Bikes Indian

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Bikes Indian

Founded in Massachusetts in 1901, by George M. and Carl Oscar Hedström, the Motorcycle Company was once as the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the Indian Motorcycles was also the motorcycle manufacturer in the United

Originally founded under the of Hendee Manufacturing Company, the Motorcycle Company’s first was a single cylinder, 1.75 This motorcycle was an instant in the United States and would over 500 models a year.

Motorcycles built their V-Twin engine in 1907 and motorcycle not only made a number of sales but also and set many new World Land records.

In 1911 on an Indian Motorcycle, racers Godfrey, Franklin and took first, second and place at the Isle of Man TT which with an amazing success of the Motorcycle Company, increased very dramatically.

Indian with E. Paul DuPont’s, Paint Company in 1930 had just recently started paints after they the explosives market. At this DuPont only had 24 colour so likewise the Indian Motorcycles in your choice of 24 colours.

Most of their competition at the still only offered 1 for their motorcycle which was red, blue or black.

By along with their engines, boat motors, and air conditioners, Indian Motorcycles had to catch up to the annual sales of largest competitor, Harley-Davidson. was also the same year Indian Motorcycles introduced trademarked skirted fenders have become a symbol of a Indian Scout or Chief.

World War Two, Indian sat in with the U.S. Army their motorcycles being by the military but unfortunately the number of Motorcycles would not exceed the of Harley-Davidson Motorcycle used by the

After the war in 1945, Indian started feeling a decline and the was sold to Ralph B. Rogers who to produce Indians until the with the last and hardest to traditional Indians from being the most impossible to collectables due to their low production

The Indian Motorcycle name into liquidation in 1962 but as an illegitimate trademark, by Floyd who began using the Indian that was never bought the trademark owner.

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Because of this illegitimacy, the Motorcycle name went a series of ownership claims the 1990’s due to Floyd Clymer’s and his widow selling the illegitimate

The ownership claims were settled in a U.S. Court and the name was eventually bought by a new based out of Gilroy, California who the Indian Motorcycles under the Gilroy Indian.

The Stellican Limited Company the rights to the Indian Name in and moved its home to Kings North Carolina, where it to resurrect the Indian brand the original name of the New Indian Company.

The New Indian Motorcycle plans on releasing a newly version of the original Chief but the flared fenders, as well as an extensive list of replacement for not only just the New Indian but also the Gilroy and the original Motorcycles as well.

Original Authors: Nicholas

Update Authors: M.A.Harris

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