Used Motorcycle Prices Rise, What Are the Causes and Impacts?

Used Motorcycle Prices Rise

It's no secret that recently the prices of various products have increased. It is undeniable that the increase in fuel prices has had an impact on the skyrocketing of various goods. However, there is one item whose price usually drops, but has now skyrocketed. Yes, the price of used motorbikes has increased as quoted from Tribunjateng(dot) com (20 / 8 / 2022). You see... how come second hand goods increase in price???? What are the causes and effects? Don't move Travel buddy, Gotravela Indonesia will explore it in the following article.

The price of a used Honda motorbike has gone up quite a bit

For non-automatic variants, the price of used motorbikes increases on the Honda Supra variant. The price increase is quite good, reaching IDR 1-2 million per unit. Following this increase in the price of used motorcycles, Travel buddy who are planning to ask for a motorbike second Honda brand, at least have to prepare funds of Rp 10 - Rp 20 million. It should be noted that these prices apply to used Honda motorcycles from 2010 to 2021.

"Actually, it all depends on the situation. There are cheaper ones, but not necessarily the quality. Motor matic (Honda) in good condition and quite new at this time the price starts from Rp. 10 million. The highest price increase now is Scoopy, the increase is up to Rp. 2 million. (Scoopy) Released in 2021, used for one year in good condition, the price is up to Rp. 23 million. The price is still stable from the new price,” he said.

However, for Yamaha brand motorcycles, the increase is not as high as Honda. “The lowest price depends. If the Rp 5 million motorbike is occupied by the old Mio, Rp 6 million - Rp 7 million for the old variant," he said.

Cause of increase

Then, what causes the price of used motorcycles to rise? It turns out that the crawling price of used motorcycles was triggered because the purchase of new motorcycles had to pivot for a long time for months. In fact, the middle of the year like this is the season of the new school year—in which many parents need new motorbikes for their children to go to school. As a result of this condition, the demand for used motorcycles has increased. Of course, this has an impact on increasing the price of used motorcycles.

“The new motorbike pivots, finally the request goes to the used one. With a lot of demand, finally the price goes up," added Mardiyono again. Apart from the new school year, it's normal for workers to return to their previous activities work from home also affect the needs of the motor. This was stated by Agus, the owner of the "Top Motor" used motorcycle showroom on Jalan Soekarno Hatta Semarang.

Impact on tourism

Meanwhile, the rising price of used motorcycles also has an impact on the world of tourism. Rent a motorbike in Bali increased by around Rp. 10 thousand. Especially in Nusa Penida, there has been a fairly steep increase, up to 100 percent. Price for motorbike rental in Nusa Penida which previously ranged from Rp. 50 thousand, has doubled to Rp. 100 thousand. Good news for Travel buddy who are traveling in Bali, the price of motorbike rental in Bali from Gotravela Indonesia does not increase. Even though tourism is running normally, motorbike rentals in Bali from Gotravela are still priced at 'Covid', aka not going up. Contact Gotravela Indonesia for more information. (y)

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