🏍️ The Wild One bike will cost you £621,726 (but the Kill Bill Kawasaki is just £7,422!)

How much would you guess that the motorcycles from The Wild One, The Great Escape and Top Gun would cost today? £20,000? £40,000? Maybe even £100,000? 

 

 

Calculated using Easy Rider and Terminator 2’s sold prices as their base, Vertu Motorcycles have discovered how much 10 of the world’s most iconic movie motorbikes would fetch at auction:

 

More than £100,000 predicted at auction

 

1.     The Wild One – £621,726 (1950 6T Triumph Thunderbird)

2.     The Great Escape – £394,750 (Triumph TR6 Trophy Bird)

3.     Matrix Reloaded – £336,825 (Ducati 996)

4.     Mad Max – £179,218 (1977 Kawasaki KZ1000)

5.     Rambo: First Blood – £101,270 (Yamaha XT250)

 

Less than £100,000 predicted at auction

 

6.     Pulp Fiction – £80,748 (1986 Harley-Davidson FXR Super Glide)

7.     Tomorrow Never Dies – £74,362 (1997 BMW R1200 C Cruiser)

8.     Top Gun – £61,647 (Kawasaki GPZ900 R)

9.     Mission Impossible 2 – £43,427 (Triumph Speed Triple 955i)

10.   Kill Bill Vol. 1 – £7,422 (Kawasaki ZZR 250)

 


 But we know these are big money pipedream prices. So, we have worked out the current cost of buying a replica movie motorcycle model. 

 

(Some are much cheaper than you’d expect – in fact one in their list costs as little as £595!)

 

Iconic movie motorcycle replica cost in today’s market

 

1.     Matrix Reloaded – £27,000 (Ducati 996)

2.     The Wild One – £13,450 (1950 6T Triumph Thunderbird)

3.     The Great Escape – £10,000 (Triumph TR6 Trophy Bird)

4.     Mad Max – £6,250 (1977 Kawasaki KZ1000)

5.     Tomorrow Never Dies – £4,500 (1997 BMW R1200 C Cruiser)

6.     Pulp Fiction – £4,353 (1986 Harley-Davidson FXR Super Glide)

7.     Rambo: First Blood – £3,800 (Yamaha XT250)

8.     Mission Impossible 2 – £2,995 (Triumph Speed Triple 955i)

9.     Top Gun – £2,574 (Kawasaki GPZ900 R)

10.   Kill Bill Vol. 1 -£595 (Kawasaki ZZR 250)

 


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