The Chieftain Classic comes standard with keyless ignition, cruise control, ABS and tire pressure monitoring.

Power Windshield
Power Windshield

A push-button power windshield allows you to easily change the height.  Keep it low for wind in your face or raise it up to cruise in comfort.

Control Your Ride With Ride Command

With the industry-leading Ride Command system, you control every aspect of your ride on a glove-compatible touchscreen with an easy-to-use interface, customizable vehicle information screens and two-finger pinch-to-zoom.

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All-New Ride Modes

Now you can choose between three ride modes, Tour, Standard and Sport, for an experience that's customized to your riding style.

Enhanced Comfort
Enhanced Comfort

Rear Cylinder Deactivation automatically shuts off the rear cylinder when the bike is stopped for enhanced comfort in slow-moving traffic. As soon as you hit the throttle, the rear cylinder seamlessly reactivates for full power. 

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Bluetooth® Connectivity

Wirelessly connect your phone to the bike's display with Bluetooth® to enjoy your favorite music on the open road. You can also pair a headset and receive calls and texts.