This 1948 Indian Chief is one of the most important Indian motorcycles on the planet.
There’s a good chance, many years from now, that history will judge this particular red-and-white 1948 Indian Chief as one of the most important Indian motorcycles on the planet. No, it wasn’t owned by Steve McQueen or any other celebrity; it’s not a special V…
Lube the cable with something like Vasoline. Should do the trick. Don’t use a heavy grease.
Floyd Clymer played a big roll in the History of the Indian Motorcycle – Here is a brief history of the Man:
Here at the Library, it’s hard to scan the shelves without coming across the name of Floyd Clymer. From 1944 through the 1970s, his publishing company stood at the forefront of automotive books. At the Library, we have more than fif…[Read more]
Indian Motorcycles through the Years
Many people ask us, how do we insure our Vintage Motorcycles. There are several companies that specialize in Vintage Insurance. When you insure with one of these companies you pay liability on a sliding scale. ie the more vehichles the less expensive you pay for liability, and then you set your comprehensive…[Read more]
started the topic Steve McQueen’s Midas touch poised to strike again in the forum General Discussion 8 years, 11 months ago
Three motorcycles owned by actor Steve McQueen will go under the hammer on January 8, once more threatening auction records. This article chronicles the history of cars and bikes formerly owned by…
Unlike many screen heroes whose world-beating antics were entirely restricted to celluloid, McQueen was the real deal. Congruence and authenticity…[Read more]
What can anyone tell me about the 48 warrior, Fuel tank has chrome tear drops with round badges. What would it be worth.
The latest Stark’s “Smoke Signal” has approximate values of different running Indians. You can also look on ebay to see what various Indians actually sell for.
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