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2021 Indian Chieftain®
2021 Indian Chieftain®

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Indian
Indian
Model Year
2021
2021
Model
Chieftain®
Chieftain®
Model Code
N21TCBAAAA
N21TCBAAAA
Color
Thunder Black
Thunder Black

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual / 300 mm Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper

Rear - Single / 300 mm Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper

ABS

Front - Dual / 300 mm Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper

Rear - Single / 300 mm Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper

ABS

Wheels

Front - Cast 19 x 3.5 in.

Rear - Cast 16 x 5 in.

Front - Cast 19 x 3.5 in.

Rear - Cast 16 x 5 in.

Tires

Front - Dunlop® American Elite 130 / 60B19 61H

Rear - Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180 / 60R16 80H

Front - Dunlop® American Elite 130 / 60B19 61H

Rear - Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180 / 60R16 80H

Dimensions

Length
Overall - 98.7 in. (2,506 mm)
Overall - 98.7 in. (2,506 mm)
Height
Overall - 54.5 in. (1,385 mm)
Overall - 54.5 in. (1,385 mm)
Width
Overall - 39.4 in. (1,000 mm)
Overall - 39.4 in. (1,000 mm)
Weight

Empty tank - 789 lb. (358 kg)

Full of Fuel - 821 lb. (372 kg)

Empty tank - 789 lb. (358 kg)

Full of Fuel - 821 lb. (372 kg)

Ground Clearance

5.1 in. (130 mm)

Lean angle - 31°

5.1 in. (130 mm)

Lean angle - 31°

Wheelbase
65.7 in. (1,668 mm)
65.7 in. (1,668 mm)
Seat Height
25.6 in. (650 mm)
25.6 in. (650 mm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
6 Speed
6 Speed
Primary Drive
Gear Drive Wet Clutch
Gear Drive Wet Clutch
Final Drive
2.2:1
2.2:1

Electrical

Instrumentation

Gauges - Fairing-mounted instrument cluster featuring analog speedometer and tachometer with fuel gauge, range, odometer and current gear.

7 in. Ride Command touchscreen display with real-time clock; ambient air temperature; heading; audio information display; vehicle trouble code readout; Vehicle Status (voltage, engine hours, oil change); Vehicle Info (speed, fuel range, RPM, gear position); Dual Trip Meters (fuel range, miles, average fuel economy, instantaneous fuel economy time, average speed); Ride Data (heading, moving time, stop time, altitude, altitude change); Bluetooth Status for phone and headset; Ride Mode Selection.

Gauges - Fairing-mounted instrument cluster featuring analog speedometer and tachometer with fuel gauge, range, odometer and current gear.

7 in. Ride Command touchscreen display with real-time clock; ambient air temperature; heading; audio information display; vehicle trouble code readout; Vehicle Status (voltage, engine hours, oil change); Vehicle Info (speed, fuel range, RPM, gear position); Dual Trip Meters (fuel range, miles, average fuel economy, instantaneous fuel economy time, average speed); Ride Data (heading, moving time, stop time, altitude, altitude change); Bluetooth Status for phone and headset; Ride Mode Selection.

Lighting

Halogen Headlamp, LED Tail / Brake / Turn Signal

Instrumentation lighting - 15 LED telltale indicators; cruise control enabled, cruise control set, neutral, high beam, turn signal, ABS, check engine, battery, low fuel, security system, low engine oil pressure and MHP or km/h unit designation.

Halogen Headlamp, LED Tail / Brake / Turn Signal

Instrumentation lighting - 15 LED telltale indicators; cruise control enabled, cruise control set, neutral, high beam, turn signal, ABS, check engine, battery, low fuel, security system, low engine oil pressure and MHP or km/h unit designation.

Engine

Engine
Thunderstroke ®111
Thunderstroke ®111
Horsepower
92 hp
92 hp
Displacement
1,811 cc (111 ci)
1,811 cc (111 ci)
Bore x Stroke
3.976 x 4.449 in. (101 x 113 mm)
3.976 x 4.449 in. (101 x 113 mm)
Compression Ratio
11:1
11:1
Gear Ratio

1st - 9.403 : 1

2nd - 6.411 : 1

3rd - 4.763 : 1

4th - 3.796 : 1

5th - 3.243 : 1

6th - 2.789 : 1

1st - 9.403 : 1

2nd - 6.411 : 1

3rd - 4.763 : 1

4th - 3.796 : 1

5th - 3.243 : 1

6th - 2.789 : 1

Clutch
Wet, Multi-Plate
Wet, Multi-Plate
Fuel System
Closed loop fuel injection / 54 mm bore
Closed loop fuel injection / 54 mm bore
Exhaust
Split dual with cross-over
Split dual with cross-over
Ignition
Keyless
Keyless
Fuel Capacity
5.5 gal. (20.8 l)
5.5 gal. (20.8 l)
Peak Torque
119 ft. lb. (138.9 Nm) @3,000 rpm
119 ft. lb. (138.9 Nm) @3,000 rpm

