The New Indian Scout Bobber Is Totally Badass Machine

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Meet the All-American bike brand’s most beautiful machine yet.

Indian Motorcycle thrilled diehard bike fans with the introduction of its glorious new 2018 Indian Scout Bobber. He was unveiled in Minneapolis Friday night at Indian and Maxim’s high-octane launch party.

More than 1,000 lucky guests turned out to the hottest bash of X-Games Weekend to see the Scout Bobber. And to enjoy specialty cocktails by Jack Daniel’s and Red Bull, beer by Summit Brewing Co. and a scorching deejay set from RL Grime.

The Bobber bears the Scout’s 100 horsepower V-twin engine and other internal features that Indian fans love. The stripped-down new look has a blacked-out color plan also, knobby tires and cut fenders. A shaped leather chair and a strong, muscular aesthetic. That is sure to fulfill aficionados of badass street bikes everywhere.

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Other from the traditional Indian Scout include tighter foot handlebars and pegs for the riders. A closer construction which allows for a far more streamlined riding profile.

Indian desires the Scout Bobber experience to “deliver unfiltered opinions” to riders. Using what the company phone calls a “new muscular Scout”. Representing a “primary enthusiasm” for road bicycle riders. Connecting to the street without a need, for frills and extras.

In a few respects the Scout Bobber is a minimalist biker’s dream become a reality. Made out of the raw and rollicking spirit. You’d expect from the business whose team so thoroughly dominates Flat Monitor racing.

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You can find the Indian Scout Bobber at dealerships from September. It will come in a range of colors with titles that reveal the rough-and-tumble vibe. Bronze Smoke, Indian Motorbike Red, Star Metallic Smoke, Thunder Black, and Thunder Dark Smoke.

Browse the killer video recap above of the bike’s launch party. The party drew extreme sports athletes. Amongst other stunt rider Aaron Colton (who thrilled the Scout Bobber onstage), freestyle motocross story Carey Hart and pro skater Ryan Sheckler.

The Scout Bobber retails for $11,499, and that means you best now put your order in.

 

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