Who doesn’t have a passionate love for high-end and the most expensive motorcycles? Various motorcycle brands are working hard day and night in a bid to satisfy the demand of their customers. The results are the creation of comfortable and convenient bikes, which are sure to become part of our history someday.
With recent technological changes taking place in the 21st century, almost every device stands to benefit. These technologies are being added to bikes, making them more appealing and tempting to the impulsive motorbike lovers.
Top 20 most expensive motorcycles 2020
Here is a list of some of the most expensive bikes as of 2020:
1. Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter - $ 11 million
As of 2020, Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter stands as the most expensive motorcycle. How much is the most expensive power bike in the world? The motorcycle costs an insane $11 million.
Neiman Marcus is an American chain of the luxury department store. When the store opted to unveil the bike out for auction, it received loads of press, thus making its price to shoot to the roof. The auction starting price was $110,000, but it was eventually sold for $11 million.
2. 1949 E90 AJS Porcupine - $7 Million
1949 E90 AJS Porcupine is one of the world most expensive bikes going for a whopping $7 million. If you are a serious lover of motorcycles, it wouldn't be hard to cough such an amount since the motorbike is utterly worth it.
The company only manufactured 4 1949 E90 AJS Porcupines. In 1949, Les Graham was lucky to win the world championship on one of the four motorbikes.
3. Ecosse ES1 Spirit - $3.6 Million
Ecosse ES1 Spirit is one of the most expensive motorcycles on earth and falls in number three under our list. The bike packs enough power that can satisfy even the most experienced riders. With a full tank, the motorcycle can go as far as 370 kilometres.
If you love this motorbike and you want to purchase it, you should be willing to part with $3.6 million. Every buy must undergo two-week training at the Ecosse headquarters before being allowed to take a ride on it.
4. The Yamaha BMS Chopper - $3 million
The Yamaha BMS Chopper is not only one of the most expensive motorcycles 2020 but a stunning piece of mechanical art as well. Unfortunately, the rare masterpiece has not been created for the roads. The Yamaha Chopper is a collector’s item solely meant to be appreciated and admired because of its aesthetics.
The bike has a 1,700cc engine, and it's almost entirely coated in 24 karat gold with a red velvet upholstered seat. The Yamaha BMS Chopper is valued at $3 million.
5. Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship - $1.5 million
Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship is one of the high-end motorcycles in 2020 priced at $1.5 million. One might wonder why this motorcycle would cost so much. The bike was hand-painted by a globally renowned artist by the name Jack Armstrong.
Some of Armstrong’s pieces of art cost more than $3 million. This offers a little bit of the explanation as to why it falls in position five of the most expensive motorcycles.
6. Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike - $550,000
The Dodge Tomahawk V10 is not only one of the world’s most costly bikes but also one of the rarest kinds. In theory, the motorbike weighs more than 689 kilograms and can accelerate from zero to 60mph in just two and a half seconds with a top speed of 400mph.
The motorbike is priced at over half a million dollars, even though it is not road-legal. The bike is just a concept, but we hope that one day we might get a chance to ride around with this science-fiction looking road beast.
7. Legendary British Vintage Black - $400,000
The legendary British Vintage Black motorcycle model is a classically designed kind which was released in 1948. During the times of its production, it was considered to be one of the fastest bikes in the world. The motorcycle was produced in the United Kingdom with a 250cc performance.
The motorcycle had a limited production that only created 33 bikes in total. To some extent, this justifies why the motorbike has to cost this much.
8. Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX - $300,000
The Ecosse is the most expensive motorcycle brand known to produce some of the best and most expensive gadgets. The motorcycle is powered by a 2,409cc billet aluminum engine that transmits 228PS of power to the rear wheel of the bike.
Some of the features of the Ecosse Founder’s Edition Ti XX include a carbon fiber across the bike's body, which aids in keeping the weight down as well as a beautifully hand-crafted leather seat.
9. Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 - $235,000
The Ducati Desmosedici D D16RR NCR M16 takes the 10th position on the most expensive motorcycles. The motorbike is made of avionic and aluminum, titanium, and has carbon fiber fenders. If interested, one can add numerous upgrades to the bike’s standard production model at close to $72, 000. The Ducati D16RR model is powered by a 989cc desmodromic engine that is capable of producing 200HP.
10. Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera - $225,000
The aggressive-looking Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera ranks as number 10 among the expensive motorbikes. The machine was designed by the legendary designer named Aldo Drudi with a lightweight of 135 kg and a 185hp engine.
The Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera might not be the fastest ride when compared to the others in the list, but if you are looking for a cute motorbike to add to your garage, this should be one of your considerations.