Operational

Front Suspension

Telescopic Fork

Travel - 4.7 in. (119 mm)

Telescopic Fork

Travel - 4.7 in. (119 mm)

Rear Suspension

Single Shock with Air adjust

Travel - 4.5 in. (114 mm)

Single Shock with Air adjust

Travel - 4.5 in. (114 mm)

Rake
25°
25°
Trail
5.9 in. (150 mm)
5.9 in. (150 mm)
Fork
Front Tube Diameter - 46 mm
Front Tube Diameter - 46 mm
Seat
Vinyl Rogue
Vinyl Rogue

Other

Warranty
2 Years, Unlimited Miles
2 Years, Unlimited Miles

Features

Features

  • 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.
  • THUNDERSTROKE 111 V-TWIN ENGINE: The award-winning Thunderstroke 111 produces 119 ft-lb of raw torque for passing power in every gear.
  • AGILE HANDLING AND CONTROL: Outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame come together to provide responsive handling and agile cornering.
  • TURN HEADS: Streamlined fork-mounted fairing and slammed saddlebags perfectly frame the legendary Thunderstroke engine and command attention on the road.
  • ALL THE STYLE. ALL THE PERFORMANCE.: The Chieftain raises the bar by combining the legendary power of the Thunderstroke 111 V-twin engine without compromising on bold styling, unique character, and quality craftsmanship.
  • ICONIC DESIGN: Open front fender with 19 in 10-spoke cast alloy black front wheel makes a design statement that gets noticed.
  • CORNER CARVING CONFIDENCE: Low seat height and ergonomically-designed controls provide a confidence-inspiring ride that appeals to riders across the board.
  • MODERN. MEAN.: The Chieftain’s streamlined profile is enhanced by a Rogue seat.
  • FORWARD THINKING: Always ahead of the curve, the Chieftain comes loaded with technology for an enhanced riding experience that’s second to none.
  • 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.
  • FEATURES FOR THE WIN: The Chieftain comes standard with keyless ignition, locking saddlebags, cruise control and USB charging port.
  • PUSH-BUTTON POWER WINDSHIELD: With the push of a handlebar-mounted button, this flare windshield will raise or lower to your preferred position.

Standard Equipment

  • 7 in. Touchscreen Display; Power Windshield; Selectable Ride Modes; Rear Cylinder Deactivation; ABS; Cruise Control; 100 Watt Audio System with AM/FM, Bluetooth, USB, Smartphone Compatible Input, and Weatherband

Features

  • 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.
  • THUNDERSTROKE 111 V-TWIN ENGINE: The award-winning Thunderstroke 111 produces 119 ft-lb of raw torque for passing power in every gear.
  • AGILE HANDLING AND CONTROL: Outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame come together to provide responsive handling and agile cornering.
  • TURN HEADS: Streamlined fork-mounted fairing and slammed saddlebags perfectly frame the legendary Thunderstroke engine and command attention on the road.
  • ALL THE STYLE. ALL THE PERFORMANCE.: The Chieftain raises the bar by combining the legendary power of the Thunderstroke 111 V-twin engine without compromising on bold styling, unique character, and quality craftsmanship.
  • ICONIC DESIGN: Open front fender with 19 in 10-spoke cast alloy black front wheel makes a design statement that gets noticed.
  • CORNER CARVING CONFIDENCE: Low seat height and ergonomically-designed controls provide a confidence-inspiring ride that appeals to riders across the board.
  • MODERN. MEAN.: The Chieftain’s streamlined profile is enhanced by a Rogue seat.
  • FORWARD THINKING: Always ahead of the curve, the Chieftain comes loaded with technology for an enhanced riding experience that’s second to none.
  • 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.
  • FEATURES FOR THE WIN: The Chieftain comes standard with keyless ignition, locking saddlebags, cruise control and USB charging port.
  • PUSH-BUTTON POWER WINDSHIELD: With the push of a handlebar-mounted button, this flare windshield will raise or lower to your preferred position.

Standard Equipment

  • 7 in. Touchscreen Display; Power Windshield; Selectable Ride Modes; Rear Cylinder Deactivation; ABS; Cruise Control; 100 Watt Audio System with AM/FM, Bluetooth, USB, Smartphone Compatible Input, and Weatherband