Unbelievable but true, motorcycles are ahead of all other vehicles when it comes to average top speed on the road. The highest speed motorcycle is even ahead of the world’s fastest car, the Devel Sixteen.
The maximum speed of the Devil Sixteen is 348 miles per hour! Which is incredibly fast but slower than the fastest motorcycle in the world Let’s take a look at the 10 fastest motorcycles in the world.
First in the list of fastest motorcycles in the world is the legendary Dodge Tomahawk. Its maximum speed is 350 miles per hour or 563 kilometers. Even the world’s fastest cars can’t keep up with this kind of speed.
This superbike has a 10 valve 4 stroke 8 thousand 277cc engine. Oddly enough, the Dodge Tomahawk has 4 wheels. Each of which has its own suspension. The same engine used in the Dodge Viper car is used in this motorcycle. Namely, the 8.3-liter V10 Dodge Viper SRT10 engine. It can accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour in 1.75 to 2.5 seconds. Apart from this, this motorcycle has a great power of 500 horse power.
To this day, the Dodge Tomahawk has no rivals. However, the motorcycle was not legally approved for use in the United States due to its 4 wheels and some other reasons. In 2003, the price of this motorcycle was 5 lakh 50 thousand US dollars. The value of which is about 5 crore 90 lakhs in Bangladeshi taka.
2023 BMW S1000 RR
The top speed of the 2023 BMW S1000 is 299 miles per hour or 481 kilometers per hour. This motorcycle has a 999 cc 16-valve motor engine. The frame of the BMW S1000 is extremely light, specially designed for its speed. This fastest BMW motorcycle weighs 4 kg less than its predecessors.
The motorcycle can accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour in 2.7 seconds. abs,
Features such as cruise control prove that the motorcycle is also convenient for road riding. Its market value is about 24 thousand 500 US dollars.
MV Agusta F4 1000R
The maximum speed of this 1000 cc motorcycle is 298 miles per hour or about 480 kilometers. The handling of this bike is also very good. This bike can accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour in just 2.7 seconds. Its 8-level traction control will give you the ability to handle the motorcycle superbly even at high speeds. The MV Agusta F4 1000R has a power of 174 horsepower. Its market value is about 47 thousand US dollars.
MTT Y2K 420-RR
MTT builds the most powerful superbikes in the world. One of which is the MTT Y2K 420-RR. Its maximum speed is 273 miles per hour or about 440 kilometers.
Its predecessor is the 320 horsepower model of the MTT Turbine Superbike Y2K. But this new generation motorcycle has 420 horse power. In which the Rolls Royce Allison 250-C20 gas turbine engine is used. There are several variants of the Allison 250, which are even used in helicopters!
This motorcycle has almost all the features of its previous versions. But compared to its predecessors, it has a larger swing arm, Pirelli Diablo 240 rear tires, more fuel capacity and an improved cooling system. Its price will be about 2 lakh 70 thousand US dollars.
MTT Turbine Superbike Y2K
This motorcycle is an earlier version of the MTT Y2K 420-RR. Whereas, instead of the Rolls Royce Allison 250-C20 engine, the Rolls Royce Allison 250-C18 turboshaft engine is used here. But still it managed to make it to the list of fastest motorcycle in the world. Because its maximum speed is 250 miles per hour or 402 kilometers.
It has a 2-speed semi-automatic transmission. This motorcycle can accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour in just 2.5 seconds. And it has a power of 320 horsepower. In 2004, it was sold for around 185,000 US dollars.
Kawasaki Ninja H2R
This motorcycle’s 4-stroke liquid-cooled, in-line four, DOHC, 16-valve 998cc engine makes it not only fast but also super fast. It can reach a maximum speed of 249 miles per hour or 400 kilometers per hour.
These include KTRC or Kawasaki Traction Control, KIBS or Kawasaki Intelligent Anti-lock Brake System, KEBC or Kawasaki Engine Brake Control and KLCM or Kawasaki Launch Control Mode. They provide protection as well as help the motorcycle run smoothly. The Kawasaki Ninja H2R can accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour in just 2.5 seconds. Its market value is about 56 thousand 500 US dollars.
The Lightning LS-218
The Lightning LS-218 is an electric motorcycle designed by the American Lightning Motorcycle Company. Which has been produced in America since 2014. The bike is road approved. The motorcycle has held the title of world’s fastest electric motorcycle since 2014. Which can reach a maximum speed of 218 miles per hour or 350 kilometers per hour.
It has a capacity of 200 horsepower. And since it is fully electric, it has managed to make it to the list of fastest motorcycles in the world without polluting the environment. According to different models, its market price is around 39 thousand US dollars to 47 thousand US dollars.
Ducati 1199 Panigale r
1199 is Panigale and Ducati’s fastest motorcycle. Its maximum speed is 202 miles per hour or 325 kilometers.
The motorcycle, especially for its driving dynamics, powerful engine and its cutting-edge technology, is well-received. The 1199 Panigale features a liquid-cooled, L-twin engine. What Ducati claims is the most powerful twin-cylinder production engine in the world.
The motorcycle is built around an aluminum monocoque frame. It has a semi-floating 330mm Brembo disc at the front and a 245mm disc at the rear. The motorcycle is equipped with a lightweight aluminum front fork by Marzoki and a rear suspension unit by Sachs. Its market value is about 30 thousand US dollars.
Damon Hypersport Pro
The Damon Hypersport Pro is an electric motorcycle. Which is a combination of a sportbike and a standard motorcycle. The technology used in it is the most advanced in the market so far. All in all, it’s a high-performance overall package. Its maximum speed is 200 miles per hour or 322 kilometers.
The HyperSport has two distinct riding positions. which are electrically adjustable. At the touch of a button, the motorcycle’s seat, footpegs, windscreen and handlebars can be converted from a superbike riding position straight to a standard motorcycle riding position.
Damon has an artificial intelligence based security system. whose name is co-pilot. which uses two cameras on the handlebars and haptic feedback to alert its driver to surrounding traffic conditions. Not only advanced technology, but also its performance is excellent. Because we have seen, its maximum speed is 200 miles per hour or 322 kilometers. Which comes from its very powerful 200 horsepower engine. The market value of the motorcycle is around 25 thousand US dollars.
Ducati Panigale V4R
The Ducati Panigale V4 is very much like a racing prototype motorcycle. The blend of Italian style and performance makes it one of the most powerful motorcycles. Its maximum speed is 199 miles per hour or 320 kilometers per hour.
Behind this great speed of the Panigale V4R is its DesmusDC Stradel R engine. This 998 cc engine is capable of producing 221 horse power. Its market value is about 45 thousand US dollars.