11. Suzuki AEM Carbon Fiber Hayabusa - $200,000
If you are looking to not only cough up some amount but to get one of the fastest bikes, the Suzuki AEM Carbon Fiber Hayabusa should be your first option. The motorbike can easily reach insane speeds of more than 188 miles per hour.
The motorbike is globally known as the fastest production. The initial model was launched in 1999, while a facelift of the same was done in 2008.
12. Honda RC213 V-S - $185,00
The Honda RC213 ranks as one of the most expensive motorcycles ever sold. The model is a Japanese road racing bike that was designed and developed by Honda Racing Corporation. The reason behind the manufacture of this bike was to participate in the MotoGP series in 2012 and based on its performance that year, it would continue racing in the upcoming seasons.
The motorcycle has a 6-speed sequential transmission, a Honda 1,000cc 90° V4, 16-valve, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, liquid-cooled engine and a weight of 160 kg.
13. MTT Turbine Streetfighter - $175,000
The MTT Turbine Streetfighter is not only known as one of the best and most expensive motorcycles, but it is also famous for its crazy acceleration. It is made up of a Roll Royce-Allison turbine, and this means that it has 320hp connected to the bike's accelerator.
The turbine streetfighter version is limited to five units every year for purposes of exclusivity. The bike ranks as one of the most powerful and artistically fascinating bikes across the world.
14. Icon Sheene NCT MH TT - $172,000
The Icon Sheene NCT MH TT is a limited edition motorbike designed and developed to pay homage to Barry Sheene, who was a global champion motorbike racer. The bike features a turbocharged 1400cc Suzuki four-cylinder engine.
It has one of 51 playing cards inscribed on the motorbike as a way of highlighting the limited number of motorcycles of this version produced. Once you get this bike, you will attain the prestige of riding one of the most expensive and powerful motorcycles in the world.
15. NCR Leggera 1200 Titanium Special - $148,000
In position 15 on the list of the most expensive motorbikes in the world is the renowned NCR Leggera 1200 Titanium Special, which goes for $148,000. The model boasts a lightweight body made of titanium, which makes it one of the fastest of its kind.
The NCR Leggera is made of carbon fiber BST wheels, Öhlins suspension, and Brembo brakes. A combination of all these features, in addition to the bike's lightweight frame, not only makes it amazingly agile but also fun to ride around.
16. NCR MH TT (Mike Hailwood) - $130,000
At number 16 of the high-end motorcycles is the NCR MH TT Mike Hailwood edition. The bike was designed and developed in celebration of a British Grand Prix bike racer, Mike Hailwood’s 30th anniversary. The motorbike is a titanium-framed collectable motorbike whose design resembled the classic 1960s racing motorcycle.
17. MV Agusta F4CC - $120,000
The MV Agusta F4CC is one of the best and most expensive motorcycles priced at $120, 000. The gorgeous looking sports motorcycle has a 190hp, 1078cc engine built for high speeds. The production of this model was limited to just 100 units.
Each one of the fifteen units has been hand-crafted with tailor-made bike parts. Therefore, if you are looking to purchase this masterpiece, you can rest assured of utter exclusivity.
18. Vyrus 987 C3 4V - $105,000
If you are a huge fan of a bike to show guts, the Vyrus 987 C3 4V is one of the incredibly amazing bikes to go for. The model is powered by a 1200cc Ducati engine, which was built by an Italian Ducati company.
The Vyrus 987 is one of the lightest bikes ever, with a weight of roughly not more than 158kg. It boasts a naked design, meaning that a majority of the bike’s internal guts are visible. This element not only reduces the weight of the bike but also adds a wow factor to its visibility.
19. Energica Ego 45 LE - $70,000
The limited-edition Energica Ego 45 LE motorcycle by CRP is one of the world's most expensive bikes. The Ego 45 LE is a high-end electric bike that is capable of accelerating from zero to 6omph in less than three seconds.
The bike is fitted with cellular and Bluetooth connections, which enables the rider to send data and lap times to their smartphone application continually.
20. Kawasaki Ninja H2R - $50,000
Ninja H2R was developed for closed courses in the Supersport division. The bike was manufactured in 2014, and its availability was made for a limited market. The bike boasts a supercharged carbon fibre 30-hp beast. The Kawasaki Ninja H2R model was created by the joint forces of Kawasaki industries in their special aerospace division.
Some of the motorbike companies customize the standard model to fit the desires of the rich or celebrity’s demand. If you are looking to add one more bike to your garage, here are the most expensive motorcycles in 2020.
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