The first motor cycle made by Sylvester H roper Roxbury and he used that 2 wheeled vehicle with steam propulsion in circuses during 1867 in US. The history of motor cycles starts here. Motor cycles are the most common form of affordable transportation for the people in all parts of the world. They are the most public friendly vehicle too.
They made in different forms based on the use like long distance travel, navigating congested urban traffic, cruising, sport and racing or off-road purpose etc. Engine is the heart of the bike. A best engine fitted bike can perform well with good amount of power and torque. sports bikes and luxury bikes becomes stars on the roads because of these features.
Luxury bikes are another category of bikes which is carrying a price tag of thousands of dollars. Each luxury bike is available only in limited number units. They have a lot of features and most of them will be unique for each of owners. The metals and alloys used in those bikes especially light weight aluminum, carbon fibers, and titanium determines the coast of these bikes.
They are unbelievable in performance from powerful engines produce massive torque and power to the wheels. The world’s most expensive luxury bikes we mentioned here with details are MV-Augusta F4CC, MTT Turbine Super Bike, Icon Sheene, Macchia Nera concept bike and Ecosse Titanium Series RR Limited Edition.
1. MV-Agusta F4CC
MV-Agusta F4CC is an unbelievable super bike from the MV Agusta. MV Augusta F4 motor cycle launched in 1998 from the designer Massimo tamburini. The bike becomes special with its hemispherical chamber 4 valves per cylinder engine. F4CC model launched in 2006. This offers displacement of 1078cc, power of 200 PS (147 kW) @12,200rpm and 125 Nm @9,000rpm torque.412.6 lb is the dry weight of the vehicle.
MV-Agusta F4CC created by Claudio Castiglioni. He is the director of MV made this one with an intension to create a motorcycle that meets the marketing needs and the same time something really special and unique for the customers. Top speed of the bike is 315kmph. There is a platinum plate placed in the top of steering showing its model number from 1to 100 is a great sign of prestige for the owners.
MV-Agusta F4CC price: $120,000
2. MTT Turbine Super Bike
MTT Turbine Super Bike also called Y2K Turbine Superbike manufactured from the marine turbo technologies. This sport class bike powered by rolls Royce 250-c20 turbo shaft engine giving the bike great power of 320 hp (239 kW) @ 6000 rpm and a torque of 425 lb ft (576 Nm) @ 2,000 rpm. Brakes used in this amazing bike are 320 mm disc, 4-piston Brembo calipers with mono shock adjustable, oleo pneumatic suspension system. It have 2 speed automatic transmission, 68 in wheel base, 34 liter fuel capacity etc. this bike weights 500 lb with 27 degree of rake/trail.
MTT Turbine Super Bike price: $150,000
3. Icon Sheene
Icon Sheene is a super bike limited to only 52 units from the sheen family. Each bike is specially designed for the owners in a special way. Each bike painted with an image of playing card, and each painting will be different in a way as 52 cards in a pack. The bike powered by 1.4 liter turbo charged inline 4 cylinder engine. This one capable of producing torque of 133 lb ft and a power of 250 HP. 200mph is the offered top speed of this bike.
Sheene is said to be the world’s most powerful motorcycle product. Main features of this one includes carbon fiber wheels, ISR calipers, discs and levers, twin hand crafted aluminum oil coolers, digital instrumentation, keyless starting, tubular custom made aluminum frame, hand beaten aluminum fuel tank, body with hand laid carbon fiber panels etc.
Icon Sheene price: $160,000
4. Macchia Nera Concept Bike
Macchia Nera concept bike powered with a Ducati Testastretta 998R engine. Which is capable of producing power of 185.00 HP (135.0 KW) and displacement of 998.00 cc (60.90 cubic inches). Italian designers and engineers made this super bike with light weight metals and alloys. The frame made from carbon fiber and titanium.
V2, four-stroke type engine with liquid cooling system and 6 speed gearbox offers great performance. Ducati based engine light weight metals and alloys used in frame work determine its coast. Dry weight of the vehicle is 135.0 kg (297.6 pounds). This valuable bike Available in black, white and gold colors.
Macchia Nera concept bike price: $201,000
5. Ecosse Titanium Series RR Limited Edition
Ecosse formed in 1991, founded by Don Atchison. Ecosse Titanium Series RR Limited Edition is a grant luxury motor cycle with titanium chassis and clear coated carbon fiber body and wheels. One of the ever built luxury bikes in the world, available in only 10 units. Titanium chassis makes it stylish. This bike is powered by a 2,150cc billet motor that is capable of producing power of 200 hp and torque of 218ftlb of torque.
Engine is made from a solid block of billet aluminum. The bike features expensive metal frames, IRSs brakes, carbon fiber body work, adjustable saddle and timepiece designed by the French watchmakers BRM. This extra ordinary bike is made with most exotic materials in rare designs. Materials used in this bike are light weight so the total weight of the bike is only 192kg.
Ecosse Titanium Series RR Limited Edition price: $275,000
Other luxurious motorcycles in the world
- Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike – $555,000
- Harley Davidson Cosmic Starship – $1 million
- Yamaha Roadstar BMS Chopper – $500,000
- Ducati Desmosedici D16RR NCR M16 – $232,500
- Ducati Testa Stretta NCR Macchia Nera Concept – $225,000
- Suzuki AEM Carbon Fiber Hayabusa – $160,000 to 200,000
- Erik Buell’s EBR 1190- $42,599.
- Harley-Davidson Rocker- $130,000.
- Coventry Eagle Flying – 8 (1928) – $120000.
- Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter -$110,000.
- Hildebrand & Wolfmuller- $150000
- Hub-less Harley-Davidson-$155000.
- Ecosse FE Ti XX – Titanium Series-$300,000.
- Legendary British Vintage Black -$400000
- Gold-plated Custom Chopper- $500000.
- Ultra-rare Porcupine- $750,000.
- Million Dollar Harley by Jack Armstrong -$1 million.