Let have a look at the below list of World’s Top 10 most Expensive Bikes of 2016 and 2017. The world is full of a whole lot of bikes from a range of extremely well- known manufacturers. These bikes are considered to be one of the most popular mode of transport (well, not only transport) as they have a wide range of characteristics. This has made bikes to become a cult show. This cult has grown so vastly that buying or collecting bikes has become more than a commercial bond for many people. They do so for their obsession and passion.
This hobby of collecting bikes is an extremely interesting one. Collections are known to be sold out for thousands of billions of dollars which comprises of some the most powerful names in the bike industry. There are some collectors who value the price of the money. But still there are many collectors who collect money by valuing the soul of the bike. Which is why they go for the best performing bikes money can buy. Here is such a list of top 10 most expensive bikes in 2016-2017 which are valuable as well.
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- 10. Icon Sheene (Price $172,000)
- 9. MTT Turbine Streetfighter (Price $175,000)
- 8. Suzuki AEM Carbon Fiber Hayabusa (Price $200,000)
- 7. Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Machina Nera (Price $225,000)
- 6. Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 (Price $232,500)
- 5. Ecosse Titanium Series (Price $300,000)
- 4. Yamaha Roadster BMS Chopper (Price $500,000)
- 3. Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike (Price $555,000)
- 2. Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship (Price $1 million)
- 1. Ecosse ES1 Superbike (Price $3.6 million)
List of the world’sTop 10 most Expensive Bikes in 2016-2017:
10. Icon Sheene (Price $172,000)
Nothing can match the sheer beauty and brilliance of British products. They are sturdy as well as deliver high performance. Icon Sheene is such as example of British excellence. Named after the famous Brit bike manufacturer, Barry Sheene, this Icon Sheene is one of the most luxurious and gorgeous looking sports bike available. The ride quality has been reported to be butter smooth. Well, not much debate on that as the hefty price tag must be justified in some way.
9. MTT Turbine Streetfighter (Price $175,000)
As the name implies, this bike is more of a fighter than anything else. It looks as though like one as well. At a glance, one would feel as if this mate is on heavy doses of steroids. Its strength is legendary as it comes among the top strongest bikes. Its speed is an equally legendary characteristic as this MTT Turbine Street Fighter is one of the fastest bikes on road. The Street Fighter has turbine engines from none other than Rolls Royce which can deliver an astonishing top speed of 249 miles per hour while running on large 17 inch wheels.
8. Suzuki AEM Carbon Fiber Hayabusa (Price $200,000)
Suzuki Hayabusa has become a household name (not a household bike though) which is highly desired by a world full of people. This Japanese beauty has been enthralling bike lovers ever since its inception. Its latest version however, has only increased all the hype as it is made up of carbon fiber Carbon fiber reduces weight and has affected in increasing the top speed of this latest Hayabusa. The price is more than justified.
7. Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Machina Nera (Price $225,000)
Phew! What a name! But they say what’s in a name? Well, first of all, Ducati. Known for their unconventional looks and that continues here as well. This unconventional looking NCR Machina Nera has stunning looks and aerodynamics. Its captivating appearance can deliver break neck performance as well. Comfort is of utmost priority and roads are just another challenge for it. The price is heavy but it is worth it.
6. Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 (Price $232,500)
We have another Italian beauty in our ranks, and another Ducati it is. Premium sports bike looks have been the success mantra of this Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 in the looks department. As for performance, this Ducati is one of the best engineered bikes by them manufacturers. Its strong, its stylish, its fast and its expensive. Well, that is the kind of Ducati people talk about.
5. Ecosse Titanium Series (Price $300,000)
Ecosse is coming with some really good bikes nowadays and their Titanium Series is making the headlines in quite a lot of biker magazines lately. If you have a taste for high performing muscle bike then this is your real deal. It looks decent, with no visor and a pumped up silencer at the back. The engine is simply humongous. It is literally huge. No wonder the high price. Classically curved aluminum has been a great choice for its designing.
4. Yamaha Roadster BMS Chopper (Price $500,000)
There was a time when chopper bikes used to be the cult of the era. Even nowadays these bikes have not gone much out of fashion. Yamaha has come up with the best surprise so far. Their BMS Chopper looks straight out of a modification shop. All that really cool paint job, all those stunning curves, the low slung posture, makes this bike one complete chopper. Even the price would feel low once you realize they never make bikes this cool nowadays.
3. Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike (Price $555,000)
Ever seen Tron Legacy? Or perhaps seen The Dark Knight Trilogy? Ever wanted to own bikes like those? Well, here is a real world equivalent for you. Dodge, who are better known for making muscle cars have tried their hand at bikes. This is what happens when car manufacturers start making bikes. They put an 8.3L V10 engine inside it, taking out a top speed of 420 miles per hour. Added to that, this bike has some great design. Futuristic bike, futuristic price tag!
2. Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship (Price $1 million)
A list of expensive bikes is never really complete with a Harley. This is the fastest and expensive bike in the world .This Cosmic Starship is one of the costliest bikes that money can buy. This bike comes with a powerful name in the bike manufacturing industry. Added to that, it has a vast number of credibility to its name. First off, it looks excellent, beyond description. Its performance too speaks volumes of the price. What is most amazing is the fact that there is a lot of room for modification and customization of each and every thing that you can set eyes upon.
1. Ecosse ES1 Superbike (Price $3.6 million)
Again Ecosse has been remarkable and no 1 in the list of the most expensive bikes. This ES1 Super-bike is a piece of art. It is craftily engineered with some unconventional concept and triggers top class performance. Its looks too are the result of heavy research. Eyes will be blessed to see this beauty. The price is extremely well justified considering what is caught by the eye and what lies underneath.
This list already makes the poor feeling, even stronger. But have a look. If you can afford one then consider yourself very lucky! These most expensive bikes are the culmination of years of hard work for both the manufacturer and the buyer.