A bike that looks as aggressive as it performs. Featuring a restyled fairing, slammed saddlebags, a 19" front wheel and new badging.
The Chieftain's streamlined profile is enhanced by an all-new gunfighter seat.
Modern lighting from nose to tail and a lowered stance complete the custom-inspired look.
Power is only good when you have it under control. The Chieftain is expertly designed to give you a riding experience unlike any other.
The powerful Thunder Stroke 111 engine produces 119 ft-lbs of torque for exceptional power at low RPM and a smooth ride at any speed.
Outstanding steering geometry and a lightweight cast aluminum frame for responsive handling and agile cornering. ABS brakes for full control.
A strong, expertly designed cast aluminum frame provides confidence-inspiring stability and easy handling at all speeds.
The Chieftain comes loaded with the latest technology for an enhanced riding experience.
High-output speakers in the fairing deliver 100-watts of crystal-clear audio. Featuring a dynamic equalizer that automatically adjusts for road, wind and engine noise.
The Chieftain comes standard with keyless ignition, cruise control and ABS.
A push-button power windshield allows you to choose the best height for current weather conditions.
With the industry-leading Ride Command system, you control every aspect of your ride on a glove-compatible touchscreen with an easy-to-use interface, customizable vehicle information screens and two-finger pinch-to-zoom.
Now you can choose between three ride modes, Tour, Standard and Sport, for an experience that's customized to your riding style.
Rear Cylinder Deactivation automatically shuts off the rear cylinder when the bike is stopped for enhanced comfort in slow-moving traffic. As soon as you hit the throttle, the rear cylinder seamlessly reactivates for full power.
Wirelessly connect your phone to the bike's display with Bluetooth® to enjoy your favorite music on the open road. You can also pair a headset and receive calls and texts.
|Engine Type||Thunder Stroke™ 111|
|Bore x Stroke||101mm x 113mm|
|Electronic Fuel Injection System||Closed loop fuel Injection / 54mm bore|
|Peak Torque RPM||2100 rpm|
|Peak Torque (95/1/EC Nm)||150 Nm|
|Primary Drive||Gear Drive Wet Clutch|
|Gear Ratio (Overall)|
|1RE||9.403 : 1|
|2th||6.411 : 1|
|3th||4.763 : 1|
|4th||3.796 : 1|
|5th||3.243 : 1|
|6th||2.789 : 1|
|Final Drive||2.2 : 1|
|Suspension: Front - Type/Travel||Telescopic Fork/119 mm - 46mm cartridge forks with dual rate springs|
|Suspension: Rear - Type/Travel||Single Shock / 114 mm / pneumatic adjustment|
|Brakes/Front||Dual / Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper Dual Front / 300mm with Anti-Lock Brakes|
|Brakes/Rear||Single / Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper / 300mm with Anti-Lock Brakes|
|Tires/Front||Dunlop® Elite 130/60B19 61H|
|Tires/Rear||Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H|
|Wheels||19" x 3.5" & 16" x 5"|
|Exhaust System||Split dual exhaust w/ cross-over|
|Width (INT)||1000 mm|
|Height (INT)||1385 mm|
|Weight (Empty tank / full of fuel)||358 kg / 373 kg|
|SEAT HEIGHT||650 mm|
|GROUND CLEARANCE||130 mm||Rake||25°|
|Fuel Capacity||20.8 liters|
|Standard Equipment||ABS; Cast Aluminum Frame with Integrated Air-Box; Cruise Control; Driving Lights; Highway Bar; Keyless Start; Power Windshield; Tire Pressure Monitoring; 100 Watt Stereo with AM/FM Bluetooth and Smartphone Compatible Input|
|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|