What is the average horsepower of a motorcycle?
Normal horsepower ranges for full-size motorcycles are probably between 15 and 200 horsepower.
(Yes, exceptions exist, but most will fall within that range.) Torque specs will usually ring in at 10 to 175 foot-pounds..
Is 50 hp enough for a motorcycle?
As for whats enough, it depends on the use to me. 50 HP will do about anything I want running single and do pretty well two up, but when you get a 800 lb bike loaded down with 2 people and a weeks worth of luggage and 80 mph speed limits, 100 hp is real nice to have.
What is a good engine size for a motorcycle?
A good standard size for a beginner is 500cc to 700cc, depending on your physical size. But that engine size is plenty big enough to get you and a passenger across town or even across the country.
How much mileage is too much for a motorcycle?
Motorcycles with more than 40,000 miles are considered to be high-mileage bikes, but if it has been well maintained, the mileage could still make it a good purchase. Sports motorcycles are typically driven more aggressively and experience more engine wear.