Time for something different, really different. We have searched the whole internet to find some really strange bikes. The type of bike that when you see it on the road you will go OMG.
Now enjoy the following strange bikes we found on the internet.
This Jaguar shaped bike is designed by Massow Concept Cycles made of high-grad stainless steel. Price $567,000.
The Burger Bike
Well what do we need to say more. A nice bike to get your monthly fast food burgers.
The Vespa 150 TA
Yeah laugh… No this is serious, this Vespa 150 TAP scooter equipped with a 75mm cannon was supposed to be a cheap war vehicle (around 500$). But strange enough it never was really used in a war.
The Enterprise Bike
Build in 1981 its one special 3 wheeled ATV. Probably won’t be as fast as warp 9 but still a nice special one to transport yourself to your work.
The biggest bike
Probably one of the biggest bikes.
The longest bike
This is a category that’s always a big battle to be in the Guiness record and probably not even the longest anymore but hey you can bring 1, 2, 3 yup 15 friends with you on this one.
The 48 cylinder bike
Created by Simon Whitlock, this bike has a 4200cc engine with 48 cylinders. This bike has a 75 cc engine just to start the other engines.
The Dodge Tomahawk Concept Motorcycle
With 500 horsepower and 4 wheels this is probably one of the biggest machines.
John Farr’s Skeleton Bike
This Titanium skeleton bike as designed by John Farr and was called ‘The Crypt’ in the Hot Bike Magazine.
It is a known fact that if you are on the road, you have to be cautious enough in order to be safe. When it concerns riding a motorcycle, you need to pay that extra attention.
Since the two wheelers do not provide you the cover as the four wheelers, you should for example always wear a helmet. It will certainly protect you from any kind of possible mishaps while driving. In fact, there have been many examples in the past where the helmets have saved the life of many.
Due to this only, many people have survived critical accidents. Keeping this in mind, you should always follow the safety measures and be careful enough while riding a motorcycle.
New Motorcycle Technology
New Mission R
When it comes to the speed of the motorcycle, there are so many latest bikes coming up in the market that offer you everything you desire for.
The latest technologies, which are used in the bikes today, are simply awesome and come with loads of features for you as well.
With the new motorcycles and upcoming motorcycles in 2012 there are enough super bikes those days that will take you to 100 km/h just in less then 3 seconds. This is something that is really mesmerizing and a treat to experience. However, when we are talking about the safety, it is directly related to speed in all respects.
In most accidents, the cause that comes out is over speeding. You should be well aware of the speed limits in different roads of your place. And, if you follow those limits, it will definitely keep you safe from any kinds of minor or major road mishaps.
So, the point, which comes out is only that you will have to follow the rules in order to ride a motorcycle without any problem. But then again we are bikers.
There are various other safety measures for a motorcycle rider. Overtaking a car is something that should be considered every time when you do it. Some of bikers are on their bike, do not follow the overtaking rules at all and race away simply where they get the way without thinking. They don’t even bother whether it is the left or right side. However, you should certainly take care of it, because of your speed always keep in mind that the car doesn’t even know you are there.
With the help of some of the mentioned motorcycle safety tips, you can not only keep yourself safe, but can also give proper comfort to the one who is sitting behind you.
Normally, when you drive rash on the road and that too on a two wheeler, it is the person behind you, who is in more trouble. It is because the control is not in his/her hands at all. They have to rely entirely on your driving. Thus, you should ensure that people join you for a bike ride without any fear and you can set an example for driving a motorcycle.
You may also find various other beneficial tips online that will certainly work in your favor in riding a two wheeler. In special cases, these safety tips differ from bike to bike as well.
Top-Five Superbikes of the World. The first thing that comes to mind when we hear the word ‘motorcycles’ is speed. Motorcycles give you a sense of unbridled speed and thrill that few other vehicles can provide.
Perhaps it is because of the fact that the biker gets to sit on top of the engine that hurls him/her towards the road at mind boggling speeds.
Motorcycles have enjoyed the bad boy image in the popular culture and that must have something to do with the risk involved in the sport.
Now let’s talk about the top five motorcycles that promise to give you the flavor of some of the most powerful two-wheelers in the world.
Lovingly known as the “fireblade” the Honda CBR1000RR, the name of this bike is taken every time people talk about superbikes.
This bike epitomizes the cutting edge of motor sport and one look at it and you will know that this bike means business.
