The Indian brand is one of the best cruisers selling the brand in the world. This year the Harley-Davidson brand has launched the new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers for those riders who prefer riding cruisers during long rides. This cruiser features the standard 19 inches of ten-spoke with the contrast-cut front wheel, genuine leather seats with push-button power windshield and much more. This Indian Cruiser is available in four different color combinations while two of them features the entirely new graphics packages. The review of new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers with its price, pictures, and specifications are given below.
2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers – Features and Price
An all-new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers features the powerful Thunder Stroke 111 engine. This engine has been designed by receiving inspiration from Power Plus motor of the 1940s. It features the multi-directional finned valve covers, new downwards firing exhaust, right-hand drive and much more. This engine can deliver the torque of 119 ft-lbs with extraordinary power at low RPM. The bore to stroke ratios is 3.976 inches and 4.449 inches respectively while the 9.5:1 is its compression ratio. The new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers is featured the new keyless ignition system. The rider can place the proximity fob in his pocket and can start the engine by pressing the button. If he accidentally misplaces the fob than he can start the bike by entering the personal security code.
The new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers features the stylish and attractive chassis. The overall steering geometry was efficiently engineered to achieve light and fully responsive handling experience. The new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers features the cast aluminum frame, which is light in weight and yet provides solid and low-speed handling experience. This minimal frame flex at speed in the corners and rider will experience confidence-inspiring stability on the highway like in 2018 Indian Chieftain Classic Cruisers. The cargo is protected inside the hard and spacious remote-locking hard saddlebags.
The push-button power windshield can easily be raised or lowered by just pressing the button. The rider can block the wind or allow it to pass depending on situations and his preferences. The latest premium genuine leather seat gives maximum comfort plus it retains natural beauty. The contrast stitching creates the overall appearance even more attractive. An all-new interested audio system in new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers gives better sound output making the ride full of fun. The open front fenders of 19 inches gives superb appearance while the braking system gives superb braking performance. The ABS adds comfort and confidence while braking.
2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers – Price
The new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers comes with the price range of $24,499 to $25,699 only.
2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers – Technical Specifications
||Thunder Stroke® 111
||111 cubic inches (1811 cc)
|Bore x Stroke ratio
||3.976 inches (101 mm) x 4.449 inches (113 mm)
|Electronic Fuel Injection System
||Closed loop fuel injection containing 54 mm bore
Gear Ratio (Overall)
||New Gear Drive Wet Clutch
|Drive / Driven Clutch
||119 ft-lbs (161.6 Nm)
|Peak Torque RPM
|Suspension: Front – Type / Travel
||Telescopic Fork / 4.7 inches (119 mm) – Cartridge Type
|Suspension: Rear – Type / Travel
||Solo Shock having Air adjust / 4.5 inches (114 mm)
|Front Fork Tube Diameter
||New Cast 19-inch x 3.5-inch
||New Cast 16-inch x 5-inch
||All-New Dual with 300 mm of Floating Rotor & 4-Piston Caliper.
||All-New Solo with 300 mm of Floating Rotor & 2-Piston Caliper.
||New Dunlop® American Elite 130/60B19 61H
||New Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H
||Split Dual Exhaust containing Cross-over
||5.6 inches (142 mm)
||54.6 inches (1388 mm)
||65.7 inches (1668 mm)
||26 inches (660 mm)
||98.7 inches (2506 mm)
||39.4 inches (1000 mm)
||5.9 inches (150 mm)
||5.5 gallons (20.8 l)
||1385 lbs (628 kg)
|Weight (Empty Tank / Full of Fuel)
||802 lbs (364 kg) / 834 lbs (378 kg)
|Color / Graphics
||Bronze Smoke with Graphics
|All-New Standard Equipment
||Highway Bar, Cruise Control, Keyless Ignition, ABS, Driving Lights, Power Windshield, Genuine Leather Seats, All-new cast Aluminum Frame having Integrated Air-Box, Remote Locking Hard Saddle Bags, Tire Pressure Monitoring, Bluetooth, 100 Watt Stereo with AM/FM, USB, Smartphone Compatible Input, and Weatherband
||Fairing-mounted instrument cluster featuring analog speedometer and tachometer, with fuel gauge, range, odometer, and current gear. 15 LED telltale indicators, cruise control enabled, cruise control set, ABS, check engine, neutral, high beam, turn signal, low tire pressure, battery, low fuel, security system, low engine oil pressure and MPH or Km/H unit designation
||7″ Touchscreen including real-time clock; ambient air temperature; heading, audio information display, vehicle trouble code readout, Vehicle Status (tire pressure, voltage, engine hours, oil change); Vehicle Info (speed, fuel range, RPM, gear position), Dual Trip Meters (fuel range, miles, average fuel economy, instantaneous fuel economy time, average speed), Ride Data (heading, moving time, stop time, altitude, altitude change), Bluetooth connectivity for phone and headset; Map/Navigation
This article provides almost the full details of the new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers. This new cruiser features a powerful and high performing engine. The overall chassis appearance is kept attractive and stylish, which always demands to have a second view. The seat contains a beautiful color combination plus it ensures to provide the smooth and comfortable riding pleasure. In short, the new 2018 Chieftain Limited Indian Cruisers is the best package for cruisers loving riders.