That includes hand completed paintwork accented by real 24-karat gold leaf badging, the 2019 Indian Roadmaster Elite is now on sale. Designed for the touring rider, the Roadmaster Elite comes with all of the conveniences anticipated of a contemporary touring bike however within the model of the traditional Indian Motorbike with pricing beginning at USD 36,999 (RM150,452).
Carrying the Thunderstroke 111 engine which displaces 1,811 cc, Indian claims the Roadmaster will get 151 Nm of torque at three,000 rpm together with three trip modes – Tour, Commonplace and Sport – which adjustments throttle mapping and response. To extend rider consolation, the rear cylinder is shut down when the Roadmaster is at a standstill and ambient temperature is above 15 levels Celsius, which, in Malaysia, means it will likely be off more often than not.
With a restricted manufacturing run of solely 200 models, the Roadmaster Elite is claimed to take some 30 hours of handbook work only for the paint and badging. The sound system for the 2019 Roadmaster Elite has been upgraded, with 600-watts coming from the PowerBand audio system.
Audio system are put in within the fairing, trunk and saddlebags, and are 50% louder than the inventory system provided on the bottom mannequin Roadmaster. Indian Motorbike’s Journey Command integrates all of the Roadmaster’s infotainment and connects with the rider’s smartphone utilizing Bluetooth, together with navigation and distant entry to automobile standing.
Rider conveniences additionally embrace a real leather-based two-up touring seat individually heated for rider and passenger, heated handgrips, keyless ignition, a push button energy windshield and LED lighting all through. The weatherproof saddlebags are distant locking and the highest field has sufficient house for 2 full-face helmets, giving a complete of 140 litres of cupboard space.
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