Indian Motorcycle at Daytona Bike Week

Riders heading to Daytona Bike Week will find a plethora of activities and attractions from Indian Motorcycle, including a custom bagger showcase, demo rides for all new 2017 models and a chance to win a 2017 Indian Chieftain.

In addition, Indian’s new “Wrecking Crew” race team will make their debut at the American Flat Track season opener at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday, March 16. The team, armed with the new Scout FTR750, includes 2016 Champion Bryan Smith, along with two of the sports most decorated riders, Brad Baker and Jared Mees.


Here are some highlights:

Display at Main Street (Main St. & N. Wild Olive Ave.)

See what’s new from Indian Motorcycle at the Main Street display and enter to win a 2017 Chieftain. The two Indian dealers who recorded the most votes for their custom Chieftain bagger during the two-week “Project Chieftain” voting period will be proudly displayed on Main Street during Bike Week alongside Carey Hart’s custom Chieftain build.


Displays and Demo Rides at Daytona International Speedway (International Speedway Blvd.)

Bike Week attendees will have the chance to ride the entire 2017 lineup of Indian motorcycles, including the Indian Scout, Indian Chieftain and Indian Roadmaster Classic, among others. Ride multiple bikes, compare and decide which Indian Motorcycle models best suit your riding style. Demo rides are free and available to those with a valid motorcycle endorsement and proper attire. Demo rides available from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday 3/11 – Saturday 3/18; last ride leaves at 4:30 p.m.

Also check out:

  • The entire 2017 Indian Motorcycle lineup, accessories and apparel
  • Custom Chieftain baggers from Indian dealers who participated in the ‘Project Chieftain’ contest
  • Carey Hart’s Scout Hooligan race bike
  • Indian Motorcycle’s premier flat track race bike, the Scout FTR750 – which will offer a flat track display for photo opportunities for fans


Flat Track Opening Ceremony (Main St. & N. Wild Olive Ave.)

Flat Track Opening Ceremony festivities commence at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, celebrating Indian Motorcycle’s return to Flat Track for the 2017 AMA Season.


Daytona TT AMA Flat Track Race (Daytona International Speedway)

Celebrate Indian Motorcycle’s return to AMA Flat Track at the inaugural race of the 2017 season and root for the all-new Indian Wrecking Crew race team, comprised of three of the most successful and decorated flat track riders in the sport, including 2016 Grand National Champion Bryan Smith, 2013 Grand National Champion Brad Baker and three-time Grand National Champion Jared Mees. The inaugural race of the season takes place Saturday, March 16 at 6 p.m.


Indian Motorcycle of Daytona Beach (290 North Beach Street)

Open daily, visit the dealership in the heart of Daytona Beach to check out Indian’s full 2017 lineup. At this exclusive location, Indian owners can retrieve a limited edition Indian Motorcycle race-inspired patch to commemorate their 2017 Bike Week experience.


Mobile Demos (Daytona Beach)

Indian wrapped trailers will be traveling to highly populated locations throughout Daytona and offering demo rides for select models from the 2017 lineup throughout the duration of Bike Week.


Daytona Taproom Takeover (310 Seabreeze Blvd)

In partnership with Daytona Taproom, Indian Motorcycle will be “taking over” and serving up cold beer and three Indian Motorcycle-inspired specialty burgers.


Destination Daytona at Klock Werkz Kustom Cycles

Alongside Brian Klock and Klock Werkz Kustom Cycles, Indian Motorcycle will display various Chieftain models throughout the duration of Bike Week.
Indian Motorcycle Owners Event (Daytona International Speedway)

Join us Thursday, March 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Daytona International Speedway including the track, pits and paddock. After that, you’ll have a private meet-and-greet with the 2017 Indian Wrecking Crew Race Team: “Flyin” Bryan Smith, Brad “The Bullet” Baker and Jared “Jammer” Mees. Then, you’ll get a close look at the all-new Indian FTR750 race bike the Wrecking Crew will compete on. Visit the Events section on for registration details.


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