2018 Indian Scout Dyno

Peak hp and torque from Indian’s liquid-cooled V-twin

The 2018 Indian Scout has a starting suggested retail price of $11,499 and is available in five colors—Thunder Black, Metallic Jade, Burgundy Metallic, Willow Green over Ivory Cream with Gold Pinstripe, or Brilliant Blue over White with Red Pinstripe. Powering this American machine is a liquid-cooled, 69ci V-twin engine.

We ran the Scout on our rear-wheel dyno in fourth gear to determine peak output from the American v-twin. We documented 84.62 hp at 8,260 rpm and 63.85 pound-feet of torque at 3,220 rpm.

2018 Indian Scout Dyno Chart
2018 Indian Scout Dyno ChartJon McDevitt

Compared to the Scout Sixty, the Scout produced 15.62 more hp and 4.45 additional pound-feet of torque.

Engine Specifications

Engine Type: Liquid-cooled, two-cylinder four-stroke v-twin
Bore x Stroke: 99mm x 73.6mm
Displacement: 69ci
Compression Ratio: 10.7:1
Fuel Delivery: Electronic fuel injection