Motorcycle Prices

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Motorcycle Prices may vary from one country to another. This is because of the applicable local taxes, transport cost and handling charges. In Sri Lanka motorcycle prices may vary according to the production country,brand, Engine capacity, exchange rate, extra accessories, Government Import Tax and with the Dealer's profit margin. In this year 2020 Motorbikes that are produced or asssembled in India will bring more safety features to the rider and to meet BS-IV emission Standards. So Sri Lanka and some other countries will benefit from these features as Indian motorcycles leads the market share. Few motorbikes and scooters are imported from Japan as their prices are little costly. To meet this standard nearly all the two wheelers are provided with Fuel Injection System (FI). Also they instructed to have AHO (Always Head Light On), Saree Guard, CBS or ABS Braking system on all newly produced motorcycles and scooters over 125cc. When the new motobikes and scooters meet these demands, their prices will go up automatically while they are good for the safety of the rider and the environment. Fuel Injection and ABS are good features but they require specially trained technicians to repair or maintain them. In the market Japanese two wheelers are manufatured to meeet the EU and American regulations.So buying one of them is a good idea even if they are expensive. to meet BS-IV emission Standards. Motorbikes that Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki and Kawasaki with 2500 cc or under and that are manufactured and exported from Japan are expensive due to their superior quality and manufacturing standards. Mean while Motorcycles manufactured or asssembled in India are cheaper due to less labour cost and less shippimg charges to Sri Lanka Japan's Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki and Kawasaki have their own production lines in India..Most of the models that are avilable in Srilanka are being exported from India. Indian motorcycle manufacturers like Bajaj, TVS, Hero, Royal Enfield and Mahendra are competing with the Japanease motorcycles in the International market with their small and medium size motorcycles. KTM, Aprilia, Vespa and other European models too available in Sri Lanka as manufactured in Italy, Austria or asssembled in India. Honda is the current leader in the worldwide two wheeler manufacturing.

Looking for to buy a Motorcycle?

Decide around what price range you are ready to buy your motorcycle? Whether it should be a brand new motorcycle or used one. Countries like Sri Lanka and Bangladesh have cc limitation for commuter motorcycles. (Motorbikes with more than 250cc are not allowed on the roads). Whether it is a Two stroke, Four Stroke or battery powered Model? In the early years Two stroke models did provided more pick-up power than same size Four Stroke Engines. Is it a trail model or Street model? Race track motorbikes have fewer accessories than the street models but they are meant for racing tracks only and used to come with latest electronic assistance for the rider. The main selection lays on Carburetor or FI model, Disc brakes with or without ABS or drum brakes and tube or tubeless tyre. If you want to select disc brakes, then it can be both the rear and front to be with them, on only front one only or to select with ABS. Front wheel can be fitted with dual disc and can have ABS too. Also ABS can be as single channel or dual channel. In the scooters most of them come with combined braking system (CBS) where one lever can operate both the front and rear brakes. 2020 scooters are coming with front disc brake and CBS for combined wheeel braking facility.

2020 Motorcycles and Scooters are coming with many new features. They include LED Head Lights, CBS, wider rear tyre, Bluetooth connection with your Smartphone to get all of your two wheeeler's information along with turn by turn rider assistance, metalic colors, side stand safety switch,Fuel fce eide by wire and silent start are some of them. While scooters are coming with long seats, larger cargo space and more leg space.

Riders are requested to wear helmet (Required by law) protective clothing, and gloves when ready to ride a motorcycle or scooter. Some models may not be available due to exceeding orders, discontinued production and shipping methods in your country. Now helmets are too made compulsory for the motorbike and Scooter riders along with pillion passenger in many countries including India and Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka fully covered helmets are not allowed for street riders. Only two people are alowed to go on a motorcycle or dcooter and more people means that the rider will be prosecuted under the country law.

Motorcycle prices may vary according to the following accessories.

  • Shaft driven machine is more expensive than the chain drive and the belt driven.
  • Spoke wheels with wide tyre is little expensive.
  • Air-cooled engines are cheaper than the liquid cooled Engine models.
  • According to Brake Type the prices may increase. Check the following.
  • Both front and rear wheels are fitted with drum brakes. (Cheaper)
  • Front disk and rear Drum brake.
  • Both front and rear are fitted with disk brakes.
  • Front and Rear, Disk brakes where one is with ABS or dual channel ABS (Rear and Front Disk with ABS)
  • Up Side Down Forks - USD gives more stability but are little expensive.
  • Front and Rear brakes with Disk brakes and both of them are fitted with ABS.
  • Tubeless Tyre, wider tyre and Radial tyre are little more expensive than the tyre and tube.
  • Carburetor model or Fuel Injection model. Fuel injection (FI) model is little expensive.
  • Latest high powered motorcycles are now fitted with 10 - 16 sensors.
  • Matte colors and original racing model colors are expensive.
  • Large motorcycles may have Kick start, if provided with compression release lever.
  • Medium sized motorcycles have the option to select Kick start, Electric start or both of them.
  • Larger motorcycles will be available with electric start only (Self-start). to meeet the local and State
  • On the latest motorcycles you have the option of selecting the drive, with chain drive or shaft drive.
  • Wheels, there are spoke and Rim to select from.
  • On the motorcycle's Battery, normal acid battery or maintenance free battery is available in the market
  • Motorcycle Shock absorbers available as twin spring and gas filled ones. Rear Monoshock model is little expensive.
  • Front upside down (UPS) forks are little expensive but they are good for stability.
  • On the brake side there is drum brake, disc brake and with ABS brakes with single channel or as twin channel are available.
  • Starting method: Electric/ Kick start. Kick only cheaper than electric start.
  • Large capacity motorbikes have Electric Start (Self-start) only and they have reverse running facility to assist easy parking.

Motorcycle Prices in the USA. (Suggested).

Motorcycle prices in USA may vary according to the distance of the cities from the Dealer's Office. This is just like motorcycle prices in India.
Motorbike made for America, Canada, EU, South Africa and Australia are manufactured to meeet the local and State rules and regulations and are expensive due to these.
Japan, USA, Italy, Germany, Austria, UK and India are the major motorcycle manufactures in the world.

Aprilia RSV4 More
US$ 25,500
Indian Scout Sixty
Indian FTR 1200 More
US$ 12,999
Indian FTR 1200 Motorbike
Yamaha Yamaha SR400
US$ 5,990
Yamaha SR400
KTM Duke 390 More
US$ 4,990
KTM Duke 390 LKR 1,425,000/-
Honda CB1000R More
US$ 12,990
Honda CB1000R
Suzuki SV 650 More
US$ 8,500
Suzuki SV 650
Honda CBR 300R More
US$ 4,700
Honda CBR 300R
Harley Davidson FXDR 114
US$ 21,349
Harley Davidson Softail Slim
Ducati Scrambler Sixty2
US$ 7,995
Ducati Scrambler Sixty2
Triumph Bonneville Street Twin
US$ 9,700
Triumph Bonneville Street Twin
US$ 5,700
BMW G 310 R
Ducati 959 Panigale More
US$ 15,395 +
Ducati 959 Panigale Corse
Kawazaki Z900RS
US$ 10,199 +
Kawazaki Z800

Yamaha Star Venture

US$ 24,999 +
Yamaha Venture
Ducati Multistrada 950 More
US$ 14,395 +
Ducati 950

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