There are various types of motorcycles in this world. These two-wheeled vehicles are usually chosen by developing countries for daily mobility because they are cheaper than four-wheeled vehicles such as cars.
So what if the price of a motorcycle far exceeds the price of a luxury car? Citing the Wealthy Gorilla page, here is a list of the most expensive motorbikes in the world:
1. Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter
This motorbike has been named the most expensive motorbike in the world. This iron horse is sold for USD 11 million. This price was obtained from the results of the auction which was originally opened at a price of USD 110,000. The 1,996 cc Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter V-twin engine is claimed to produce 120 horsepower and can shoot up to 305 km / hour.
2. E90 AJS Porcupine 1949
The most expensive motorbike at number two is the E90 AJS Porcupine 1949. This vehicle costs 7 million US dollars. E90 AJS Porcupine only made four units. In 1949, Les Graham won one of the world championships on this bike, so you can see where such a high price came from.
3. Ecosse ES1 Spirit
The Ecosse Spirit is a limited edition titanium motorcycle and the third most expensive motorcycle in the world. The price is up to 3.6 million dollars. This iron horse has enough power to satisfy the rider with a maximum speed of up to 370 kilometers. So, if you decided to buy one, you first have to attend two weeks of training at Ecosse headquarters, before you are allowed to do a test ride.
4. Yamaha BMS Chopper
This motorbike has a fantastic price of 3 million US dollars and is the fourth most expensive motorbike ever. How not, the motorbike is coated with 24 carat gold and has red velvet upholstered seats. This motorbike has an engine capacity of 1,700cc, it is designed as a collector’s item and is appreciated for its aesthetics.
5. Harley-Davidson Cosmic Starship
In fifth position there is a motorbike from the United States manufacturer; Harley-Davidson Cosmic Starship. This motorcycle costs more than 1 million US dollars. This motorbike graphic is hand-painted by the famous artist, Jack Armstrong. That is why these motors are very expensive. In fact, some of Jack Armstrong’s paintings have sold for more than $ 3 million.