Most Expensive Bikes: All you motorcyclists out there, we present the world’s ten most expensive motorcycles. Read on to find out which bike on our list costs more than Rs 81 crores ($11 million).
Those who wonder why so many people buy pricey motorcycles need just consider the machines’ handling and build quality to understand. Commuters, thrill seekers, and engineering enthusiasts all acquire motorcycles for different reasons, but only the most affluent can afford to add a high-end model to their art collection.
You’ll find the world’s 10 priciest motorcycles listed here.
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10 Most Expensive bikes All over the world | Bike worth Rs 81 Crores
|Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter||Rs 81.74 Crores ( $11 Million )|
|1949 E90 AJS Porcupine||Rs 52 Crores ( $7 Million )|
|Ecosse ES1 Spirit||Rs 26.7 Crores ( $3.6 Million )|
|Yamaha BMS Chopper||Rs 22.2 Crores ( $3 Million )|
|Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship||Rs 11 Crores ( $1.5 Million )|
|Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike||Rs 4 Crores ( $550000 )|
|Legendary British Vintage Black||Rs 2.9 Crores ( $400000 )|
|Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX||Rs 2.2 Crores ( $300000 )|
|Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16||Rs 1.7 Crores ( $235000 )|
|Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera||Rs 1.6 Crores ( $225,000 )|
1) Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter
The Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter, at Rs 81.74 Crores ($11,000,000), is the most expensive motorcycle in the world. An American luxury department store label created the one-of-a-kind streetfighter.
Most Expensive Streetfighter is a futuristic motorcycle with a 1966.55 cc air-cooled V-twin engine. The maximum speed for this bike is 300 kph.
Carbon fibre, aluminium, and titanium are used to make the frames. Lightweight and nimble, thanks to considerable usage of carbon fibre and titanium in body sections.
Custom brakes, an LED headlamp in a round form, and a single seat are all features of this limited edition futuristic bike.
Originally listed at $110000 (Rs 81.7 lakh), the final sale price of the Neiman Marcus Limited Edition was $11,000,000. ( Rs 81.7 Crore). Only 45 of the unusual motorcycles were ever made, thus the high asking price reflects its unique design and scarcity.
2) 1949 E90 AJS Porcupine
With a maximum speed of 217 kph and a fuel capacity of 24.60 litres, the 1949 E90 AJS Porcupine is a speed demon (130 Mph).
Only four Porcupines were ever produced, and Les Graham won the world championship on one of them, which explains the high asking price.
It cost Rs 52 Crores ($7 Million) for the 1949 E90 AJS Porcupine.
3) Ecosse ES1 Spirit
On our list of the top 10 most expensive motorcycles in the world, the Ecosse ES1 Spirit comes in at number three. It was only available to a select number of riders worldwide.
There is a 370-kilometre per-hour top speed for the Ecosse ES1 Spirit. Take a two-week course at Ecosse HQ if you want to acquire this bike.
Ecosse ES1 Spirit may be purchased for Rs 26.7 Crores ($3.6M).
4) Yamaha BMS Chopper
Yamaha’s BMS Chopper is a work of mechanical art. This bicycle is more of a museum piece than anything else because it was never intended for use on public roads. Its aesthetic value and design intent are clear.
The 1700 cc engine of this chopper isn’t what sets it apart from the rest; rather, it’s the 24 karat gold plating and the crimson velvet upholstery.
The asking price for the Yamaha BMS Chopper was Rs 22.2 Crores, or almost $3 million.
5) Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship
In our ranking of the most expensive motorcycles, the Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship comes in at number five. It’s so expensive because it was painted by hand by renowned artist Jack Armstrong, whose works have fetched more than $3 million each.
In spite of its high price tag, this motorcycle is one of the few that is both road-worthy and functional. The Million Dollar Harley-Davidson, or the artist’s bike owned by Jack Armstrong, is also known as the Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship. The vehicle is a 2002 V-Rod that has been customised in Armstrong’s Cosmic Extensionalism style of painting.
The Cosmic Starship from Harley Davidson costs a whopping Rs 11 Crores ($1.5 Million).
6) Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike
Sixth on our list is a half-a-million-dollar motorcycle concept. The futuristic motorcycle seems like something out of science fiction, but it’s powered by an 8.3-liter V10 engine that generates 507 horsepower. First shown at the 2003 Detroit Auto Show, the motorcycle has since gone on to win numerous awards.
Motorcycle can reach 60 mph (96 kph) in 2.5 seconds and has a top speed of 640 kph (400 mph) in theory (400 mph).
As a concept vehicle, the Dodge Tomahawk was not meant to be driven on public roads. There was a price tag of Rs 4.04 Crores ($550000) for the Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike.
7) Legendary British Vintage Black
One of the most expensive motorcycles in the world, the Legendary British Vintage Black looks like it was built in the 1950s. The year 1948 saw production of the bike in the UK.
There were just 33 of this special motorcycle produced. It was the world’s fastest production motorcycle at the time of its release.
The vintage-styled 250 cc twin-cylinder engine of the Legendary British Vintage Black is a nod to the past. It’s not a racer, but it’s definitely a historic component of motorcycle culture.
The legendary vintage of British black is available for a cool Rs 2.9 Crores ($400,000).
8)Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX
One of the world’s most costly bicycles is the Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX. Its futuristic design and excellent craftsmanship make it an engineering marvel.
A 2409 cc billet Aluminum engine makes 225 hp for the Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX. The bike has a highly Rugged appearance and is equipped with a hydraulic clutch and a carbon belt drive in addition to ceramic Grade 9 titanium pipes.
Lightweight Carbon fibre construction across the Ti XX’s frame complements the exquisite leather seat.
Costing a hefty Rs 2.2 Crores (about $300,000), the Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX is certainly not cheap.
9) Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16
The Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 is the following motorcycle on our list (319 pounds).
The supersport bike’s carbon fibre fenders complement its titanium frame and avionic aluminium bodywork.
The Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 may be purchased for Rs 1.7 Crores (about $235,000.)
10) Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera
The Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera is the tenth most expensive motorcycle on our list. It’s a stunningly designed semi-faired motorcycle.
This exclusive motorcycle has an engine producing 185 horsepower and tips the scales at roughly 135 kilogrammes. Aldo Drudi, a great designer, created the bike.
For Rs 1.6 Crores (about $225,000), you may purchase a Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera.
All of the bikes listed above are among the most costly in the world. Not all of the motorcycles on our list are street-legal concepts, but they do share a common trait: they are all rare and collectible.
If you pressed me to choose, I’d say the Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike, because not only do I find its appearance striking, but also its power output to be quite staggering.