Even though Cruiser motorcycles originated in America many years ago, they have made their way into the hearts of bike riders all over the world and are currently among the bestselling models.
With strong low-speed torque, comfortable riding position and often affordable prices these two-wheelers are perfect for urban riding as well as rolling highways. In this episode we will be reviewing the best models from this class that are on sale today.
To cater to riders with various skill level and financial muscles we added bikes suitable for beginners, as well as top notch power cruisers, which won’t be merciful to your bank account.
Motorcycles featured in this video:
Yamaha V-MAX: yamahamotorsports.com/sport-heritage/models/vmax
The legendary status was obtained by Yamaha Vmax model mostly due to the outstanding performance. Before its release there were simply no muscle cruisers with the same dynamic characteristics, and frankly speaking there aren’t many today.
Indian Chief Dark Horse: indianmotorcycle.com/en-us/chief-dark-horse
The name of this motorcycles Indian Chief, says it all, it aspires to be the leader of the cruisers kind and of man, it indeed has all of the right chops to become one. At its core is a legendary is an award-winning Thunder Stroke 111 V-Twin engine inspired by the Power Plus motor of the 1940s.
Triumph Bonneville Bobber: triumphmotorcycles.co.uk/motorcycles/classics/bonneville/2018/bobber
The British brand Triumph is on a serious roll, with their latest Bonneville bobbers selling well across the globe. The mean looking naked–design and the single-seat style give the toughest impression when Bobber hits the road.
Kawasaki Vulcan S: kawasaki.com/products/2018-Vulcan-S-ABS
Kawasaki Vulcan S is the lightest Kawasaki cruiser with a top speed of 106 mph. It has adjustable handlebars and foot-pegs to fit any driver.
Honda Rebel 500: powersports.honda.com/2017/rebel-500.aspx
The Honda Rebel was redesigned just recently in 2017, receiving a modern look, technology updates and a brand new engine. It comes in two modifications, a 300 version and a 500 with the major difference being the powertrain.
Ducati Xdiavel: ducati.com/gb/en/bikes/xdiavel/xdiavel
DUCATI XDIAVEL is an unconventional cruiser with sporty design and cornering capability.
Harley Davidson Street Bob: harley-davidson.com/us/en/motorcycles/2018/softail/street-bob.html
Though motorcycle enthusiasts often complain that any bike that has an HD badge on it will inadvertently be overpriced, the recently introduced Street Bob that comes to replace the Dyna lineup definitely bumps up riders’ interest in Harley-made cruisers.
Yamaha Bolt: yamahamotorsports.com/cruiser/models/bolt
Yamaha Bolt is a beautifully built cruiser with a classic “bobber” style that is ideally for novices and experienced riders.
Harley Davidson Iron 883: harley-davidson.com/us/en/motorcycles/2018/sportster/iron-883.html
Harley Davidson Iron 883 is one of the most beloved cruisers. It delivers 53.8 lb-ft of torque and has a 28-degree max tilt angle.
Triumph Rocket III Roadster: triumphmotorcycles.com/bikes/cruisers/rocket/2018/rocket-iii-roadster-abs
With the world’s biggest production motorcycle engine, the latest Rocket III Roadster builds on the huge performance of the original Rocket III but now with even more torque. The capacity of this motorcycle is 2.3 Liters on par with pretty big cars.
Indian Scout: indianmotorcycle.com/en-us/scout
Indian Scout is a modern cruiser inspired by inspired by the original motorcycles produced by the company in 1920s.