1946 Indian Chief Motorcycle Rolls Into The Great Republic at CityCenterDC

September 02, 2015

 

                                                                            

 The Great Republic is proud to announce the arrival of a fully restored 1946 Indian Chief Motorcycle, complete with a Suicide Shift. This meticulously fully restored piece of American Iron embodies the highest level of skill and passion, and was brought back to better than perfect condition with the purpose of being driven and enjoyed.

 

The team in charge of such a special restoration is highly regarded for its work and prides itself on achieving the highest standard of accuracy, originality, and reliability. An Indian in need of attention, repair, or restoration could not have found itself in better hands anywhere in the world.

Such a quality restoration is defined by many criteria including a first kick start, a perfectly dialed carburetor, smooth running of the iron, effortless shifting, responsive braking, solid electrics, impressive power, and when you take your hands off the grips – she goes straight down the road.

 

All of these expectations and more are met in this gorgeous 1946 Indian Chief and should you decide to invest in this one-of-a-kind beauty – you will have the unique opportunity to spend the day with the head of the restoration team learning the operational nuances of owning such a timeless piece of American ingenuity and craftsmanship. Additionally, The Great Republic and its restorers collectively stand behind the operational integrity of this bike for the long haul, wherever it may take you.

 

The price of this Springfield, Massachusetts built 1946 Indian Chief: $65,000.

 

Stop in today to view this incredible, one-of-a-kind piece of history.

  

About The Great Republic

THE GREAT REPUBLIC (www.great-republic.com) is known nationwide for its unique product mix that includes antique flags; period wall maps, rare books and historical Americana as well as handcrafted American made goods. The CityCenterDC location is the company’s second retail location, and follows the initial success of their first shop, which is located at The Broadmoor in Colorado.

 

About CityCenterDC

CITYCENTERDC (www.citycenterdc.com) is a unique, pedestrian-friendly, 10-acre mixed-use development, located in the heart of Downtown Washington on a 4.5-block parcel bounded by New York Avenue, 9th, H and 11th Streets, NW. Foster + Partners, an international studio for architecture, planning and design based in London, served as the master-plan architect and the design architect for the office and for-sale-housing components.  Shalom Baranes Associates, P.C., a Washington-based architectural firm, served as the associate master-plan architect and the design architect for the residential rental component. The initial and largest phase of the project contains approximately 300,000 square feet of retail space featuring a unique mix of local, national and international retail brands and restaurants with extensive street frontage. Retailers now open at CityCenterDC include: Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Salvatore Ferragamo, BOSS, kate spade new york, Alexis Bittar, Caudalie, Arc'teryx, Paul Stuart, and more.  In addition, the project encompasses 520,000 square feet of office space, 458 rental apartment units and 216 condominium units, a 1550 space parking garage, a public park, a central plaza and pedestrian-oriented streets and alleyways.  Construction of the Conrad Washington, DC project at CityCenterDC, a 370-room luxury hotel with 70,000 square feet of additional retail space, will commence in 2016.

 

For more information, contact:

 

The Great Republic – Eddie Papczun - epapczun@gmail.com

CityCenterDC - Whitney Burns - whitney.burns@hines.com

 






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