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What is the history of the Indian Motorcycle Company?
The original Indian motorcycle company was once a superstar. After its founding in 1901, Indian’s bikes went on to win major international racing victories, and by the 1910s the company was the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the world.
Are Polaris and Indian motorcycles the same company?
Using experience from its modest-selling Victory motorcycles and successful portfolio of off-road vehicles, Polaris began a fast-paced program to completely reengineer the Indian bikes and their engines, forgoing any parts sharing between its two motorcycle brands. This content is imported from YouTube.
Where are Indian bikes made?
The original Indian produced bikes in Springfield, Massachusetts, from 1901 until the bottom fell out in 1953, after which the Indian name was acquired for use by a series of would-be manufacturers.
Is Indian motorcycles making a comeback?
With a new engine, a new motorcycle, and a new owner, Indian is ready for a comeback. When Steve Menneto, vice president of motorcycles at Polaris Industries, unveiled Indian’s all-new Thunder Stroke 111 engine at Daytona Bike Week in March, motorcycle enthusiasts were giddy with anticipation.