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5 powerful motorcycles to get you all geared up

Get revved up, whatever your starting price.

LOOKING FOR A bike that offers plenty of power and speed and is sure to impress?

Well, we’ve done some of the work for you and have hand-picked five high-performance motorbikes for a variety of budgets. These bikes dazzle with their performance and ability on the road and offer plenty of fun on two-wheels.

Under €22k

2016 Ducati 1299 Panigale, €21,999

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The Ducati 1299 Panigale S blends supreme performance and gorgeous styling to create one of the most desirable superbikes on sale today. Above the standard model, this gets upgraded suspension and Ducati Corse graphics.

Under €22k

2017, Yamaha FJR 1300 AE, €21,998

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The Yamaha FJR 1300′s design may be getting on in years but this brand new example remains one of the most capable touring motorcycles around. Its powerful and smooth engine eats up the miles, with features like cruise control making the journey even easier.

Under €20K

2016 Harley Davidson Electra Glide Police Edition, €19,950

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Wanna feel like you’re in your own episode of Chips? Look no further than this Police Edition Harley-Davidson. The Electra Glide is one of Harley’s most comfortable touring bikes, and although this bike doesn’t have one, it could be equipped with a top case.

Under €19k

2017 Yamaha XT1200ZE Super Ténéré, €18,300

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The Super Tenere is one of Yamaha’s top adventure bikes. Its 1200cc engine has plenty of torque and the upright riding position enables long distance riding without impacting on comfort. Off the motorway it rides well off-road and handles great in the twisties.

Under €16k

2017 Aprilia Caponord Rally, €15,495

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Looking for an adventure bike with a difference? This Aprilia Caponord Rally has sports bike elements like radial brakes and USD forks yet is rugged enough to tackle trail riding thanks to its cross-spoke wheels and added engine protection.

About the author:

Melanie May  / https://www.melaniemay.com

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