Bikes are a prized possession of any owner and most bike owners buy bikes for speed. It is important to them that a bike is good looking and fast as it will reflect the personality of its owner. With so many speedy bikes in demand, one tends to get confused in making a choice of their favorite ones. Hence, take a look at the world's most expensive bikes.
1. Dodge tomahawk
This Dodge Viper-powered Tomahawk has a 10-cylinder 90-degree V-type engine that can accelerate up to 350 miles an hour. It has 500 HP engines and has a 2 speed manual transmission. This is what you call fast.
2010 Suzuki hayabusa GSX1300R
2010 Suzuki Hayabusa GSX1300R
This bike was termed the fastest bike in 1999. It could give a speed of 190mph which it could easily attain due to its 156 hp, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC engine. This 2010 Suzuki Hayabusa also has a great look and is perfect for someone with a strong personality.
MTT turbine superbike Y2K
MTT Turbine Superbike Y2K
MTT Turbine Superbike Y2K has a 2 speed automatic transmission and can reach speeds of 230mph. The bike uses a Rolls-Royce 250-C20 turboshaft engine for power and is basically a sport bike, perfect for total speed freaks.
Honda CBR1100XX blackbird
Honda CBR1100XX Blackbird
The Honda CBR1100XX Blackbird has a1137cc liquid-cooled inline four-cylinder engine that can give you a speed of 190 miles per hour (310km/h). It has a close ratio 6 speed transmission specially designed for those who like control their shifting gears easily. The bike is very powerful due to its 153 hp engine .
Yamaha YZF R1
Yamaha YZF R1
The Yamaha YZF R1 is made by the Yamaha Motor company and gives speed of 186 mph (299 km/h). The bike has a 6 speed transmission and a 998 cc, liquid-cooled, 20-valve, DOHC, inline four-cylinder engine. This bike is great for speed lovers.MV Agusta F4 1000 R
MV Agusta F4 1000 R
With a liquid cooled, inline, 4 cylinder, DOHC, 16 radial valves, engine, the MV Augusta F4 1000 R can run at a speed of 185 mph (299 km/h). It has a 174 hp engine and uses a multi-disc wet clutch, 6 speed cassette gearbox.
Kawasaki ninja ZX-11/ZZ-R1100
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-11/ZZ-R1100
This super bike by Kawasaki has a 1052 cc 4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled engine that has a power of 108 kW and can attain the speed of 176 miles per hour (283km/h). The bike also has a 6 speed transmission for those who like to take it gradual and fast.
Aprilia RSV 1000R mille
Aprilia RSV 1000R Mille
With a 998 cc 60 degree V-twin engine, the Aprilia RSV 1000 R Mille gives you the speed of 175 miles per hour (281 km/h). It is very powerful at 105.24 kW (143.09 PS; 141.13 hp) @ 10000 rpm and has a transmission of 6 speed, chain drive. This bike is extremely good looking and great for those who are sporty and trendy.
BMW K 1200 S
BMW K 1200 S
The engine of this bike is a 16 valve, 4 cylinders, DOHC, horizontal in-line, liquid cooled engine and has a power of 164.94 horsepower (120.4 kW) @ 10250 RPM. The speed can go up to 174 miles per hour (278 km/h) and the bike has a 6 speed transmission designed for control freaks.
The Ducati 1098s has a L-twin cylinder, 4 valves per cylinder desmodromic, liquid cooled engine that has a top speed of 169 miles per hour (271 km/h). It has a power of 119.3 kW (160.0 bhp) @ 9750 rpm and 6 speed chain transmission.