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  • SUZUKI GSF600 BANDIT (1996-2005)

    New price: N/A
    Used price: £1,900
    • 600cc
    • 78 bhp
    • 44 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    So successful it spawned a whole class – budget middleweight roadsters

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
    (from 40 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
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  • TRIUMPH TIGER 900 GT PRO (2020-on)

    New price: £12,800
    • 888cc
    • 93.9 bhp
    • 55.4 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Despite sharing no components with the outgoing 800, it still feels like a mid-range Tiger, just a better mid-range Tiger

    MCN rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    Owners' rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    (from 1 review)
    Reliability rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
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  • HONDA CB650R (2019-on)

    New price: £6,999
    Used price: £6,000 - £6,800
    • 649cc
    • 92 bhp
    • 47 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    With more power, less weight and a touch of class, the CB650R is the best naked Honda middleweight yet

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    (from 1 review)
    Reliability rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
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  • DUCATI MONSTER 797 (2017-on)

    New price: £7,995
    Used price: £6,500 - £8,000
    • 803cc
    • 74 bhp
    • 53 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Air-cooling returns to Ducati’s Monster range in the shape of the Monster 797

    MCN rating
    3 out of 5 (3/5)
    Owners' rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    (from 5 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    4.8 out of 5 (4.8/5)
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  • KAWASAKI NINJA 650 (2020-on)

    New price: £6,899
    Used price: £6,400 - £6,900
    • 649cc
    • 67 bhp
    • 52.1 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Don’t be fooled by the sportsbike looks; it’s a Ninja by name only

    MCN rating
    3 out of 5 (3/5)
    Owners' rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    (from 1 review)
    Reliability rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
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  • HONDA CROSSRUNNER 800 (2015-on)

    New price: £9,999
    Used price: £5,700 - £10,000
    • 782cc
    • 98 bhp
    • 44 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Classy, capable and cheap, it’s the underrated bargain of the adventure sports world

    MCN rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    Owners' rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    (from 2 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
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  • HONDA CB500 (1994-2003)

    New price: N/A
    • 499cc
    • 57 bhp
    • 50 mpg
    • Low seat height

    Huge fun because it's so confidence-inspiring

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
    (from 31 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
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  • HONDA CRF450L (2019-on)

    New price: £9,469
    Used price: £7,700 - £9,500
    • 449cc
    • 24.6 bhp
    • Tall seat height

    A bit pricey, but an all-round, capable bike

    MCN rating
    3 out of 5 (3/5)
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  • SUZUKI SV650 (2016-on)

    New price: £5,599
    Used price: £3,700 - £5,300
    • 645cc
    • 75 bhp
    • 49 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Suzuki go back to what the SV did best

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    (from 2 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
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  • YAMAHA FZS600 FAZER (1998-2004)

    New price: N/A
    Used price: £2,000 - £2,800
    • 599cc
    • 95 bhp
    • 55 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    In many ways the older Fazer is better than the new model

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4.6 out of 5 (4.6/5)
    (from 55 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
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  • YAMAHA AEROX YQ50 (1998-on)

    New price: £2,199
    Used price: £1,900
    • 49cc
    • 2.6 bhp
    • 73 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Funky race replica two-stroke scooter

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    (from 1 review)
    Reliability rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
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  • KTM RC390 (2014-on)

    New price: £4,999
    Used price: £2,800 - £4,500
    • 373cc
    • 44 bhp
    • 82 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    After all these years the KTM RC390 is still the sharpest A2 licence weapon out there

    MCN rating
    3 out of 5 (3/5)
    Owners' rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    (from 1 review)
    Reliability rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
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  • YAMAHA SR400 (2014-2018)

    New price: N/A
    Used price: £3,000
    • 399cc
    • 23 bhp
    • 60 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Fun little single but needs another 10bhp

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    (from 3 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
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  • APRILIA RS50 (2006-2012)

    New price: N/A
    • 49cc
    • 8.4 bhp
    • 60 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    The RS50 was - and remains - the sports 50 you really want

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    (from 1 review)
    Reliability rating
    3 out of 5 (3/5)
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  • TRIUMPH THUNDERBIRD 900 (1993-2003)

    New price: N/A
    Used price: £4,000 - £6,300
    • 885cc
    • 70 bhp
    • 44 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Surprisingly cool, versatile and fun retro – indeed one of the first

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4.1 out of 5 (4.1/5)
    (from 22 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    3.9 out of 5 (3.9/5)
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  • HONDA CB500X (2019-on)

    New price: £6,069
    Used price: £4,600 - £6,100
    • 471cc
    • 47 bhp
    • Medium seat height

    A host of seemingly small engine and chassis upgrades, actually add up to a lot

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    (from 3 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
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  • DUCATI 899 PANIGALE (2013-on)

    New price: £12,795
    Used price: £9,000 - £10,000
    • 898cc
    • 148 bhp
    • 40 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    The 899 Panigale makes you dizzy with excitement, not sick with superbike fear

    MCN rating
    5 out of 5 (5/5)
    Owners' rating
    4.6 out of 5 (4.6/5)
    (from 7 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    4.6 out of 5 (4.6/5)
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  • KAWASAKI Z750 (2007-2012)

    New price: N/A
    Used price: £2,500 - £4,300
    • 748cc
    • 104.5 bhp
    • 46 mpg
    • Medium seat height

    Hits the right spot for lovers of style and a zinging engine

    MCN rating
    4 out of 5 (4/5)
    Owners' rating
    4.7 out of 5 (4.7/5)
    (from 22 reviews)
    Reliability rating
    4.6 out of 5 (4.6/5)
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