Indian Motorcycle Releases Ride Command

New infotainment system standard equipment on 2017 model lineup

Indian Roadmaster Infotainment system
Indian Motorcycle's new Ride Command infotainment system claims to be the largest and brightest display in the industry.Photo by Indian Motorcycle

Indian Motorcycle raises the bar yet again, redefining the premium motorcycle segment with Ride Command, motorcycling's most advanced yet user-friendly infotainment system. Sporting the industry's largest and brightest touchscreen display, highest resolution and fastest response time, Indian Motorcycle masterfully fuses state-of-the-art technologies with truly remarkable styling. Fully integrated into the dash for an up-close rider experience, Ride Command offers an intuitive interface, customizable information displays, glove-compatible two-finger touch capabilities, and easy navigation to points of interest, like gas stations and restaurants. The breakthrough new Ride Command infotainment system comes standard on all 2017 Chieftain and Roadmaster models.

Indian Motorcycle Rider Command touchscreen
Glove-compatible two-finger touch capabilities allow the Indian Ride Command infotainment to be accessed while on the road.Photo by Indian Motorcycle

Features include:

  • 7-inch display, 800x480 pixels, 2-finger capacitive with swipe and pinch to zoom

  • Fastest boot time – ready in about 10 seconds

  • 100-watt premium audio system (Chieftain) output (Chieftain), 200-watt Roadmaster, with both touchscreen and handlebar audio controls

  • Bluetooth audio, AM/FM/weather band, USB flash drive support with USB song shuffle

  • GPS navigation with turn-by-turn directions, points of interest, compass, and more

  • Critical information always displayed, like clock, air temperature, compass heading, fuel level and fuel range

  • Convenient phone features available through easy Bluetooth pairing, including phonebook download, incoming call notification with name display, voice activated calling, incoming text notification, and more

Indian Rider Command touchscreen
Indian's new Ride Command features GPS navigation with turn-by-turn directions, points of interest, compass.Photo by Indian Motorcycle

Experience the 2017 Lineup at the 76th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Sturgis attendees are cordially invited to view the entire new 2017 lineup and the new infotainment system at the Indian Motorcycle Factory display on Lazelle St. throughout the rally, or to experience them firsthand with a Factory Demo Ride at 2100 Whitewood Service Road (I-90 at Exit 30) from August 6 - August 12 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily. The entire family of 2017 models will be available for demo rides, including a selection of accessorized models.

Indian Motorcycle Rider Command destination buttons
Indian's Ride Command infotainment system features GPS with quick access destination buttons.Photo by Indian Motorcycle