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2017 Indian Chieftain® Dark Horse

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2017 Indian Chieftain® Dark Horse

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2017 Indian Chieftain® Dark Horse Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $21,999.00 Free Dealer Quote
Dealers Indian Dealers
Warranty  24
Insurance
Finance
Engine:  
Engine Brand Name  Thunder Stroke™ 111
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  119.2 / 161.6
Torque RPM  3000
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Bore (mm/in)  101 / 3.98
Stroke (mm/in)  113 / 4.45
Displacement (cc/ci)  1811 / 111
Compression Ratio  9.5:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  54
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Overdrive  No
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Gear
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)  9.4 / 6.4 / 4.8 / 3.8 / 3.2 / 2.8
Reverse  No
Final Drive Ratio  2.2
Heel Toe Shifter  Standard
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubed
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  5
Chromed  Yes
Tire Brand  Dunlop®
Front Tire Width  130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Front Tire Speed Rating  H
Front Wheel Diameter  16
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  60
Rear Tire Speed Rating  H
Rear Wheel Diameter  16
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® Elite130/90 - 16 73H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® Elite180/60 - 16 80H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.8 / 300
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.8 / 300
Anti-Lock Brakes  Standard
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.8 / 46
Front Travel (in/mm)  4.7 / 119
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  4.5 / 114
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  Yes
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  8.43
Width (in/mm)  39.4 / 1000
Height (in/mm)  54.6 / 1388
Wheelbase (in/mm)  65.7 / 1668
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  5.6 / 142
Length (ft/ft)  8
Length (ft/in)  5.2
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  799 / 362
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  831 / 377
GVWR (lbs/kgs)  1385 / 630
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.5 / 20.8
Performance  Standard
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Leather
Seat Location  Driver
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  26 / 660
Number Of Seats  1
Exterior:  
Frame  Aluminum
Body Material  Plastic
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Engine Case Guard  Yes
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Belt Guard  Yes
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Exhaust Guard  Yes
Light Guard  No
Radiator Cover  No
Fuel Tank Cover  No
Front Fender  Standard
Front Fender Trim  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Rear Fender Trim  Standard
Tank Divider Material  Leather
Pocket  No
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Upper Fairing  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Trip Computer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
GPS  Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Touring
Manufacturer Country  USA
Introduction Year  2016
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Polaris Industries, Inc.
Display Name  Chieftain® Dark Horse®
Representative Image  No
Audio & Communication:  
Radio  Standard
Number Of Speakers  2
Mounts:  
Side Case Mount  Standard
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Decal Kit  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Height Adjustable  Yes
Tinted  No
Height  Mid
Storage:  
Side Case Material  Vinyl
Number Of Side Cases  2
Location  Left and Right Side
Side Storage Mount  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounting Bar  Standard
Passing Lamps  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Convenience:  
Keyless Ignition  Standard
Power Outlet  Standard
Cruise Control  Standard

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