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Indian Chief Classic Thunder Black

Engine & Drivetrain

Bore x Stroke
3.976 in x 4.449 in (101 mm x 113 mm)
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
Displacement
111 cu in
Drive/Driven Clutch
Wet, multi-plate
Electronic Fuel Injection System
Closed loop fuel injection / 54 mm bore
Engine Type
Thunderstroke ®111
Exhaust
Split Dual Exhaust w/ Cross-over
Gear Ratio (1st)
9.403 : 1
Gear Ratio (2nd)
6.411 : 1
Gear Ratio (3rd)
4.763 : 1
Gear Ratio (4th)
3.796 : 1
Gear Ratio (5th)
3.243 : 1
Gear Ratio (6th)
2.789 : 1
Peak Torque
119.2 ft-lb/ 138.9 N m
Peak Torque RPM
3,000 rpm / 2,600 rpm
Transmission/Final Drive
2.2 : 1
Transmission/Primary Drive
Gear Drive Wet Clutch

Dimensions

Fuel Capacity
5.5 gal (20.8 L)
Ground Clearance
5.5 in (140 mm)
GVWR
1,260 lb (572 kg)
Overall Height
46.3 in (1,176 mm)
Overall Length
103.5 in (2,630 mm)
Overall Width
40.4 in (1,025 mm)
Rake/Trail
29.0° / 4.7 in (120 mm)
Seat Height
26 in (66 cm)
Trail
6.1 in (155.0 mm)
Weight (Empty Tank / Full of Fuel)
778 lbs / 812 lbs
Wheelbase
68.1 in (1,730 mm)

Brakes

Front Brakes
Dual / Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper Dual Front / 300mm with Anti-Lock Brakes
Rear Brakes
Single / Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper / 300mm with Anti-Lock Brakes

Tires / Wheels

Front Tires
Dunlop® American Elite 130/90B16 67H
Front Wheel
60 Spoke 16 in x 3.5 in
Rear Tires
Dunlop® American Elite 180/65B16 81H
Rear Wheel
16 in x 5 in

Suspension

Front Fork Tube Diameter
46 mm
Front Suspension
Telescopic Fork - cartridge forks with dual rate springs
Front Travel
4.7 in (120 mm)
Rear Suspension
Single Shock - mechanical preload
Rear Travel
3.7 in (94 mm)

Features

Color / Graphics
Thunder Black
Gauges
Tank mounted electronic speedometer with odometer; dual tripmeters; digital tachometer; ambient air temperature; fuel range; average fuel economy; battery voltage; gear position display; real-time clock; vehicle trouble code readout; heated grip level (if heated grips installed); low engine oil pressure; and 9 LED telltale indicators: cruise control enabled, cruise control set, neutral, high beam, turn signal, ABS, check engine, and MPH or km/h unit designation; Tank mounted electronic fuel gauge with low fuel LED indicator
Standard Equipment
ABS; Cast Aluminum Frame with Integrated Air-Box; Cruise Control; Keyless Start; Light Bar; Genuine Leather Seats