Top ten adventure bikes

Published: 10 June 2010

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 greatest adventure machines.      

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Here are the machines that topped your list of round-the-world bikes:          

BMW R1150GS

10 - BMW R1150GS (99-05)
£3049-£5335
Overall rating: 85%
Info: 130mph + 1130cc + 85bhp + 75ftlb + Insurance group 13

  • Read the BMW 1150GS review
  • Find a BMW 1150GS for sale
  • Get a GS motorcycle insurance quote

 

Triumph Tiger 1050

9 - Triumph Tiger 1050 (06-on)
£3495-£6800
Overall rating: 87%
Info: 133mph + 1050cc + 115bhp + 74ftlb + Insurance group 14

  • Read the Triumph Tiger 1050 review
  • Find a Tiger 1050 for sale
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BMW F800GS

8 - BMW F800GS (08-on)
£5995-£6855
Overall rating: 87%
Info: 130mph + 798cc + 85bhp + 83ftlb + Insurance group 12

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  • Find a BMW F800GS for sale
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BMW R1200GS

7 - BMW R1200GS (04-on)
£3049-£9305
Overall rating: 87%
Info: 136mph + 1170cc + 100bhp + 85ftlb + Insurance group 13

  • Read the BMW R1200GS review
  • Find a BMW R1200GS for sale
  • Get an R1200GS motorbike insurance quote


 

BMW R1200GS Adventure

6 - BMW R1200GS Adventure (06-on)
£5325-£10,745
Overall rating: 89%
Info: 130mph + 1170cc + 110bhp + 88ftlb + Insurance group 14

  • Read the BMW R1200GS Adventure review
  • Find a GS Adventure for sale
  • Get a GS Adventure motorbike insurance quote


 

Yamaha Tenere

5 - Yamaha XT660Z Tenere (08-on)
£3800-£5200
Overall rating: 89%
Info: 120mph + 660cc + 46bhp + 43ftlb + Insurance group 10

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Honda Transalp

4 - Honda XL700V Transalp (07-on)
£4500-£5399
Overall rating: 89%
Info: 130mph + 680cc + 53bhp + 44ftlb + Insurance group 11

  • Read the Honda Transalp review
  • Find a Honda Transalp for sale
  • Get a Transalp motorbike insurance quote


 

KTM 990 Adventure

3 - KTM 990 Adventure (06-on)
£4600-£9999
Overall rating: 89%
Info: 130mph + 999cc + 106bhp + 74ftlb + Insurance group 13

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  • Find a KTM 990 Adventure for sale
  • Get a KTM 990 motorbike insurance quote


 

Honda Africa Twin

2 - Honda XRV750 Africa Twin (89-03)
£650-£2999
Overall rating: 91%
Info: 110mph + 742cc + 95bhp + 46ftlb + Insurance group 12

  • Read the Honda Africa Twin review
  • Find a Honda Africa Twin for sale
  • Get an Africa Twin motorbike insurance quote


 

Ducati Multistrada 1100

1 - Ducati Multistrada 1100 (07-09)
£3895-£8499
Overall rating: 94%
Info: 144mph + 1100cc + 95bhp + 68ftlb + Insurance group 15

  • Read the Ducati Multistrada review
  • Find a Ducati Multistrada for sale
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