1901-present Indian Motorcycles History

The following information is a history and evolution of the Iconic Indian Motorcycle brand as stated by the current Indian Motorcycle Company located in Spirit Lake, Iowa. Where needed, I will address or expand on the information related to the Gilory Indian's that were manufactured in Gilroy, California between 1999 and 2004. Then move on to the Indian Motorcycle that were built by the group in Kings Mountain between 2009 and 2012, The engine was a Power plus 105 CID. Then in 2013, Polaris Industries purchased the Indian brand. Click on the piston set below to read the current story and time line regarding the history of Indian Motorcycles as stated by the current Indian Motorcycle Company.








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