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.

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