Top 10 Most Expensive Motorcycle Brands in the World


most-expensive-motorcycle The most expensive motorcycle brand in the world is Japan-based Kawasaki. The motorcycle is the most used and affordable vehicle for all people. A young generation like the heavy bikes/motorcycles much and want an expensive and heavy bike. There are many motorcycle brands in the world manufacturing different types and range of motorcycles. A high-quality bike gives you an exhilarating riding experience. All features of bikes are important like breaks, break pads, accessories, amount of gear a vehicle come with and durability of its tires.

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We have make a list of top 10 most expensive motorcycle brands in the world. These brand made different bikes which are the finest quality. They made motorcycles and heavy bikes for sports racing. People like these motorcycle brands because of its durability and unique features. Have a look at this list of top 10 most expensive and best motorcycle brands in the world.

10. Harley-Davidson Motor Company


Harley Davidson is American brand and formerly known as HDI. This company established in Milwaukee Wisconsin in the 20th century.Harley could not get success initially and then decided to make highest quality motorcycles. Today it is a competitive brand in the market. They make heavyweight bikes for the riders from 1977 and introduce the copper style of motorcycles.

9. Moto Guzzi


It is one of the oldest European brand and Moto Guzzi is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer. Moto Guzzi established in Mandello del Lario, Italy in 1921. This brand was famous for making sports rides for worldwide consumers. Their motorcycles have unique features like air cooled 90 V-twin engine and longitudinal crankshaft orientation.

They have many attractive colors motorcycles which are expensive. Some greatest models of Moto Guzzi are 1997(5,600 units) , 1999 (6,275 units), 2006- (greater than 10,000 units) , 2013 (6,800 units).

8. Aprilia


Aprilia is a famous Italian motorcycle brand started after world war II. The owner of the company is Cavaliere Alberto Beggio. He began this motorcycle company in 1968 at Noale, Italy. Formerly this company makes the small capacity bikes and scooters, but in 2015 it makes large sports bikes like V-twin RSV Mille and V4 RSV4.

7. Triumph


Triumph is a British brand of car and motorcycle manufacturing. Is a trade name working under BMW? The company started in 1885 when Siegfried Bettmann formed S. Bettmann & Co, and they began the imports of bicycles in all over the world. It renamed in 1897 as Triumph Cycle Co. Ltd. Inc. Recently it makes expensive cars, bicycles, and motorcycles.

6. Honda Motor Company Ltd


A North American company Honda Motor Company Ltd established in 1959, and The Honda Motor Company Inc is a subsidiary of this brand abbreviated as AHM. It combined the product sales and services and coordinated the function of Honda. All vehicles of Honda have brilliant specifications, and they deal in scooters, motorcycles. The best models of Honda motorcycles are CR-V, Element, Insight, Civic, FCX Clarity and Ridgeline.

5. Suzuki Motor Corporation


Suzuki is a well-known multinational company and a brand of Japan. The headquarter of the enterprise situated in Minami-Ku, Hamamatsu Japan. Suzuki Motor Corporation is one of the largest automakers in the world and specialized in all-terrain vehicles, motorcycles, automobiles, four-wheel drive vehicles, internal combustion engines and wheelchairs. Production units of Suzuki present in 23 countries. It announced the largest automakers in the world in 2011.

4. Yamaha Motor Company


Another Japan motorcycles brand in the list is Yamaha. It was established in 1955 and headquarter of the company is in Shizuoka, Japan. Yamaha Motor company was famous for making bicycles, motorcycles and marine products like boats. They are also manufacturing the Utility vessels, artificial swimming pools, fishing boats and go-kart engines.

3. Ducati

ducatiAn Italian motorcycle brand Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A manufactures high-quality bicycles and motorcycles. This company is owned German manufacturer Audi through its Italian subsidiary, Lamborghini. Its headquarter located in Bologna. Italy. In 1926 Antonio Cavalieri Ducati and his sons founded the “Societa Scientifica Radio Brevetti Ducati.”

The company started the production of condensers, vacuum tubes, and radio components. They began manufacturing motorcycles in 1935 on a small scale and got much success. Today it is a big name of motorcycles manufacturing and made high-quality and expensive motorcycles.

2. BMW


Everyone is familiar with the name of BMW (Bayerische Motoren Werke). It is Germany brand and also known as Bavarian Motor Works. The headquarter of BMW situated in Munich, Germany and it started work in 1916. A well-reputed company of automobiles and engine manufacturing which not deal only with motorcycles but also mini cars.

It is the parent company of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. In 1917 it was established a business entity of Rapp Motorenwerke aircraft manufacturing firm and later it started to manufacture motorcycles and aircraft engines. BMW heavy bikes are expensive.

1. Kawasaki

Expensive Motorcycle Brands

Kawasaki is a Japanese brand of motorcycles. It founded in 1949 as Kawasaki Heavy Industries. The company deals in the production of utility vehicles, motorcycles, gasoline engines and personal watercrafts.

The slogan of the company is “Let the good times roll.” The first complete Kawasaki Motorcycles prevailed in 1954 under the name of Meihatsu, which is a subsidiary of Kawasaki Aircraft. It is the most expensive brand of motorcycles manufacturing and winner of several superbike racing championship as rider superbike world championship in 1993, Endurance world championship and AMA Superbike championships.

List of Top 10 Most Expensive Motorcycle Brands in the World

Sr. No Expensive Motorcycles Brand  Country
1 Kawasaki Japan
2 BMW Germany
3 Ducati Italy
4 Yamaha Motor company Japan
5 Suzuki Motor Corporation Japan
6 Honda Motor Company Ltd North America
7 Triumph British
8 Aprilia Italy
9 Moto Guzzi Italy
10 Harley-Davidson Motor Company America


We conclude from this article these motorcycle brand are famous in all over the world due to their high-quality motorcycles. If you purchase the bike of this brand, you will never be disappointed. Especially young generation liked these branded heavy bikes/motorcycles very much. For sports and racing, these brands are best.