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THE POWER IS YOURS

Power is nothing without control. The Chieftain is expertly engineered to give you complete control for a riding experience like no other.

Thunderstruck V Twin engine
TWO THUNDER STROKE V-TWIN OPTIONS

Choose the new, more powerful Thunder Stroke 116 engine producing 126 ft-lbs of torque or the exceptional Thunder Stroke 111 for power at low RPM and a responsive ride at any speed. 

Handling control
AGILE HANDLING AND CONTROL

Outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame come together to provide responsive handling and agile cornering.

Corner carving confidence
CORNER CARVING CONFIDENCE

A strong, expertly designed cast aluminum frame gives you confidence-inspiring stability and easy handling at all speeds.

ALL THE STYLE. ALL THE PERFORMANCE.

The restyled Chieftain raises the bar by combining the legendary power of the Thunder Stroke 111 or the new Thunder Stroke 116 V-Twin engine with easy handling and the latest in ride technology.

Styling has an edge
STYLING THAT HAS AN EDGE

With sleek fairing and slammed saddlebags this bike looks as aggressive at it rides.

Rogue gunfighter seat
ROGUE SEAT

The Chieftain’s streamlined profile is enhanced by a gunfighter style seat.

Modern Mean
MODERN. MEAN.

The custom-inspired look is completed by a 19" front wheel, open fender and badging.

FORWARD THINKING

Always ahead of the curve, the Chieftain comes loaded with the latest technology for an enhanced riding experience that’s second to none.

Premium audio
PREMIUM AUDIO

Hear every note with high-output speakers in the fairing that deliver 100-watts of crystal-clear audio. And the dynamic equalizer automatically adjusts for road, wind, and engine noise.

Higher standard
A HIGHER STANDARD

The Chieftain comes standard with keyless ignition, cruise control, and ABS.

Power Windshield
PUSH-BUTTON POWER WINDSHIELD

A push-button power windshield allows you to easily change the feel of your ride. Low lets the wind rush the senses, high keeps you shielded and comfortable.