Getting ‘Sleeping License Holders’ Back on the Road

Jul 27, 2017 View Comments by

There’s one area of the motorcycling world that doesn’t get a lot of attention: “sleeping license holders,” the nearly eight million Americans who have a motorcycle designation on their license but don’t own a motorcycle. Motorcycle manufacturers like Harley-Davidson and Indian are looking to get them back out on the road. In a recent story […]

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Indian Sets Three Land Speed Records at El Mirage

Jul 21, 2017 View Comments by

Fifty years ago, Burt Munro rode an Indian Scout Streamliner on the Bonneville Salt Flats and made history, setting an under-1,000cc record of 183.58 mph. In preparation for the Burt Munro 50th anniversary commemorative run, Indian Motorcycle has set three new land speed records during test runs at El Mirage Dry Lakebed in California. First among […]

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TN, KY, IL, and MO: Trail of Tears Pt 2

Apr 25, 2017 View Comments by

“Left Brainerd for the Cherokee camps … Thus we leave this place, 
perhaps never to return.” —The Journal of Rev. Daniel S. Butrick, October 4, 1839 Reverend Butrick departed from Calhoun, TN, with the Richard Taylor Detachment on the overland Northern Route. My wingman, Bob Brown, and me, however, initially follow a paved approximation of […]

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Indian Motorcycle Joins Forces with Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis

Apr 07, 2017 View Comments by

Indian Motorcycle has again joined forces with the Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis, a nine-day journey that provides veterans a chance to use motorcycle therapy as a way to decompress from the challenges of post-war life. Through the Hero’s Ride of a Lifetime program, well-deserving veterans can be nominated to join the ride from now […]

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Indian Motorcycle Events at 2017 Daytona Bike Week

Mar 15, 2017 View Comments by

Daytona Bike Week kicked off late last week. Indian Motorcycle fans will be glad to know an array of activities are still lined up for the remainder of the event. This includes a custom bagger showcase, demo rides for all new 2017 models, and a 2017 Chieftain sweepstakes. Don’t miss Carey Hart’s custom Chieftain bagger on […]

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Indian’s New Flat Tracker Retails for $50,000

Mar 05, 2017 View Comments by

Want Indian’s new flat track racebike? It’ll cost you. The Scout FTR750 is now available for purchase for $50,000. This is the same bike currently being run by Indian’s new “Wrecking Crew” in the American Flat Track series. A purpose-built, high-performance 750cc V-twin engine powers the Scout FTR750. It features a unique, ultralight steel frame, […]

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2017 Indian Roadmaster Classic: Relive the Past in Luxury!

Feb 21, 2017 View Comments by

Indian’s new Roadmaster Classic model replaces the hard luggage and the black saddle on the regular Roadmaster, introduced last year (read full review in the June 2016 issue), with handsome brown leather items. This transforms the appearance of the big machine, giving it a more vintage look, while retaining the excellent touring capability of the motorcycle. […]

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Indian’s Return to Racing: The “War” is On Again in 2017

Dec 26, 2016 View Comments by

Indian Motorcycle announced in June that after a 64-year absence the company would soon be returning to the AMA Pro Flat Track series. Indian has an all-new liquid-cooled, 750cc flat track race bike under development assisted by Jared Mees, the defending AMA Grand National Champion. Mees is also signed to be Indian’s factory team rider […]

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Indian Recalls Select 2014-2017 Models

Dec 15, 2016 View Comments by

Indian Motorcycle is recalling certain 2014-2017 motorcycles for a potential fuel leak. This includes Chief Classic, Chief Dark Horse, Vintage, Chieftan, Chieftan Dark Horse, Springfield, and Roadmaster models manufactured between April 15, 2013, and July 15, 2016. In the affected motorcycles, the fuel rail may contact other components and result in a fuel leak; in […]

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Sturgis 2016 Event Lineup

Aug 05, 2016 View Comments by

The 76th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is just days away! Whether you’re already there or packing up your gear for the ride, take a look at some of the events that will be happening during the rally. And don’t forget to stop by the many locations where we’ll be giving away FREE maps! Indian Motorcycle Indian […]

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