Last Recorded Price:
38 Lakh

Indian Chieftain Elite Overview

Engine Capacity-icon

Engine Capacity

1811.0 CC



18 KM/L

Fuel Tank Capacity-icon

Fuel Tank Capacity

20.8 L



6 Speed

Indian Chieftain Elite Prices

Indian Chieftain Elite price starting from 38 Lakh. Indian offers Chieftain Elite in 1 variants.


Last Recorded Price

Chieftain Elite STD

38 Lakh
Petrol, 18 KM/L, 1811.0 CC

Indian Chieftain Elite Specifications & Features

Explore an in-depth overview of the Indian Chieftain Elite 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 Power

73.00 bhp


Dunlop® American Elite 130/60B19 61H/ Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H

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

Indian Chieftain Elite Mileage

23 %
Better mileage than other Cruiser
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Indian Chieftain Elite Colours

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Indian Chieftain Elite is available in 1 different colors namely Black Hills Silver/Marble Accents.

Quick Compare With Indian Chieftain Elite Competitors

Indian Chieftain Elite
Indian Chieftain Elite
Honda Gold Wing
Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220
Harley-Davidson Fat Boy
Indian Scout
Indian Roadmaster
Ex-Showroom Price
₹ 38 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
N/A170.00 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 Elite vs Gold WingChieftain Elite vs Avenger Cruise 220Chieftain Elite vs Fat BoyChieftain Elite vs ScoutChieftain Elite vs Roadmaster

About Indian Chieftain Elite

The Indian Chieftain Elite is the new special edition version of the regular Chieftain cruiser motorcycle. Featuring a bunch of cosmetic and feature updates over the standard Indian Chieftain, the Chieftain Elite comes with a custom paint job, additional equipment, custom leather seats and lots more. Indian Motorcycles first revealed the bike in 2017, and it being a special edition model, only 350 units of the luxury cruiser will be produced globally, and only a handful of units have been allotted for the Indian market.

Indian Chieftain Elite Design & Styling

The new Indian Chieftain Elite basic design is carried over from the regular Chieftain, however, the bike gets a bunch of styling updates that sets it apart from the regular model. The biggest visual upgrade is the new bespoke paint scheme, which is called Black Hills Silver and features marble accenting. This marbling process in the paint ensures that no two Chieftain Elite look the same. The bespoke paintwork takes 25 hours to complete, according to the manufacturer. Complementing the colour tone, the bike also comes with a host of chrome details, right from the mirrors to the rear indicator housing. The bike also gets new dual tone, multi-spoke alloy wheels, adding to the bold design of the bike.

Indian Chieftain Elite Dimensions

In terms of dimensions, the Indian Chieftain Elite measures 2,506 mm in length, 1,000 mm in width, and 1,448 mm in height. Like all cruiser motorcycles, the bike comes with a long wheelbase, measuring 1,668 mm, while the ground clearance is 142 mm high. The Chieftain Elite comes with a seat height of 660 mm, which is very approachable for riders of all heights, however, with a Kerb weight of 388 kg, it’s quite an hefty bike. The bike comes with a 20.8-litre fuel tank.

Indian Chieftain Elite Features

On the features front, the Indian Chieftain Elite comes with the company’s Ride Command Infotainment system that is equipped with Bluetooth connectivity, navigation, and a 200-watt premium audio system. The bike also gets black custom stitched genuine leather seats and Aluminium floorboards, completing the look on the motorcycle. The bike also comes with 10-spoke contrast-cut alloy wheels and a set of body-coloured rear panniers with remote-locking function. Furthermore, the Indian Chieftain Elite also comes with a function called push-button power windshield, which allows you to raise or lower the windshield via a handlebar-mounted button.

Indian Chieftain Elite Engine and Transmission

The 2018 Indian Chieftain Elite is powered by the same 1,811 cc Thunderstroke 111, V-twin engine that is currently offered with the standard Chieftain range. Having said that, Indian has tweaked the engine a little for the Chieftain Elite, and the motor now develops a 161.6 Nm of peak torque at 3,000 rpm on the Chieftain Elite, which is 11.6 Nm more than the standard model. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox, with a multi-plate wet clutch.

Indian Chieftain Elite Wheels, Brakes and Suspension

The Indian Chieftain Elite comes with a set of new 19-inch wheels up front, and 16-inch wheels at the back. The front wheel comes shod in 130/60 section Dunlop American Elite rubber, while the rear wheel comes with a 180/60 section Dunlop Elite 3 multi-compound tyre. The bike comes with 119 mm telescopic forks up front, while at the rear we have a 114 mm single shock absorber with air adjust function. The braking for the Indian Chieftain Elite is taken care of by dual 300 mm floating discs with 4 piston calipar for the front wheel, and a single 300 mm disc brake with 2 piston calipar for the rear one.

Indian Chieftain Elite Price and Competitors

Being a special edition model, the Indian Chieftain Elite is priced at Rs. 38 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and only a handful of units is available for the Indian market. In terms of competition, the Chieftain Elite competes with the likes of the Harley-Davidson Street Glide and the Honda Gold Wing in the segment.

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  • Indian Chieftain Elite ex-showroom price in New Delhi starts at Rs. 38 Lakh. The Indian Chieftain Elite on road price in New Delhi is Rs. 40.25 Lakh.
  • As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian Chieftain Elite Petrol variant returns 18.00 Kmpl.
  • The price of Chieftain Elite starts at Rs. 38 Lakh (ex showroom) and the Street Glide Special"s price starts from Rs. 30.53 Lakh. Get detailed comparison between Chieftain Elite and Street Glide Special on the basis of specifications, mileage, price & others.

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