The so-called hyper sports are the fastest motorcycles in the world. Each is approved for the road, but not all run on super unleaded.
The proof with the 10 fastest motorcycles in the world.
10. Yamaha R1M – 298 km / h
The last step before the M1 of the nine-time world champion Valentino “46” Rossi and top of the Yamaha range motorcycles.
The R1M is the supersport evolution of the R1, recognizable by its ultra-light carbon fairing black directly inspired by the race.
It has 4 cyl engine. in line of 1000 cm3, 200 hp, 202 kg, 25,999 €
9. KTM 1290 Super Duke R – 299 km / h
Nicknamed “the beast”, the 1290 Super Duke may well be a so-called “naked” motorcycle.
So without an enveloping fairing, it is indeed the most powerful and the fastest in the Austrian range with its fantastic V-twin. Also available in the GT version with side cases.
its features are 1300 cc V2 engine, 180 hp, 189 kg, € 18.199
8. Honda CBR 1000 RR-R – 300km / h
Definitely, this hyper sport motorcycle does not lack air (RR-R). It is the most powerful and the fastest from Honda, the world’s leading manufacturer.
Always faithful to the 4-cylinder in-line invented on the fabulous 750 Four in 1969, the engine retains the legendary reliability specific to the brand but with 218 hp.
It has 4 cyl. in line, 1000 cm3, 218 hp, 201 kg, 300 km / h, 25,999 €
7. MV Agusta Brutale 1000 RR – 301 km / h
When a motorcycle is called “Brutale”, the program seems to have been announced in advance.
Indeed, with a raging 208 hp engine equipped with titanium connecting rods and 4 forged exhaust outlets, this non-faired bike has cause for concern.
Featuring 4 cyl. in-line, 1000 cm3, 208 hp, 186 kg, 29.990 €
6. BMW S 1000 RR – 309 km / h
Here is the proof that there are not only peaceful flat twins of the gendarmerie or big trails of backpackers in the BMW range.
Since the appearance of S1000 RR in 2009 The latest version has gained even more power, and above all a new sharper chassis.
It has 4 cyl in line, 1000 cm3, 205 hp, 21,250 euros
5. Suzuki Hayabusa GSX – 310 km / h
Appeared in 1999, the Suzuki Hayabusa is showing a little age in terms of looks, despite a facelift in 2008.
The Japanese missile is no longer available in Europe since Euro 4 standard remains worship and especially keeps his title of 5th bike the fastest in the world, with its huge engine 1340 cm3.
A new version would be approaching soon…
4 cyl in-line, 1340 cm3, 197 hp, 260 kg, 2017 price: 15699
4. Aprilia RSV4 1100 Factory – 315 km / h
“Factory” does not mean that this bike was repainted by Andy Warhol but that it is what we call a “factory team” motorcycle.
For example: opposition to motorcycles of private teams, in competition. This competitor of the Ducat ‘Superleggera offers a new ultra-precise piloted suspension to guide this fighter plane as on rails.
V4, 1100 cm3, 217 hp 177 kg, € 23,999
3. Ducati Superleggera V4 R – 318 km / h
This exceptional limited-edition Ducati shines on the outside with its extraordinary carbon twin-fin fairing on each side, which gives it up to 50 kg of additional downforce at 270 km / h.
A useful gadget to avoid wheeling, especially as the bike reaches 318 km / h at peak.
V4, 1000 cm3, 224 hp, 159 kg, 100,000 €
2. Kawaski Z H2 R – 322 km / h
This Kawa cheats a bit since it is equipped with a compressor (ie a kind of turbo driven by belt and not by the exhaust). Suddenly, the 4-cylinder of this H2 R climbs to 310 hp! It is the most powerful roadster in the world, capable of topping 200 miles per hour or 322 km / h. Fortunately to remain stuck to the bitumen, the mirrors also serve as ailerons.
4 cyl in line, 1000 cm3, 310 hp 216 kg, € 55,000
1. Lightnening LS 218 – 350 km / h
With a speed of 350 km / h very officially recorded at Bonneville on the salt lake, the California Lightning is the fastest production motorcycles in the world.
It must be said that it uses an electric motor of 200 hp, without any gear change, up to maximum speed.
Obviously, at this crazy pace, the autonomy of the machine melts like butler’s butter on a well-grilled prime rib. We have nothing for nothing.
It is equipped with an Electric motor, 20 kWh battery, 200 hp, 350 km / h € 35.452