Vehicles of pop culture: Akira’s Honda NM4

Shotaro Kaneda’s bike is a futuristic, high-tech motorcycle and an iconic feature of the series. As the group’s leader, he is entitled to have the most technologically and aesthetically-advanced vehicle. It is a high-performing red-colored racing motorcycle of unspecified make and model (a badge on it closely resembling that of the BMW logo is visible on its left hand side in the film).