The Chief Dark Horse is certainly one in a series of motorcycles under owner Polaris Industries; Indian Motorcycle has introduced a new beautiful variant for the upcoming season but entering the 2016 year.
The 2016 Indian Chief Dark Horse now comes with a lot less chrome details intended primarily for the younger population and painted in black variant. This classic custom motorcycle hides a lot of its charm and detail. Although it shares a platform under the chassis, suspension and engine with an older brother Chief Classic, phenomena hidden and some other differences that Chief Dark Horse positioned as an introductory model to the world of Indian motorcycles driven V2 thunderstroke engine displacement of 1811 cc, with 73 hp and a torque of 138.9 Nm at 3000 rpm, mated to a six-gear box with wet, multi-plate clutch.
As far as the chassis it is still sacrosanct, from the front 46 mm cartridge comes with dual rate springs with 119 mm wheel travel and rear suspension single sock and mechanical prelaod of 94 mm. Comes with cast wheels and 16 "x 3.5" from the front and 16 "x 5" rear, front tire is Dunlop Elite 3 130 / 90B16 73H and rear tire Dunlop American Elite 180 / 65B16 81H. Front brake are 300 mm dual, floating rotor with 4-piston caliper with anti-lock brake and rear brake 300 mm floating rotor with single 2-piston caliper with anti-lock. A weight of 357 kg and capacity of the fuel tank of 20.8 liters.
New Chief Dark Horse comes with cruise control and contactless key, so that we can say that is not equipped with an ascetic but relative to a Chief Classic still missing additional headlights, passenger seat and footpegs. Naturally aggressive style is very noticeable and intended for enjoyment just for a rider. The new model will start at $ 16.999 when it reaches showrooms later this year.