Top 5 Motor Bikes

April 29, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

A motorbike is not only a means of transportation; there is more to a bike than being a mere ride. Bikes are all about passion, zeal and obsession. This article is for those ardent bike riders who want to know about the top 5 bikes till date. Today we shall discuss five top rated motor bikes along with their features and specs.

1. Ducati 1098R Bayliss Limited Edition:

Price: £29,995 (subject to variation according to time and location)

Ducati 1098RThis bike has been manufactured especially after the name of Ducati legend; Troy Bayliss. In the 2008 World Superbike Championship, Bayliss rode 1098 R and won the competition. It was the end of Bayliss’ career sparkled with 3 World Championships aboard three generations of Ducati Superbike. Thus, the company built a special Ducati 1098 R Bayliss Limited Edition. Painted in red, blue and white; the color scheme has been designed by Aldo Drudi. Main features include 5-spoke wheels finished in matte black, carbon fiber heat shield on the exhaust, full racing exhaust system including 102dB carbon fiber mufflers by Termignoni, a dedicated ECU, branded bike cover and rear paddock stand etc. This special edition is limited only to 500 units.

Unique Selling Points:

  • On road power
  • Great design and looks


  • Limited to 500 units

2. Triumph Street Triple R:

Price: £6,229 (subject to variation according to time and location)Triumph Street Triple R

The Daytona 675 and Street Triple 675 have been fused together to give birth to a stylish ride Triumph Street Triple R. The brake calipers and radial-pump master cylinder are taken after the Daytona. The spring rates and valves have been re-calibrated, and the fork tubes are slightly longer than those on the Daytona. It is available in two colors; Matte Graphite and Matte Blazing Orange.

Unique Selling Points:

  • Wonderful handling
  • Wheelie friendliness
  • Available in striking colors


  • Poor pillion seat
  • Mere 1,000 units are available

3. KTM RC8 R:

Price: £10,695-£14,995 (subject to variation according to time and location)

KTM bikes have always been the superb machines on globe. This stunning bike has a strong and powerful engine. Its power is claimed as 150bhp, and is reported as one of the best V-twins on the market today.

ktm rc8 r

The RC8 has been developed after 4 years of hard work, which has resulted in intelligent front and rear WP Suspension. Steering is quick, and even then it inst instable.

Unique Selling Points:

  • Gorgeous looks with angular design
  • Adjustable WP suspension
  • Great power


  • Not fit for daily ride

4. Honda CB1000R ABS:

Price: £7,461, $19,190 (subject to variation according to time and location)

This classy looking bike is a combination of styling, performance, handlingHonda CB1000R ABS and thrill. Including few accessories will heighten up the price even more. Main features include semi-under-slung stainless steel exhaust system, 17″ wheels with striking 4-spoke design, aluminum mono-backbone casing, triangular multi-reflector headlight, fully adaptable 43 mm upturned front fork and cast aluminum mono shock and adjustments attached to a single-sided swing arm.

Unique Selling Points:

  • Great design
  • Overwhelming ABS


  • Horrible wind blast

5. BMW K1300R:

Price: £9,500 (subject to variation according to time and location)

BMW K1300RBy not compromising upon safety and comfort; this bike is one of the most powerful and dynamic machine. It is a high performance riding bike that is a combination of safety, technical features and performance. Adding to these features is the gorgeous design with masculine looks and sophisticated styling. Optimized charge process, Optimized exhaust system, environment friendly newly tuned Digital Motor Electronics etc are few of its features.

Unique Selling Points:

  • One of the fastest bikes presently


  • Marmite design

So, this is all about the top 5 motor bikes for now. Your bike isn’t only your ride; it explains your personality and traits, too. Choose the one that suits you best.

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