Superbikes preferred by celebrities across the world
Often called a man’s alter-ego, bikes have always had a special connection with some people. Biking can make one feel alive, and at the same time usher true adventure and thrill into a person’s heart. Superbikes, definitely bring in a sense of freedom. Bikes are revered for their looks, their thrills, their easy manoeuvring through dense traffic and that is what makes them one of the most amazing vehicles one could own. It gives a choice when one does not wish to drive in a packed car, amidst the honking of the horns, and roadside disturbances of everyday life.
Celebrities have a restricted life in the sense that they are confined in their personal lives to avoid the public eye. But they too need to feel the thrill and sense the freedom just like every one of us. Even they love to zip through the streets or cruise along some fabulous roads to unwind and relax. They have the money and power to get the best of the best and their bikes are true pieces of art. Let us bring to you a list of some highly enthusiastic bike riders who are well known celebrities from around the world.
List of Superbikes preferred by celebrities across the world
1. Tom Cruise and his love for Superbikes like Ducati Desmosedici
He owns a Ducati Desmosedici rr which is a 989cc bike. It has a full carbon fibre bodywork and a top speed of 190 mph. Tom Cruise’s love for bikes is well known as he owns a collection of other superbikes too. However, there is one that makes for a special one. On his 51st birthday, the star was seen zipping off in his $100,000 worth Vyrus 987 C3 4V motorcycle. This Italian super powerful bike is a superior to most other motorcycles and is an absolute classic.
2. Brad Pitt and his beast Ducati Monster
Though a latest version of the bike has been launched, this Ducati Monster s4r is one of Brad Pitt’s favourite bikes. Though he too is a bike enthusiast and owns a huge collection that includes some of the most exclusive bikes in the world. However, he has one that is cited as mother of all other Ducati Monster bikes. This Oscar winning star owns a rare Ducati Superleggera and is rumoured to have an approx $300,000 worth of motorcycle collection. Well, that is some true bike-love that only an actor of his stature can afford.
3. Ryan Reynolds’s Ducati Paul Smart 1000
Do not go on his charming next door guy looks, because he is a tough guy too in real life, at least going by his choice in bikes. He rides around in his super bike Ducati Paul Smart 1000. Though the bike is retro styles and has a naked appeal, it sure is an eye catcher when out on the streets. This bike is in the Sports Classic category. It is considered a hulk among all bikes with a 992cc engine and was named so to commemorate Paul Smart, the winner of the 200km Imola race in 1972.
4. Adam Levine and his Harley Davidson
Harley Davidson is his favourite and he never forgets to show his love for them in public. He loves to ride around his FLSTF Fat Boy from Harley Davidson. In an interview he revealed that he is not a speed-demon and loves to ride a bike that has no noise but possesses raw, metallic looks. His custom made Fat Boy superbike is an inspiration from the Terminator 2 movie.
5. Usher’s Ducati Monster
Ducati Monster 1100 EVO is one beast of a bike when it comes out on the streets. This bike is simply the hulk of many motorcycles and is a favourite of the famous singer turned actor Usher. His love for bikes is well known as he owns a collection of them. Smooth, light weight and fun, these words describe this bike best. The price tag of £9000 is worth it as it comes with so many features like the the Marzocchi fully-adjustable inverted front forks, Brembo brakes, a single-sided swing-arm with powerful air-cooled 100bhp V-twin along with traction control, the adjustable Sachs rear shock, and ABS with the Ducati logo on the side within this budget is absolutely impressive.
6. Salman Khan and his love for classy bikes
The Bollywood star celeb has a fan following of millions and is considered the ‘bhai’ of the Hindi Film Industry. Salman Khan is one proud owner of the prominent, amazing Suzuki Hayabusa GSX1300R. Seen zipping around the Bandra region in Mumbai, the celeb is a total bike enthusiast when it comes to biking. He also owns some classic pieces of cruiser and sports bikes.
7. John Abraham and his Yamaha(s)
This Bollywood celebrity has sure created his image as being one of the most ardent bike riders. Seen driving Hayabusa and other major superbikes in movies, the celeb has been endorsing Yamaha R1 that has a great engine technology and much more with a high speed of 168 mph. He apparently also owns the V-Max 1700 Chrome Black that looks jaw dropping.
8. Shahid Kapoor’s MT 01
The charming guy from the Bollywood industry is a proud owner of the Yamaha MT 01. This unusual bike is a cruiser and has an amazing displacement of 1670cc. With a top speed of 131 mph, this heavy chrome bike has a top quality suspension with other amazing features. It is also very expensive and definitely not for everyone.
9. Taylor Lautner’s Aprillia Shiver 750
His Aprillia Shiver 750 is definitely the talk of the town for some time now. The bike that he rides in real life was seen in the recently released movie he had a part in. The movie’s name is Abduction and is in news for this amazing piece of art. This hot teen star is sure winning more fans with his love for superbikes. This bike as a very attractive design and offers a very comfortable ride along with high levels of durability.
10. George Clooney and his Harley love
He has been widely seen strolling around the city with his Harley Davidson. Just like Brad Pitt, George Clooney is also very famous for his crazy love for bikes and has a plethora of some classic pieces in his collection. He loves to drive off with his two best friends in and around Italy or Switzerland and has even been seen riding off on his bike to beaches at home in U.S.