Indian BGE: history, specs, pictures

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Indian BGE
Production 1920 - 1927
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 69.0mm x 77.0mm
Fuel System carburetor
Ignition magneto
Transmission Final Drive: shaft drive (cardan)
Brakes Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
Front Tire 3.85-25
Rear Tire 3.85-25
Weight 319.67 pounds (145.0 Kg) (dry),
Manuals Service Manual

The Indian BGE was a v2, four-stroke standard produced by Indian between 1920 and 1927.

Engine[edit | edit source]

A 69.0mm bore x 77.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 596.0 cubic centimeters.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 3.85-25 front tire and a 3.85-25 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The bike weighed just 319.67 pounds (145.0 Kg).