As the team at RRHQ bring 2016 to a close, we decided to pull together our top ten motorcycles of the year.
Best Superbike: Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R
Starting price: £13,649
Revamped for 2016, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R features modifications to the engine, suspension, brakes and exhaust.
Best Adventure Bike: Honda Africa Twin
Starting price: £10,499
Whether you’re tackling mountain, desert, rock or sand, the Africa Twin is our pick for the Adventure Bike Rider.
Best Standard Bike: Triumph Bonneville Street Twin
Starting price: £7,300
A contemporary take on the original Bonneville, the Street Twin has a sharp, refined stripped back styling allowing for minimal bodywork and clean lines; giving the bike a youthful overall look.
Best Enduro Bike: KTM 690 Enduro R
Starting price: £7,899
The KTM 690 Enduro R – unbeatable all-round ability and outstanding offroad qualities.
Best Cruiser: Harley Davidson Low Rider® S
Starting at: £15,795
With minimalist style, yet maximum impact the Low Rider® had to make it into our top ten!
Best 125cc Bike: Honda CBF125
Starting price: £2,699
Popular with new riders, the CBF125 has everything a new biker needs and more.
Best Dual-Sport Bike: Suzuki DR650S
Starting Price: £5,300
Designed to conquer less than ideal weather and terrain conditions, the performance of this bike won’t let you down.
Best Middleweight Streetbike: Yamaha XSR900
Starting Price: £7,849
A superlight weight aluminium frame wrapped in a retro design, this bike allows for riding experience like no other.
Best Lightweight Streetbike: Honda CB500
Starting Price: £5,099
Naked styling, tight handling and unrestricted power, this bike really gets the blood pumping.
Best Touring Bike: Triumph Tiger Explorer
Starting Price: £11,800
Designed for the transcontinental adventurer, the Triumph Tiger Explorer can accommodate both everyday commuting and that once-in-a-lifetime adventure.