The 2023 Indian Challenger Dark Horse is an American V-twin motorcycle marvel that commands attention with its bold, dark design and unmatched performance. At the heart of the Dark Horse is the blacked-out PowerPlus liquid-cooled engine, a modern, fully-fledged design that boasts class-leading performance. The engine delivers a staggering 128 ft-lbs of torque and 122 horsepower, guaranteeing an exhilarating ride.
Riding this hugely powerful of a bike is a breeze, thanks to its Smart Lean Technology. The 6-axis Bosch® IMU, Dynamic traction control, ABS with cornering control, and Drag Torque Control ensure a confident, grounded ride. The inverted front suspension, lightweight cast-aluminum frame, and hydraulically adjustable Fox® rear shock also contribute to the bike’s handling and stability.
New technology abounds on this model and others in Indian’s Challenger line. It features a huge 7-inch touchscreen powered by RIDE COMMAND with all the bells and whistles including Apple CarPlay integration, navigation, Bluetooth, live traffic and weather updates, and more!
Aesthetically the bike stands out from others in the 2023 Indian Lineup with its aggressive fairing design, full LED lighting, and menacing running lights create a signature look that is both stylish and functional. The bike’s blacked-out finishes and premium paint options accentuate its mean appearance, making it stand out from the crowd.
The 2023 Indian Challenger Dark Horse starts at $29,499 USD/$36,299 CAD
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Black Smoke, Titanium Smoke, Indy Red / Black Metallic. Icon: Sagebrush Smoke, Riot Orange Smoke, Storm Blue / Black Metallic
98.5 in (2501 mm)
39 in (990 mm)
53 in (134.6 cm)
65.7 in (1668 mm)
5.4 in (137.3 mm)
26.5 in (672 mm)
Weight (Empty Tank / Full of Fuel)
705 lbs (365 kg) / 840 lbs (381 kg)
2 Years, Unlimited Miles
2023 Indian Challenger Dark Horse Features
FREE REIN TO DOMINATE
Our blacked-out PowerPlus liquid-cooled engine is a fully-modern design and redefines American V-twin performance. Class-leading 128 ft-lbs of torque and 122 hp dominate straight from the factory.
TOUCHSCREEN POWERED BY RIDE COMMAND
A gorgeous 7-inch touchscreen powered by RIDE COMMAND features Apple CarPlay integration, turn-by-turn navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, live traffic and weather, and more.
LEAN INTO EVERY RIDE
Smart Lean Technology , keeps you confidently grounded and in command of the road with 6-axis Bosch IMU, Dynamic traction control, ABS with cornering control, and Drag Torque Control. Inverted front suspension, lightweight cast-aluminum frame, and hydraulically adjustable Fox rear shock deliver curve-hugging handling and unyielding stability.
MEAN STYLE THAT STANDS ALONE
Aggressive fairing design with full LED lighting and menacingly styled running lights provide a signature face that leads the way in both style and function. Blacked out finishes and premium paint add to the mean look.
CARVE CORNERS. ALL OF THEM.
Chassis mounted fairing for incredibly stable handling also provides class-leading wind protection. Inverted front suspension, lightweight cast-aluminum frame, and hydraulically adjustable Fox rear shock deliver curve-hugging precise handling.
MORE BEATS FOR THE STREETS
Go bigger with 6.5-inch speakers that deliver 100-watts of crystal-clear audio while a dynamic equalizer automatically adjusts for road, wind and engine noise so you never miss a beat.
SUPREME TRACTION. SUPERIOR STOPPING POWER.
brakes provide superior stopping power, and performance touring Metzeler Cruisetec tires offer supreme traction.
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