If you can't decide between the gorgeous 2022 Harley-Davidson® Street Glide® and the new 2023 Indian Chieftain, you are not alone! Both of these motorcycles have many advantageous features and signature design elements. To help you make up your mind, here is a helpful overview and comparison of these impressive modern touring bikes!
About the 2022 Street Glide® from Harley-Davidson®
From the premium infotainment system to the sophisticated and smooth touring suspension, every single element of the 2022 Street Glide® has been enhanced to provide you with an uncompromising highway or city riding experience. This bike is powerful, stylish, iconic, and ready to take you across the country. Plus, it's incredibly easy to maintain with Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories. It’s powerful enough to blast through traffic and nimble enough for cruising the boulevard. Here are a few of the most characteristic features of the 2022 Street Glide®!
Comfort and Performance Combine Perfectly
This remarkable motorcycle offers the kind of power and performance that only a Harley-Davidson® Grand American Touring bike can. With front and rear suspension components designed for heavy-duty touring and nimble city rides, you will be completely in control of the way your bike responds. Enjoy a plush ride whether laden or unladen with these fully adjustable high-performance front and rear suspension elements. Additionally, reflex-linked Brembo Brakes are included with standard ABS on all Special models. Not only will these ABS Brembo Brakes operate independently on the rear and front, but the design prevents uncontrolled wheel locking if you have to stop suddenly. With an abundance of Milwaukee-Eight® 107 or 114 V-twin engine options, you can access the power you prefer for your precise riding specifications!
About the 2023 Chieftain from Indian Motorcycles
The latest 2023 Indian Chieftain has been updated with a few niceties and comes with a great Thunderstroke engine. This bike is all about power and performance. Its premium powertrain can effortlessly accelerate on the highway. Fun to ride and bold in appearance, it is a good bike for fans of Indian Motorcycles. It also has a forceful and dominating look and updated LED lighting.
Plenty of Power
This bike's air-cooled Thunderstroke engine is very assertive and can help you blast past other vehicles on the highway. It can also zip through intersections and will give you a competitive edge if you are into performance-based touring models. So, if you are a major Indian Motorcycle touring fan and want something primarily focused on providing powerful acceleration, this bike is a compelling option to consider. It produces 126 lb-ft of exceptional torque and keeps the RPMs nice and low.
Ultimately, most people prefer the convenient amenities, premium infotainment features, dependable performance, and iconic style of the Street Glide®. Even though the 2023 Chieftain is a little newer, it simply can't provide as many extras or as much value when stacked up next to the Street Glide®. Indeed, the 2022 Street Glide® has everything you could imagine for an exceptional touring experience whether you are laden with a passenger and your traveling gear or unladen and riding alone. It comes with plenty of standardly included features even in its stripped-down, custom-ready base model. The Street Glide® also sports more spacious saddlebags, an ergonomic design for touring, and a range of appearance package options that let you effortlessly express your style. If that isn’t enough, Harley-Davidson® is famous for crafting some of the finest touring models available. With dealership and service stations conveniently placed all over the United States, servicing and maintaining your Street Glide® is an easy feat. All in all, for a seamless touring experience rooted in excellence, a Harley-Davidson® Street Glide® is a fantastic motorcycle to purchase. If you still aren't sure which motorcycle is ideal for your next big adventure, simply call our team! We can schedule a ride on the 2022 Street Glide® for you. Then, you can see for yourself exactly why so many people prefer this impressive Grand American Touring masterpiece.
See the 2022 Harley-Davidson® Street Glide® in person or take a test ride at Harley-Davidson® of Baltimore! Contact our associates to learn more.