Ducati Monster 821
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R
MV Agusta F4RC
Ducati 1299 Panigale S Tricolore
This motorcycle has a 749 cc engine that can produce up to 200 horsepower (150 kW) at 13,200 rpm. It comes with a 17-liter tank and its weight is 166 kg. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.7 sec, while the top speed is 294 km/h. When it was launched in 1985, this bike received great reviews because of its power and durability, although it also had some issues like slight fuel leakage which only needs a minor adjustment.
Honda RC213V-S is a street-legal version of the MotoGP bike. It has a V4 engine with 999 cc displacement and can produce up to 235 horsepower (175 kW) at 12,000 rpm. RC213V-S also comes with Öhlins suspension, Brembo brakes, and Marchesini wheels. This bike is equipped with an Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) which gathers data from 6 axes (3 gyroscopes and 3 accelerometers), allowing Honda to develop the traction control, wheelie control, slide control and launch control systems.
Ducati Monster 821:
Ducati Monster 821 was designed by Miguel Galluzzi. It has an 821 cc engine that can produce up to 113 horsepower (83 kW) at 9,250 rpm and 72 Nm of torque at 7,750 rpm. It also comes with front and rears Brembo brakes with ABS as standard equipment.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R:
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R is powered by a four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, inline-four engine that displaces 599 ccs. The maximum power it can produce is about 146 hp (108 kW) @ 13000 rpm and the maximum torque is 63 lb·ft (86 N·m) @ 11000 rpm. This motorcycle can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 2.5 sec, with a maximum speed of over 300 km/h.
Yamaha YZF-R1M was launched to commemorate the entry of Yamaha into MotoGP racing. It has a 998 cc four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four-valves per cylinder, inline-four engine that can produce up to 200 horsepower (150 kW) at 13500 rpm and 86 Nm @ 11500 rpm. This bike can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 2.6 seconds with a top speed of 295 km/h.
MV Agusta F4RC:
MV Agusta F4 RC is a limited edition bike that was created to commemorate MV Agusta’s return in World Superbike Racing. It is powered by a four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, an inline-four engine that can produce up to 215 horsepower (160 kW) @ 14100 rpm and 80 Nm of torque at 10800 rpm.
Ducati 1299 Panigale S Tricolore:
This motorcycle has a 1,285 cc V4 engine with an 8-valve desmodromic variable timing system. The maximum power it can produce is 210 hp (157 kW) at 10700 rpm and the maximum torque is 143 N·m (105 lbf·ft) @ 9750 rpm. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 2.2 sec with a top speed of over 300 km/h.
In short, we discussed the most popular sports motorcycles available in the market today based on their specs, features, and price range. Some motorbikes are already retired but were included in this list because they are still considered as one of the best even until now, mainly due to their impressive design and performance which makes it stand out among its competitors. The most important aspect here is that all these motorcycles have been tested by experts and thus scored high points for safety, efficiency, and convenience.