Top ten 125cc motorcycles

By MCN -

First rides & tests

 23 August 2010 13:02

More than 12,000 MCN readers have responded to our Biking Britain survey this year, and your combined scores on the bikes you own and love (or hate) have allowed us to put together this definitive list of your top 10 125cc motorcycles.        

Here are the machines that topped your list of 125s:               

Suzuki VanVan

10 - Suzuki RV125 Van Van (03-on)
£460-£2695
Overall rating: 80%
Info: 60mph + 124cc + 12bhp + 7ftlb + Insurance group 5

 

Honda CBR125R

9 - Honda CBR125R (04-on)
£795-£2995
Overall rating: 81%
Info: 70mph + 125cc + 13bhp + 7ftlb + Insurance group 6

 

Yamaha YBR125

8 - Yamaha YBR125 (05-on)
£999-£1999
Overall rating: 81%
Info: 70mph + 124cc + 10bhp + 7ftlb + Insurance group 4

 

Honda 125 Varadero

7 - Honda XL125V Varadero (01-on)
£815-£3299
Overall rating: 82%
Info: 72mph + 125cc + 15bhp + 8ftlb + Insurance group 6

 

Aprilia RS125

6 - Aprilia RS125 (95-on)
£590-£3799
Overall rating: 84%
Info: 93mph + 125cc + 15bhp + 14ftlb + Insurance group 12

 

Suzuki GN125

5 - Suzuki GN125 (94-01)
£250-£1050
Overall rating: 84%
Info: 70mph + 124cc + 12bhp + 7ftlb + Insurance group 4

 

Honda CG125

4 - Honda CG125 (75-on)
£140-£1999
Overall rating: 84%
Info: 65mph + 124cc + 11bhp + 7ftlb + Insurance group 3

 

Honda CBF125

3 - Honda CBF125 (09-on)
£2200-£2850
Overall rating: 86%
Info: 70mph + 125cc + 11bhp + 8ftlb + Insurance group 6

 

Honda VT125

2 - Honda VT125 Shadow (99-on)
£595-£3299
Overall rating: 87%
Info: 70mph + 125cc + 15bhp + 8ftlb + Insurance group 4

 

Yamaha YZF-R125

1 - Yamaha YZF-R125 (2008-on)
£1999-£2999
Overall rating: 88%
Info: 75mph + 124cc + 15bhp + 9ftlb + Insurance group 6

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