Indian Chieftain Dark Horse

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse

29.99 Lakh
Ex-Showroom Price
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Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Overview

Engine Capacity-icon

Engine Capacity

1811.0 CC



18 KM/L

Fuel Tank Capacity-icon

Fuel Tank Capacity

20.8 L



6 Speed

C&B Verdict On Chieftain Dark Horse

car&bike Expert Rating

The Indian Chieftain Dark Horse is a highly capable, comfortable and entertaining big cruiser which nails the cruiser look to a T. It's a comfortable bagger to cover long distances on straight roads, with possibly a sweeping curve or few. The only downisdes are the heat from the engine, particularly in the Indian summer, the weight and the price.

Pros & Cons of Indian Chieftain Dark Horse


Things We Like

  • Design and Looks
  • Comfortable Ride Quality
  • Ergonomics and agility

Things We Don't Like

  • Engine heat
  • Price tag
  • Manoeverability in traffic

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Prices

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse price starting from 29.99 Lakh. Indian offers Chieftain Dark Horse in 1 variants.


Ex-Showroom Price

Chieftain Dark Horse STD

Starts at
29.99 Lakh
Petrol, 18 KM/L, 1811.0 CC

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Specifications & Features

Explore an in-depth overview of the Indian Chieftain Dark Horse specifications and features, offering comprehensive details on its engine, fuel efficiency, mileage, brakes, max power, and tyre. Additionally, gain insights into the bike's advanced safety features.

Engine CC

1811.0 CC




18 KM/L



Max Torque

138.90 Nm

Max Power

73.00 bhp


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  • YesEngine Kill Switch
  • YesGear Indicator
  • YesFuel Warning Indicator
  • YesLow Oil Indicator
  • YesFuel Gauge
  • YesLow Battery Indicator
  • YesPass Light

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse EMI Calculator

Ex Showroom Price:
₹ 29.99 L

Loan Amount

29.99 L



Duration (3 Years)

3 Years

EMI ₹ 98,895
for 3 year @11.5%* Interest Rate

*Interest rate may vary subject to your credit score.

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Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Mileage

23 %
Better mileage than other Cruiser
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Indian Chieftain Dark Horse On-Road Price In India

Explore Indian Chieftain Dark Horse pricing in India's major cities. Indian Chieftain Dark Horse price starts from 29.99 Lakh.

CityOn-Road Price
New Delhi₹ 31,76,455
Mumbai₹ 32,66,425
Bangalore₹ 34,16,375
Chennai₹ 32,96,415
Chandigarh₹ 32,35,236
Ahmedabad₹ 32,36,435

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Colours

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Indian Chieftain Dark Horse is available in 1 different colors namely Thunder Black Smoke.

Quick Compare With Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Competitors

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse
Indian Chieftain Dark Horse
Honda Gold Wing
Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220
Harley-Davidson Fat Boy
Indian Scout
Indian Roadmaster
Ex-Showroom Price
₹ 29.99 L₹ 39.2 L₹ 1.23 L₹ 24.49 - 25.99 L₹ 12.7 L₹ 39 L
C&B Expert Rating
Engine CC
1811.0 CC1833.0 CC220.0 CC1868.0 CC1131.0 CC1811.0 CC
6 Gears7 Gears5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
18 KM/L14.00 Km/L40.00 Km/L15.00 Km/L25.00 Km/L15.00 Km/L
Max Torque
138.90 bhp170.00 Nm17.55 Nm156.00 Nm97.70 Nm138.90 Nm
Max Power
73.00 Nm125.00 bhp18.76 bhp65.00 bhp100.00 bhp100.00 bhp
Disc/DiscDual hydraulic disc with 6-piston calliper, floating rotors and sintered metal pads (Front) / Ventilated disc with 3-piston calliper and sintered metal pads (Rear)Disc (Front) / Drum (Rear)Disc (Front) / Disc (Rear)Disc (Front) / Disc (Rear)Dual Disc (Front) / Disc (Rear)
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.8 L21.1 L13.0 L19.1 L12.5 L20.8 L
Colour Count
Detailed Comparision
Chieftain Dark Horse vs Gold WingChieftain Dark Horse vs Avenger Cruise 220Chieftain Dark Horse vs Fat BoyChieftain Dark Horse vs ScoutChieftain Dark Horse vs Roadmaster

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Reviews

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About Indian Chieftain Dark Horse

The Polaris-owned bike-maker has added a new model to its range of bikes for the Indian market- Indian Chieftain Dark Horse. Carrying a lofty price, the new model in the line-up is essentially a blacked out, matte finished version of the bagger. In line with the Chief Classic and its Dark Horse equivalent, the 2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse takes cues from the standard Chieftain and shares the same engine. That said the 2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse uses the 1811cc V-Twin Thunder Stroke 111 powertrain paired to a six-speed gearbox for transmitting power to rear wheels. 

Much like its heavy weight, the new Indian Chieftain Dark Horse price for the Indian market is quite exorbitant at Rs 31.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The black paint job and the matte finish works well for the premium cruiser. Based on the Indian Chieftain, the Dark Horse version shares the same mechanicals as the standard model.

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Looks

The heavy-weight premium cruiser borrows inputs from the standard model and additionally, it gets some enhancements. Use of chrome on the matte black body paint looks good. Although, the chrome is used aptly replaced by the black fairing, fuel tank  It also gets a slew of goodies like the 7-inch touchscreen infotainment cluster and power windscreen to name a few.

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Engine Specifications & Transmission

Power is sourced from the high capacity 1811cc V-Twin, Thunder Stroke 111 engine belting out maximum power of 73bhp and top torque of 140Nm. Drive is sent to the rear wheels through a six-speed transmission.

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Features

It gets a raft of high tech, there is a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment cluster that flashes real time clock, ambient air temperature. Besides, it also provides access to the premium audio system. For the safety, it gets provisions including ABS, cruise control, remote key fob with keyless ignition. The hard bags on the cruise provide enough space for storage. Apart from the aforementioned features, the bike sports fitments such as 46mm front forks, disc brakes at front and rear and a 21-litre fuel tank.

Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Braking & Handling

Features that aid braking function are anti-locking-braking system and disc brakes at front and rear. 

Upcoming Models are the New Chieftain and Roadmaster Classic

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Indian Chieftain Dark Horse FAQs

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  • Indian Chieftain Dark Horse ex-showroom price in New Delhi starts at Rs. 29.99 Lakh. The Indian Chieftain Dark Horse on road price in New Delhi is Rs. 31.76 Lakh.
  • As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Petrol variant returns 18.00 Kmpl.
  • According to the experts, The gigantic Indian Chieftain Dark Horse; it"s a massive bagger with loads of road presence and is a proper headturner. Is it the practical cruiser? We spend some time with the Chieftain Dark Horse to see what it has to offer...

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