It has been 16 years since Honda came out with this mean machine and since then it has made only minor changes to the model over the years. The newest version is the cynosure of the eyes of the super bike enthusiasts all over the world.
Ducati is one of the most successful motorcycle manufacturers. The Ducati 1098 was first brought out in the year 2007.
According to Ducati the bike has 160hp and the engine generates a massive torque of 90.4 lb-ft and weighs around 173kg. This beast goes from 0-60mph in less than 3 seconds.
The bike attains a top speed of 180mph. The USP of this super bike is that it has the highest torque-to-weight ratio of any sports bike ever made.
Suzuki Hayabusa or GSX1300R
The word “Hayabusa” in Japanese stands for peregrine falcon and this Superbike certainly lives up to its name.
First released in 1999, the Suzuki Hayabusa won critical acclaim for being the fastest production motorcycle. This superbike has a bone-chilling 173brake horse power.
This superbike boasts of a top speed of 202mph. The performance figures belted out by this bike earns it a spot among the top 5 superbikes in the world.
It has been a long time since Yamaha came up with the R1. This bike has almost more technology than the NASA space shuttle.
The cutting-edge fly-by-wire throttle which gives you a smooth range of power whenever you are in the right rev zone. Unlike other manufacturers who compromise on ride quality to provide a truckload of power, Yamaha R1.
The riding position of the Yamaha R1 places less stress on the wrists. This is the bike of choice if you want to use this sports bike on a daily basis.
Kawasaki ZX-10R Ninja
Kawasaki ZX-10R Ninja
If there was an award for having explosive power and raw energy then the Kawasaki Ninja would definitely top the list.
With a175bhp engine between the legs the rider will need to hang on to his/her dear life as the bike does its own thing. This bike has a mind of its own, so if you want to get this one for yourself good luck.
These five bikes are by far among the best production superbikes. Furthermore, these bikes have unique personality. So if you want to feel one with the road and ride into the sunset then you should definitely get one of these.
2011 Brno Superbike World Championship
The following movie contains some highlights of the 2011 FIM Superbike World Championship at the Masaryk Circuit, near Brno, Czech Republic. It also contains most of the above top 5 motorcycles.
So you have finally decided to get a new street bike for yourself. The problem lies in the fact that it is no longer 1940s when there used to be just a couple of Motorcycle brands, the options are countless. Any buyer who is new to the motorcycle market is definitely going to be spoilt for choice. There are a few things that you need to before you seal the deal.
Learning the Basics
Before you get your first set of wheels you need to know all there is to know about motorbikes. You need to know all there is to know about biking. Perhaps you can visit the local motorcycle store and try out a few motorcycles.
Don’t Invest on a Sports Bike before Trying it Out
Most of the buyers overestimate their capabilities while buying their first sports bike. If this is your first time on a bike, you should probably stay away from the big names and get a street bike with a moderate performance levels.
BRP Can Am Spyder
Concidering your Needs
It is very easy to get carried away when you are looking at a shiny new superbike at the store. Nowadays bikes come in various shapes and sizes and you need to get a bike that meets your needs. When you take the bike out for a test ride, consider the ergonomic experience and see if you feel any pain in the wrists. If you experience wrist pain it means that the ride height needs to be adjusted. Do not feel shy to ask the bike salesperson about all the nitty-gritty about the bikes.
Don’t Rush the Purchase
You should not be impulsive while buying the first bike. Make sure you take someone who knows about bikes to the dealership. You can also make a list of bikes that you like and then get on the Internet and compare the performance stats of the bikes. Consider all the factors like performance, price, excitement factor and efficiency before taking the final decision. Talk to your biker friends and get their opinions on the bike models.
Consider buying an Used Bike
If you want get a really good sports bike like the Suzuki Hayabusa and do not have the money to spare, you can try getting a used bike. However, make sure you get the bike properly checked by a certified mechanic. A used bike will save you a lot of money and with a little bit of work a used bike can be as good as a new one.
Wear your safety gear!!
Don’t forget the Safety Gear
Road-safety is extremely important and that should be your topmost priority while riding the bike. Make sure you set aside twenty percent of your budget for the purchase of safety gear like helmet, knee-guards and other accessories. Do not be a cheapskate and buy flimsy safety gear, because someday these items might save your life. So make sure you consider all the above-mentioned factors before buying your first bike. Riding motorcycles should be all about fun and the sheer joy of riding, so do not over think it and just go with what your heart tells you.