LikeBike returns with an impressive range of bikes for the super rich, varying from road to urban, lifestyle and even electric ones. Here are five most luxurious bikes money can buy, all present at LikeBike, Monte Carlo this June.
Model: 18k Gold
Price: €22,500 / £18,000
Special Features: Handmade to aerospace-quality, in high-modulus carbon fibre, 18-carat gold and Zimbabwean crocodile skin, this slick and streamline road warrior was designed by Karim Kalaf and Enrico Sarto. Built in Italy, only 25 have been made, each individually tailored and custom-built to suit its rider’s exact dimensions and ensure the perfect fit.
Price: €17,000 / £13,260
Special Features: This is the next generation of carbon fiber superstructures, and is the stepping stone to a supreme level of engineered bikes. It features a highly-technical carbon strand woven rid structure frame, which uses an aerospace high performance multi fiber strand. The super fibers are woven to create a stronger overall structural, better than any other known carbon shape or structure.
Price: €38,000 / £30,000
Special Features: The Hungarian cycling brand Veloboo is one of the most unique cycling brands in the world, with a bamboo frame and 24 carat gold plating on most of the bike. This is one of the world’s priciest bikes with a limited edition of only 30.
Brand: Audi / Lightweight – https://shops.audi.com/en_GB/web/collection/p/audi-sport-racing-bike-3161500030-10http://lightweight.info/en/en/
Model: Audi Sport Racing Bike
Price: €17,500 / £14,000
Special Features: The German company responsible for some of the lightest and most expensive carbon fibre wheels and frames around. To create this beautiful machine, they have collaborated with Audi’s Quattro department – that responsible for the four wheel drive system on some of its cars. Only 50 of these are available world-wide and weigh just above the 5kg mark.
Price: €22,500 / £17,900
Special Features: This might be the most ambitious e-bike ever built. Being built with a military use in mind, it blurs the lines between ebike and electric motorcycle, built for road and trails and almost everything in between. Automatic gear shifting, integrated computer with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS, 45mph / 72kmh top speed, 62 miles range and top of the line design. The Trefecta DRT is the eBike of the future.