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2023 Indian Chief Bobber [Specs, Features, Photos]

2023 Indian Chief Bobber
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The Stylish and Powerful 2023 Indian Chief Bobber

The 2023 Indian Chief Bobber is a motorcycle that combines old-school design with modern performance and advanced features. The Indian Chief Bobber is an excellent value for its price, especially in this segment of American Motorcycle manufacturers. The Chief Bobber has a powerful, air-cooled Thunderstroke 111 engine that produces an impressive 108 ft-lbs of torque, providing a ton of power in all six gears.

Aesthetically, Indian has a few bobber options in their stable of 2023 bikes and the Chief Bobber is heavily influenced by that style. It features a welded steel tube frame, chopped fenders and a large headlight. The bike also comes with 16-inch wire wheels to add to the classic look. The low seat gives the rider excellent control and the forward footpegs and mini ape handlebars ensure a comfortable riding position.

No slouch in the tech department, Indian Motorcycles have packed this bike with features like keyless ignition, cruise control, ABS and full LED lighting. The Indian Chief Bobber offers three riding modes to suit most styles of riding: Tour, Standard, and Sport.

The 2023 Indian Chief Bobber starts at $16,499 USD/$19,99 CAD

On this page: we’ve curated specs, features, news, photos/videos, etc. so you can read up on the new 2023 Indian Chief Bobber in one place.

2023 Indian Chief Bobber

Motorcycle Overview

General Info

  • Price: $16,499 USD/$19,99 CAD
  • Key Features:
    • Thunderstroke 111 Engine
    • Keyless Ignition
    • Cruise Control
    • 3 Riding Modes

Main Specs

  • Engine: 1,890 cc air cooled v-twin
  • Power: 79 horsepower
  • Torque: 120 ft-lbs
  • Weight: 647 lbs (294 kgs)
  • Seat Height: 26 inches (662 mm)

2023 Indian Chief Bobber

2023 Indian Chief Bobber Specifications

From Indian


Engine 1,811 cc, Air-cooled Thunderstroke 111
Engine Power 79 HP
Bore x Stroke 3.976 in x 4.449 in (101 mm x 113 mm)
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Fuel System Closed loop fuel injection / 54 mm bore
Starter Electric
Exhaust Dual Exhaust w/ Crossover


Clutch Wet, Multi-Plate
Transmission 6 Speed
Primary Drive Gear Drive Wet Clutch


Suspension Front 46mm, Telescopic Fork
Suspension Rear Dual Shocks w/adjustable preload
Brakes Front Single / 300mm Semi-Floating Rotor / 4 Piston Caliper
Brakes Rear Single / 300mm Floating Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper
Tires Front Pirelli® Night Dragon 130/90B16 67H
Tires Rear
Pirelli® Night Dragon 180/65 B16 81H
Fuel Tank Capacity 4.0 gal (15.1 L)
Color / Graphics Black Metallic, Stryker Red Metallic


Spark Plugs
Headlight LED Headlamp
Tail Light LED Taillight


Overall Length 90 in (2,286 mm)
Overall Width 36 in (922 mm)
Overall Height 53.1 in (1,349 mm)
Wheelbase 64.0 in (1,626 mm)
Ground Clearance 4.9 in (125 mm)
Seat Height 26.0 in (662 mm)
Weight 670 lbs (304 kg) / 694 lbs (315 kg)


Warranty 2 Years, Unlimited Miles

2023 Indian Chief Bobber

2023 Indian Chief Bobber Features


The award-winning Thunderstroke 111 produces 108 ft-lbs of raw torque for passing power in all 6 gears.


A welded steel tube frame, chopped fenders, large headlight bucket with nacelle, and covered forks and rear shocks give the Chief Bobber a nod to traditional bobber style.

Authoritative Riding Position

A low solo seat gives you a commanding feel, while the forward pegs and mini ape handlebars put your feet forward and your fists in the wind.


The chunky 16 in wire wheels add a modern twist on an American icon.


A low solo seat gives you a commanding feel, while the forward pegs and mini ape handlebars put your feet forward and your fists in the wind.


Full LED lighting provides great visibility to the road ahead.


Choose between three ride modes – Tour, Standard, and Sport – for an experience that’s tailored to your riding style.


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