Artist Jack Armstrong unveils his "Cosmic Starship" Harley Davidson on October 21, 2010 in Marina Del Rey, California. Priced at USD one million, this is the world's first and only million dollar Harley. Armstrong was a protege of Andy Warhol and his paintings retail for 300K to 2M USD. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS most expensive

World’s most expensive bike for sale

The world’s most expensive motorcycle, the “Cosmic Starship” Harley-DavidsonV-Rod, has returned to the marketplace at $US10 million ($A13m). The bike was painted in 2009 by famous American painter Jack Armstrong with acrylic paint and 37 coats of clear coat. It was unveiled at Bartels’ Harley-Davidson dealership in Marina Del Rey, Los Angeles, in 2010 and …

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Spoon Motorcycle

Motorcycle made out of spoons

We’ve seen motorcycles made out of wood and all sorts of strange things before, but never a motorcycle made out of spoons. This one is made by artist Jim Rice and is up for sale for US$3499.99. Every part of the motorcycle is made out of spoon. The bike is just 68cm long and weighs …

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Coffee stains turn into motorcycles

Next time you leave coffee rings on the table at your favourite cafe, get your pen out and turn it into a motorcycle. Californian artist and illustrator Carter Asmann has done just that with these great images of coffee-ring motorcycles which he shares on his Instagram account. Most of his drawings are of motorcycles because …

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