Many celebrities, (especially athletes) have contracts prohibiting them from partaking in dangerous activities. Motorcycle riding is at the top of that list. Celebrities like Jay Williams of the Chicago Bulls, and Kellen Winslow Jr. of the Cleveland Browns for example, know first had the danger, and circumstances of riding motorcycles. Both sports stars were injured in motorcycle accidents that cost them to miss many games, and lose a substantial amount of money from their respective leagues, and endorsements. Actors also have similar clauses because of the dangers. If an actor is injured while filming a production, depending on the injury, it could put a stop to filming. However, there are still celebrities who love their collection of motorcycles, mainly singers and models, such as Brian McKnight, Kid Rock, and Tyrese. These professions offer fewer risks involved from injury sustained from accidents. Motorcycles are dangerous, and this kind of excitement tends to be quite appealing to many celebrities.
There are many different kinds of motorcycles, from cruisers, sport bikes, dirt bikes, and the growing industry of choppers. A chopper is a custom made motorcycle, put together from parts. It offers the buyer a complete choice of customization, and the industry for these motorcycles is booming. Also still popular is the classic Harley Davidson. Offering an old school appeal for motorcycle riders, along with the vintage value of the name, "Harley Davidson" Street bikes, or sport bikes are very fast and usually the most dangerous. These are highly tuned speed machines built for racing. They are very popular because they are generally, "cool" looking. Sleek and smooth racing contours along the body aid wind resistance.
1. Ducati 999R
Tyrese films many music videos on his super sport bikes, including the Ferrari of street bikes, the Ducati 999R. These speed machines are of the highest performance and are used by top motorcycle racers worldwide. They're good enough for Tyrese, they should be good enough for you.
2. El Diablo - West Coast Choppers
You know Jesse James. Not the cowboy, the current husband of Sandra Bullock, and owner of West Coast Choppers and starring on the television show, Monster Garage. His collection is becoming popular amongst other celebrities including Kid Rock. Check out his sweet choppers.
3. Suzuki GSX-R750
Kellen Winslow Jr. lost millions thanks to his motorcycle. The NFL star hasn't made as big of an impact on the field as he has on the pavement. The football player wrecked his sport bike, and his knee doing stunts on his beginner bike, a powerful Suzuki GSX-R750.
Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Nomad
Harley-Davidson FLSTSC/FLSTSCI Softail Springer Classic
Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe
Suzuki Boulevard C90
Ural Gear-Up 750 with Sidecar
Honda Valkyrie Rune
BMW R 1200 GS
Suzuki V-Strom 650
Ducati Multistrada 1000 DS