Indian Motorcycle Reveals Spirit of Munro Short Motorcycle Cruiser

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Thanks to the 2005 of the movie The World’s Fastest much of the general public the story of New Zealander Burt who spent years building and a 1920 Indian Scout to run at the Salt Flats. Old Burt set the land-speed world record for motorcycles under 1,000 cc on bike, dubbed the Munro in 1967, topping out at 190.07 mph on a run — the fastest officially speed on an Indian.

You’ll that Indian/Polaris unveiled its tribute machine, the Spirit of at Daytona Bike Week this year, in order to its brand-new Thunder Stroke 111 and honor to Burt and his earlier Jeb Scolman of Jeb’s Metal and in Long Beach California was to build the new rig around a prototype Stroke 111, and the man managed to a stunner of a tribute bike in 3 months. While the new Spirit and engine were fired up for most folks

just assumed it was a beautifully carefully curated show — a bike designed to Indian’s wares around the circuit, and to sound really, good doing it.

But you know what happens you assume. As if to make the point. has just released a short capturing the glory and full prowess of the Spirit of Munro. are knowing nods to some from the feature movie, but isn’t just a marketing (which of course, it is partly); a beautifully shot, impeccably edited and scored piece of that not only does by Burt Munro, but showcases the and tireless work that put into building the Spirit of as well as the efforts of others to run it and it.

Todd Eagan took on the of piloting the heretofore untested rig on a dry bed; it should come as no that the bike tracked straight for filming. And Indian Robert Pandya estimates on subsequent runs were north of 100 miles per hour, plenty left to give. we see a reenactment of Burt Munro’s quest in Bonneville in the future?

Stay tuned.

Adam and a crew from The Factory a masterful visual celebration of the new shooting it all in only two days, and no what brand you affiliate this film is worth a As a new steward of the brand, Polaris to be treading very carefully so) while preserving the legacy of the brand, and in this latest shows they’re not doing it by

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Below are links to the film as as a behind the scenes mini that tells the whole

The Spirit of Munro will be on in Sturgis this summer the launch of the new Indian Chief.

Motorcycle: The Spirit of Munro

Motorcycle: Spirit of Munro, The Scenes

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