2021 Indian Motorcycle Lineup Revealed, India Bound
The American motorcycle maker has stated that the changes have been made in response to customer feedback.
Indian Motorcycle, today, announced its 2021 lineup which includes new model iterations along with existing ones that is claimed to be developed in direct response to rider feedback.
Technology upgrades have been made on the bikes along with a selection of additional accessories that will be provided from now on. The changes span across the Thunderstroke, PowerPlus and Scout lineups.
Indian Thunderstroke and PowerPlus Models –
The Roadmaster lineup now gets Apple CarPlay as standard, while Roadmaster Limited and Roadmaster Dark Horse (which has been restyled) models feature all-new ClimaCommand Rogue heated and cooled seat with Ride Command integration.
Joining the Roadmaster lineup is the Roadmaster Limited, which features gloss paint, chrome finishes, a modern fairing design, open front fender and slammed saddlebags. Another new addition to the Indian Motorcycle cruiser lineup is the Indian Vintage Dark Horse that comes with a fully blacked-out look.
Features offered as standard across the Roadmaster lineup include remote-locking saddlebags and trunk, adjustable passenger floorboards, ABS, cruise control, keyless ignition, tyre pressure monitoring and full LED lighting. Other features like the lower fairings with adjustable airflow vents, heated grips and a push-button adjustable windshield can also be had.
All Thunderstroke models can be fitted with ClimaCommand heated and cooled seat, while Apple CarPlay is standard on all 2021 Roadmaster, Chieftain, and Indian Challenger models equipped with Ride Command with navigation.
New for the 2021 model lineup is the Pathfinder S LED driving lights, PowerBand Audio (Indian Challenger) and new touring amenities, apart from several optional extras offered for each motorcycle. All the bikes are powered by the Thunderstroke 116, 1.9-litre air-cooled V-twin that puts out 87 HP and 185 Nm.
Indian Scout Models –
2021 Scout lineup includes the Scout Sixty and Scout Bobber Sixty (powered by 1.0-litre, 76 HP motor) and Scout and Scout Bobber (powered by 1133cc, 94 HP engine).
For the 2021 model year, the Scout lineup receives new paint colours such as Metallic Maroon/Crimson Metallic on the Scout and Alumina Jade Smoke on the Scout Bobber, to name a few.
Scout models also get loads of accessories like new Scout touring parts, low or mid wind deflector (Scout Bobber), heated grips, fairing bag, semi-rigid saddlebags and finally a colour-matched quick release fairing with a 2-inch windshield.