There were never such a large number of cars as there are today. There was a time when bikes were basically only a need. Things have changed. Cars have almost entirely taken over the bikes’ share of the pie. However, that hasn’t deterred riders from buying bikes or the best brands in the world from manufacturing them. The ten most expensive bikes in the world follow.
1. $ 1 million Harley-Davidson
The most expensive bike in the world, true to its name, will set you back by a million bucks. If you’ve got the dough and love riding more than anything else in the world then this is the bike for you.
2. Ultra Rare Porcupine
As the name suggests, Ultra Rare porcupine is very rare, making it extremely expensive. Believe it or not but the Porcupine is a World War II bike. The Porcupine had found its way into the National Motorcycle Museum and now you may also order one from there. Cost: $ 750,000
4. Gold Plated Custom Chopper
There’s an immense price gap between the third and fourth most expensive bikes in the world with the former priced at $500,000. This golden light beauty was presented at Motorcycle Show in Seattle. The bike is such a masterpiece that you may only feel like exhibiting it in your plush garage instead of taking it for a ride.
5. The legendary British classic black
legendary British classic black costs $ 400,000. The fourth most expensive bike in the world has many impeccable features that make it such a hot favourite. It’s also called the Legendary Black Vintage. This bike really is unmatched in the whole world.
7. Ecosse FE Ti XX
This beautiful bike will set you back by $ 300,000 and it is worth every single cent. It has a 225 horsepower aluminum engine. This bike is one of the fastest bikes in the world and can go as fast as 250 MPH. The shine of the bike makes it really very impressive and a treat for the eyes.
8. Hub less Harley Davidson
The Hub less Harley Davidson is another engineering marvel from the house of Harley Davidson priced at a chic $ 155,000. It adheres to the basic elegant look of Harley Davidson choppers but it is still really very different in its design.
10. Hildebrand Wolfmüller
The world’s first bike to be mass produced, it also has the distinction of being the world’s seventh most expensive bike with a price tag of $ 150,000. It has a two cylinder four stroke engine and its an extremely rare bike.
11. Harley Davidson Rocker
The Harley Davidson Rocker costs $ 130,000. The bike was adapted from a well-known German company called the House of Thunder. The Rocker is definitely really well detailed. It’s a great catch with 37 degrees inclined front and rear, which is very close to the tire. The looks are pretty jaw-dropping.
13. The Coventry Eagle
The Coventry eagle costs a cool $ 120,000. Also known as the Flying Eagle, this bike has been around for close to a century now. It is still very much in vogue for those who believe in the adage “old is gold”. The price alone makes this bike gold and it is still immensely popular among the super rich.
14. Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter
The Neiman Marcus Limited Edition Fighter is the tenth most expensive bike in the world at $ 110,000. Its been designed by the Confederate Motor Co. who’ve used steel to give the bike its beautiful appearance. Riding this bike is a great experience but the bike certainly isn’t for the weak hearted.