It’s a beautiful thing to have a powerful sports car. This feeling, however, is not half the feeling you get from riding a powerful and expensive bike. There is a feeling of freedom associated with powerful bikes. Since powerful bikes are expensive, only a few people can enjoy this freedom.
Below are some of the most expensive bikes in the world.
This is the most expensive bike in the world. It costs over a million dollars. This bike is both a machine and a work of art. It features a 1.8-litre V-Twin engine which comes with a six-speed gearbox and has a power of 12hp. Medusa has a weight of 700m pounds and a large part of this weight is gold. So, beyond having the financial muscle to afford one, you will also need physical muscles to be able to move around with it easily.
This bike is manufactured by a British automobile firm and was created to honor Barry Sheene, a British-born motorcycle champion.
Featured by Icon Sheene is a strong turbocharged 14000cc four-cylinder engine. This engine can be trusted to deliver more than 250bhp. In addition to the amazing power that this bike brings to the table, it also has a unique and detailed design.
This bike is one that lots of people will consider buying so long they can afford it. However, unfortunately, not everyone will be able to lay hands on it as the plan is to make just 52 pieces. If you will have one of these 52 pieces, you will have to be ready to part with $160,000
NCR Leggera 1200 Titanium Special
At a price of $140,000 which passes for the annual income of lots of people, this bike is one of the most expensive bikes in the world. It is manufactured by NCR, a firm with a reputation for improving on already existing Ducati superbikes. A good example of the manner in which NCR OPERATES is the Leggera 1200 Titanium Special.
When you pay for this bike, you will certainly be getting value for all the money spent. It features Ohlins suspension that can be completely adjusted, Zard silencers, and a Brembo brake system titanium trellis frame. From its name; leggera which in English is lightweight, you can expect this bike to be quite light. It has a weight of 328 pounds.
This bike is an improvement on a very powerful and fast bike; the Ducati Desmosedici RR. It is an improved form of a light bike, so, it is even much lighter. It weighs 145kg. This is possible because of the titanium and carbon fiber treatment that it went through
The Ducati Desmosedici RR which this bike evolved from is already quite expensive and can be gotten for $72,000. You, however, will need to add $160,000 to this amount to buy the NCR M16 bike which is sold for $232,000.
MTT Y2K Superbike
This superbike costs $185, 000 and made it to the list of the greatest motorcycles of all time according to Discovery Channel’s Greatest Ever program. It comes 4th on this list. This bike runs on an engine that was originally designed to power helicopters. You, therefore, can only imagine the power it releases when on the road. Furthermore, you are not limited to fueling it with just one substance. It can run on kerosene, Jet A, and Diesel.
The MTT Y2K superbike weighs 500 pounds and costs $185, 000. This is huge for a bike. You, nonetheless, it offers a lot for the price it is sold.
Yamaha Roadster Nehmesis
This bike is manufactured by BMS Choppers, a motor, cycle customization firm that is based in Florida. It is 2.5 meters long and has an amazing design. Beyond its design, it is gold plated. While the Yamaha Roadstar in itself is attractive, MNS Choppers went further by gold plating it. This was followed by giving it the name “Nehmesis”.
To get this stylish and aggressive looking bike, you will need to part with half a million dollars.
Lauge Jensen Goldfinger
Sold for close to a million dollars, this bike is not just one of the most expensive of all time but one of the most attractive. It is gold plated. You, therefore, can be said to be riding on gold when you ride on this bike.
Although not everyone is interested in gold, luxury brands and rappers are very much interested in it. Beyond being a very attractive bike, Lauge Jensen is very powerful. You, therefore, will be paying for power and its look when you buy it.
Featured by the Lauge Jensen Goldfinger is a 1807cc twin-cylinder engine. This engine is able to produce 90hp at 3200. While this might not be so impressive to certain people. Its frame that is gold-plated and diamond-studded is definitely very impressive.
Ecossse Titanium Series Fe Ti XX
This is not the only expensive bike produced by Ecosse. It. However, is one of the most premium bikes produced by Ecosse. It features a 2,409cc billet engine with an output of 225hp at the back wheel. This implies that it is a bike that was designed to be ridden by only experts. If ridden by a learner, things might not end up so well.
This bike comes with a lot of power. It, however, is very light. This is because of materials such as titanium and carbon fiber used in making it.
The Ecosse Titanium Series Fe Ti XX is a premium bike and to enjoy all that it has to offer, you should be ready to part with $300,000.
AJE E95 Porcupine
This bike is no longer being manufactured. It was made by AJS, a motorcycle manufacturer in the UK. The AJE E95 porcupine is a very rare bike and is also very expensive. It is over sixty years old. It also is one of the rarest bikes of its age
This bike is very rare. You, therefore, will need to pay a premium fee of $675,000 before owning one.
Cosmic Starship Harley- Davidson
This motorcycle can be gotten for a whopping $1 million. Beyond just being a motorcycle, it is a work of art. Although on its own, this bike is expensive, you will need to pay a million dollars before getting it because it is painted by Jack Armstrong, an artist with a style known as Cosmic Existentialism..