Indian Chief Dark Horse 2016 leaked photos reveals its distinctive Matte Black paint. Fork, headlamps and rims are all finished in black. 2016 Indian Chief Dark Horse also sports several chrome accents at the front and rear while headlight unit is a single piece as against the three piece arrangement seen on other Indian Chief series. Wheels are of alloy but painted black while War Bonnet is wrapped in a matte black frame.
Indian Chief Dark Horse 2016 is powered by a 1,811cc Thunder Stroke V-twin cylinder engine capable of offering 102.4 lb/ft torque. The engine is mated to a six speed transmission sending power to rear wheels through a belt drive. This is the same engine setup which is seen on board the Chief Classic, Chief Vintage, Chieftain and Roadmaster.
The unveiling of Indian Chief Dark Horse 2016 model in Chicago will coincide with Indian’s Dark Horse Challenge Ride in Chicago, a rally to commemorate the unveiling of this bike. The rally will see a host of Dark Horse bikes leading the way allowing for a first hand viewing and the Dark Horse in action. In the US, the motorcycle will go on sale later this year.
Speaking about India launch, expect the same to happen by mid 2016. Indian Motorcycles has just launched the Roadmaster in India with a price tag of INR 37 lakhs, making it their most expensive motorcycle in the country.