Harley davidson had just introduced its new panhead which featured hydraulically adjusted overhead. Brought back to life after 40 years at kiwi motorcycles riverside california 2010 this 1948 class.
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Moto indian chief 1948. Old indian motorcycles never die as this one demonstrates. Join millions of people using oodle to find unique used motorcycles used roadbikes used dirt bikes scooters and mopeds for sale. 1948 may have been a good year for the cleveland indians baseball team they won the world series but it was not so good for the indian motocycle company in springfield mass.
When indian resumed civilian production after world war ii they revived. 1948 indian chief motorcycles for sale. Included in sale are original shift knob 12v lithium pulse charger plus removed kick start and 6v items in working condition.
Don t miss what s happening in your neighborhood. The indian chief is a motorcycle that was built by the hendee manufacturing company and the subsequent indian motocycle company from 1922 to the end of the company s production in 1953. Paint by matt blake of iron horse corral frame has been powdercoated original engine built to 80 cubic inch bonneville specification by master engine builder doug burnett carillo rods and s s flywheels 0 miles on engine 80ci kicker arm correct linkert m344.
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The chief was indian s big twin a larger more powerful motorcycle than the more agile scout used in competition and sport riding. Find 1948 indian chiefs for sale on oodle classifieds. Find 1936 to 1949 indian chiefs for sale on oodle classifieds.
Join millions of people using oodle to find unique used motorcycles used roadbikes used dirt bikes scooters and mopeds for sale. 1948 indian chief converted to kiwi electric start with 12v cycle electric in5000 generator lithium battery 23 tooth counter shaft sprocket reverse pattern shift linkage and right hand throttle. Don t miss what s happening in your neighborhood.
If you wanted to buy a new indian motorcycle in early 1948 you only had one choice.