Goa, 9th December 2019: Indian Motorcycle®, America’s First Motorcycle Company® set their foot at India Bike Week 2019 in Goa and showcased the recently launched Indian® FTR™ 1200 S Race Replica along with the most premium Indian® Roadmaster™ Elite, and Indian® Chief Dark Horse® in IBW. The outstanding iconic bikes became the eye candy to every bike lover present at the biggest motorcycle extravaganza.
The passionate and enthusiastic Indian Motorcycle® riders, Dr. Arun Thareja (Owner GODS) and Mr. Deepak Gupta (famous as The mountain man) rode the Indian® FTR™ 1200 S from Delhi to Goa for the IBW 2019. The ride was flagged off from Delhi on 30th November and culminated in Goa on 5th December 2019. The riders on their way to Goa experienced the unmatched performance of the bike on the highways and on the city roads of various cities.
On this occasion, Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director and Country Head, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd. said “With the passing years we as a brand are getting close to the hearts of bike enthusiasts around India. We are enlightened with the response received from the riders and bike enthusiasts during the IBW event. Our aim to break new ground and establish a higher standard for our riders are going on point with the Indian® FTR™ 1200 S Race Replica. Based on a flat track platform this bikes delivers a new level of performance for riders and the amount of technology and level of detail packed into this bike is incredible, and it’s something we’re extremely proud of.”
Indian® FTR™ 1200 S Race Replica: The new FTR™ series is engineered with the latest technology for reliable performance. Sporting a powerful new liquid-cooled 1203cc V-twin engine with 123 Horsepower & 120 Nm of Peak Torque. The FTR™ series is fast, agile and thrilling with a sporty, upright riding position and nimble handling. The FTR™ series is equipped with a 4.3-inch customizable Ride Command LCD touch screen with Bluetooth for easy mobile device pairing support which can also be operated with the gloves on. This will help the rider to customize the ride setting even while riding the motorcycle. The ride command offers to three Ride Modes (Sport, Standard, Rain) with unique throttle response and traction control intervention levels, Lean-angle sensitive stability control, ABS, traction control, and wheelie mitigation control for improved confidence and control. The FTR™ series features full LED lighting, a fast-charge USB port to easily charge mobile devices, and cruise control as well.
INDIAN® ROADMASTER® Elite: Indian® Roadmaster® reflects pure American ultra luxury. This head turning masterpiece features a custom-inspired dual tone candy paint which is handcrafted with real 24K Gold leaf badging. It comes with the industry-leading seven-inch Indian Motorcycle® Ride Command® System as standard and has technology features like Bluetooth audio, navigation, vehicle information & status and split-screen technology to customize the display to focus on the details essential for the riders. The motorcycle features a THUNDER STROKE® 111 engine. The motorcycle is a limited edition.
INDIAN® CHIEF DARK HORSE®: The Indian® Chief Dark Horse® is a cruiser built upon the successful and award-winning Indian® Chief® platform. Unlike other motorcycles in the Indian Motorcycle® line-up, it is understated with only a flash of chrome and adds a healthy dose of matte black paint to create one of the most confident silhouettes in the market. By all but eliminating chrome from the motorcycle and swapping to 16”cast wheels, the Chief Dark Horse® conveys an aggressive pose, and being the lightest in the series, is the quickest Model in the Chief® family.