The Zero electric motorcycle now has a police version which, because it is ultra quiet, is good for riding in parks in populated areas without disturbing those in nearby homes and is also good for sneaking up on people Range is 125 miles in the city and 75 on the highway which is tolerable for […]
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[Eva Håkansson’s] custom built Killajoule 3-wheeled electric motorcycle took to an official top speed of 191.4 mph, and briefly broke 200 mph, solidifying her place in the record books. Killajoule is powered by a 250 horsepower electric motor and 214 pounds of cordless drill batteries. Her 3-wheeled beast hit 216 mph during the run, only […]
Gas 2.0 has more on the $38,000 Lightning Motorcycles’ barely street legal electric beast capable of 218 mph. Motorcycle.com gave one of its writer/riders a chance to take the Lightning for a spin. His review can be summed up in six words; “Oh my god that is so fast!”
It did the quarter mile at a speed equal to a Tesla Roadster. Autobloggreen has more.
The Swigz Pro Racing bike set an unofficial world’s record for electric motorcycles at Mojave recently reaching over 190 mph in one mile. They’d been hoping for 200+ mpg, but crosswinds slowed them down.
The godfather of electric motorcycles. Gas 2.0 has more, including the video how to smoke a Mavizen electric motorcycle tire. 155 mph electric superbus. Dutch students are designing and now testing the cross between an electric muscle car and a luxury limo. With 800 hp, it can do 155 mph. Electric ATV bikes. The Hanebrink […]
Orange County Choppers builds a winner. Your move, Killacycle.
The Brammo Empulse pushes speed and distance limits on electric motorcycles. It still can’t match gas-powered motorcycles for distance, but can almost certainly take anything off the line at a stop light. EVs have full torque at zero rpm, which means full power instantly from a standing stop.
The MotoCzysz E1pc has a top speed of 140 mph and will race in the motorcycle-killer Isle of Man TT this week along with its internal combustion cousins. The batteries can be swapped out in seconds and it has a nearly direct connection between the throttle and rear wheel. The batteries are hand assembled by […]
Killacycle, which holds a record’s world of 169mph in the quarter mile for electric motorcycles, will race Afterburner as part of an educational tour.