Ever since man invented wheels, the speed has been increased unmatched. Today we have the fast and furious automobiles in the world in which the bikes stand out completely. Boys are crazy about these two wheelers and here is the list of top 10 fastest bikes in the world. Enjoy the ride.
Top 10 Fastest Bikes in the World
10. Suzuki GSX-R750
The Suzuki GSX-R750 was first launched in 1985 and started the trend of sports bikes. It has a 750cc four cylinder motor which develops a 148 bhp of power.
The 148 bhp power helps the light weight chassis to reach the top speed of 286 km/h which is very very fast. The biker can ride at a speed of 168 miles per hour due its engine. This bike is still very popular.
9. Ducati 1098S
Italian motorcycle company Ducati made Ducati 1098S from 2007 to 2009. Since its launch it has created fire on the roads as well as on the race tracks. This bike comes in three versions the 1098, 1098S and 11098R. It has a non-integrated exhaust system and horizontally placed headlights.
Ducati 1098S is an ideal bike for daily use and for race tracks also. It has a 160 Bhp motor which boasts a speed of 275 km/h. This bike has acclaimed for having the highest torque to weight ratio.
8. Honda CBR1000 RR
This position is bagged by Honda CBR1000 RR which is also known as the Fire-Blade. On September 28, 2007 in Paris International Motorcycle Show the all new CBR1000RR was introduced. It was powered by a 999cc (61.0 cu in) inline-4 engine with a redline 0f 13,000 rmp.
The engine has a titanium valves and enlarged bore with corresponding reduced bore. The company claimed that the output would be at least 178 hp (133 kW) at 12,000 rpm.
7. MV Agusta F4 R312
The 7th position in the list is bagged by MV Agusta F4 R312. This bike was made for racing purpose. It has a Euro 3 engine and 185 HP at 18000 rotations.
MV has a 182 Bhp speed at 18000. The top speed of MV is 281 km/h, having all the characteristics of a Moto GP bike.
6. Yamaha YZF-R1
The world famous Yamaha YZF-R1 is on the 6th position. Features of Yamaha YAF-R1 are 998 cc, liquid-cooled, in-line four-cylinder engine with plane crankshaft, 16-valve (titanium valves), DOHC. The top speed is 284 km/h. Yamaha YZF-R1 can cover 0-100 kmp/h in 3 seconds.
During 2002 till 2009, the bike and its engine have gone many modifications. The newest model of Yamaha YZF-R1 is beautiful but in performance the 2001 model is much better.
5. Suzuki GSX-R1000
The Suzuki’s GSX-R1000 is a sports bike from GSX-R series of motorcycles. Launched in the year 2001 is the most beautiful looking bike.
It is powered by 999 cc (61.0 cu in) liquid-cooled inline 4-cylinder, four-stroke engine, 192 hp of power at 12,100 rmp. This Gixxer has the top speed of 285 km/h and ensures it to be on the top five.
4. Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R
The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R was released in 2004. Minor changes were made in 2005. This bike has won the Best Super-bike from Cycle World magazine and has also won the prestigious master bike competition. It has ultra-narrow chassis, radial brakes and low weight.
The features include four-stroke, 1000 cc, liquid-cooling, 12,500 rpm, four valve cylinders and DOHC. Ninja ZX-10R has a top speed of 288 km/h.
3. Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14
On third position is the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14 or ZZR1400 the most powerful sports bike of 2007. Introduced at Tokyo 2005 show and released as a replacement for the ZX-12R for the year 2006 model. The bike can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds.
An agreement was made between Japanese and European motorcycle manufacturers; as a result the top speed of Ninja ZX-14 is electronically limited to 186 mph (299 km/h).
2. Suzuki Hayabusa
The most powerful bike in the world for a long time is the Suzuki Hayabusa or GSX1300R made by Suzuki since 1999. Hayabusa means “peregrine falcon”, a bird symbol for speed. The name was chosen because the bird preys on blackbirds, showing the intention of Hayabusa to replace the Honda CBR1100XX Super Blackbird. Super Blackbird was surpassing by Hayabusa by at least a full 10 miles per hour (16 km/h).
Its top speed is 188 to 194 mile per hour (303 to 312 km/h). The features of the bike are 1350 cc, 16 valve and four-cylinder. It won the acclaim of the world’s most powerful bike. The speed of the current model is electronically limited to 186 mph. This bike is seen as a death machine by many, so the company restricted its performance.
1. BMW S1000RR
The number one position goes to BMW S1000RR. It was introduced in Munich in April 2008. It is a sport bike made by BMW Motorrad in 2009. It was initially made to compete the Superbike World Championship. It has won many awards including Machine of the year.
It has an engine of 999 cc (61.0 cu in) inline-4 redlined at 14,200 rpm. Its weight is 207.7 kg (458 lb), and 133.6 kW (179.2hp) at 13,250 is produced by the bike. S1000RR has an optional electronic traction control, standard, anti-lock braking system. It may not win many fans due to its radical styling. As for now in the world, it is the fastest stock production bike.