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.
TWO THUNDER STROKE V-TWIN OPTIONS
Choose the new, more powerful Thunder Stroke 116 engine producing 126 ft-lbs of torque or the exceptional Thunder Stroke 111 for power at low RPM and a responsive ride at any speed.
AGILE HANDLING AND CONTROL
Outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame come together to provide responsive handling and agile cornering.
CORNER CARVING CONFIDENCE
A strong, expertly designed cast aluminum frame gives you confidence-inspiring stability and easy handling at all speeds.
ALL THE STYLE. ALL THE PERFORMANCE.
The restyled Chieftain raises the bar by combining the legendary power of the Thunder Stroke 111 or the new Thunder Stroke 116 V-Twin engine with easy handling and the latest in ride technology.
STYLING THAT HAS AN EDGE
With sleek fairing and slammed saddlebags this bike looks as aggressive at it rides.
The Chieftain’s streamlined profile is enhanced by a gunfighter style seat.
The custom-inspired look is completed by a 19″ front wheel, open fender and badging.
|Engine Type||Thunder Stroke™ 111|
|Bore x Stroke||101mm x 113mm|
|Electronic Fuel Injection System||Closed loop fuel injecion / 54mm bore|
|Peak Torque RPM||3000 rpm|
|Peak Torque (95/1/EC Nm)||151 Nm|
|Primary Drive||Gear Drive Wet Clutch|
|1RE||9.403 : 1|
|2RE||6.411 : 1|
|3RE||4.763 : 1|
|4RE||3.796 : 1|
|5RE||3.243 : 1|
|6RE||2.789 : 1|
|Final Drive||2.2 : 1|
|Suspension: Front – Type/Travel||Telescopic Fork / 119 mm|
|Suspension: Rear – Type/Travel||Single Shock w/ Air Adjust / 114 mm / 63 mm ride in|
|Brakes/Front||Dual / 300 mm Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper|
|Brakes/Rear||Single / 300 mm Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper|
|Tires/Front||Dunlop® American Elite 130/80B17 65H|
|Tires/Rear||Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H|
|Exhaust System||Split Dual Exhaust w/ Cross-over|
|Width (INT)||1000 mm|
|Height (INT)||1385 mm|
|Weight (empty / full tank)||358 kg / 372 kg|
|Seat Height||650 mm|
|Ground Clearance||130 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||20.8 liters|
|Standard Equipment||Thunder Stroke III or 116 Engine, 7″ Touchscreen Display, Premium 100-Watt Audio System w/ Bluetooth®, Power Windshield, Ride Modes (Tour, Standard, Sport), Rear Cylinder Deactivation, ABS, Cruise Control, Keyless Ignition|
|Gauges||Fairing mounted instrument cluster featuring electronic speedometer, tachometer, and fuel gauge with odometer, dual tripmeters with distance and time, instantaneous and average fuel economy; fuel range; real-time clock; compass; ambient air temperature; gear position display; front and rear tire pressure; engine hours of operation; engine oil life percentage; average speed; battery voltage; radio information display; vehicle trouble code readout; heated grip level (if heated grips installed); and 15 LED telltale indicators: cruise control enabled, cruise control set, neutral, high beam, turn signal, ABS, check engine, low tire pressure, battery, low fuel, security system, low engine oil pressure and MPH or km/h unit designation|