If you wanted a Harley-Davidson Road Glide that wasn’t a Harley, Indian’s been offering that for a while now in the form of its Roadmaster line of full-dress V-Twin touring bikes. If you want an American V-Twin full dresser that looks the part, but goes like stink, now Indian also offers the Pursuit. The traditional American V-Twin buyer has always been highly skittish prey, easily frightened off by overhead cams and lack of cooling fins. But with its Challenger of two years ago, Indian decided it was time to take the high-performance plunge, developing a revver instead of a chuffer,
Who are we to question the motorcycles red-blooded Americans love most? Harley-Davidson sells more Street Glides than it does Road Glide Limiteds (which basically adds the frame-mounted fairing and trunk), but the song remains the same. Indian’s new Pursuit adds the same things to its Challenger – though its fairing was already a frame-mounted design. Who doesn’t want more storage? More closet space? Nobody. And that goes double for people who travel in pairs. In every couple, there’s at least one shoe hound.
Gold Wing and BMW fans will continue to look down their noses, but American-style grand touring
In case you haven’t noticed, motorcycles are not cars. Obviously, right? But the key difference I want to highlight is that for the most part, you can pop into most any car (or light truck) and just drive it. Maybe you’ll have to adjust the seat a bit, but overall, for most of us, we fit in most any car or truck just fine and can drive off into the sunset in comfort. No big deal. But motorcycles are very different when it comes
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