Today’s motorcycle world is crawling with high-powered machines that are sleek, compact, and sturdy. With the advent of the electronic rider aids and titanium trims, the two-wheeled machines have become more capable than ever. We couldn’t wait to take a peek into what 2019 has to offer in the bike world. So after thorough research, we came up with a list of five bikes that you really have to try out in 2019.
- 2019 BMW C 650 Sport
This compact bike sits at the bridge between scooters and the regular motorcycle. BMW outdid themselves to bring about a powerful maxi-scooter with low fuel consumption and luxury features for the adventurous folk. It is difficult to overlook the inline 2-cylinder powerhouse that yields 60horsepower. It also features innovative tech such as a parking brake, which is integrated into the side stand. This futuristic motorcycle comes with suspensions made for better stability and maneuverability and a roomy under-seat space.
- 2019 KTM 790 Duke
The 2019 KTM 790 Duke is a powerful bike with an unmatched power-to-weight ratio. The key features to look out for include a throbbing 799 cc 4-stroke engine cranking out 105hp, a standard steering damper, and an innovative front and back suspension system. The motorcycle comes with a class-leading electronics package whose controllers are ergonomically tucked in the TFT dashboard. The Quickshifter technology on this bike will also allow for optional clutchless shifting. With four rider modes – sport, street, rain, and track, you will be able to adjust your power output, traction and anti-wheelie control to meet your riding needs.
- 2019 Husqvarna FX 450
This bike colonizes the Cross Country race niche. Not only does it look the part with its aggressive designs, but it also acts the part with improved stability features. They include a rigid frame, stiffer clamps, better suspension settings, and new performance exhaust systems. This bike also brings with it an improved mounting and cooling performance. To help reduce fatigue, it comes with lesser seams and a slimmer bodywork. Also, the seats assume an innovative profile for maximum comfort. If you’re a bike dealer looking to sell this monster machine and provide maintenance and repair services, consider getting a motor trade insurance to protect your business.
- 2019 Honda Monkey
Honda monkey has gone through a lot of changes since its inception in the 1960s. Though it packs a host of innovative specs, it has maintained a retro look. It still wears the high-slung chrome steel fender. The drum brakes have been replaced with disk brakes and the tires are knobby for trail adventure. It comes in two color options, Pearl Nebula and Banana Yellow. This 125cc bike is quite compact to fulfill the practicality of urban transport. The single-overhead-cam is unmatched when it comes to performance and reliability.
- 2019 Yamaha YZ250F
This is yet another hard-to-ignore bike that’ll make you appreciate dirt riding. The 2019 version has been reworked from the ground up. It dons a 250cc 4-stroke engine, a rigid frame and a bodywork that complements the motocross riding style. The engine is tuneable with help from the Yamaha tuner app. It also comes with a new cylinder head, camshafts, high-compression pistons, and a larger clutch diameter. You will definitely love its throbbing torque and swanky yet practical suspension.
Now that you have the list, take your pick and hit the showroom this coming season.