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By clasqm | Observing the evolution of the electric motorcycle

Night Shift Electric Motorcycles

Built from the ground up using combustion bikes as a base, Night Shift Electric Motorcycles are both stylish and practical. The company's done two …

Science

Electric promise

Ever since I had the opportunity to take a ride in Tom Birkeland’s electric powered, vintage 1974 VW beetle (back in 2008), I’ve been fascinated with …

Energica Charges Buyer's Confidence With Motorcycle Guarantees

It appears Energica Motor Company wants to help motorcycle enthusiasts avoid the ‘flat-screen syndrome’ of buyers paying top-dollar for a …

Self-balancing electric motorcycle maker, Lit Motors, in acquisition talks with Apple, BMW & Audi, report says

Lit Motors has been having difficulties finding the funds to bring its self-balancing electric motorcycle, the C-1, to market. CEO Daniel Kim said earlier this year that the company would need about $20 million to bring the vehicle to market and to satisfy the over 1,000 people who reserved what …

Motorcycles

When the pavement runs out: Vintage Electric’s scrambler

Four years ago, designer Andrew Davidge started building electric bikes in his parents’ garage in California, helped by a couple of friends. Today, he runs a Silicon Valley company with 15 employees, a permanent factory in Santa Clara, and a global dealer network stretching from England to New …

Vintage

Zero Electric Motorcycles Recall For Defective Power Converter

Zero e-bikes recalled for potential loss of ABS and lighting under high-power demand.<p>The following report is filed with the NHTSA:<p><b>Report Receipt …

Product Recalls

How Will Motorcycles Fit Into Our Autonomous, Connected Future?

Two wheels may be the last bastion of unconnected motoring—but not for long.<p>Mallory Short/Getty Images<p>Every day, we're reminded that our …

Motorcycles

BMW e-Boxer | UP TO SPEED

Twin-Motor, Battery-Powered Bavarian “Boxer”<p><b>Electric bikes</b> have come a long way in the last few years, but they still struggle to match the …

BMW’s electric scoot gets 100-mile range

<b>BMW</b> HAS given the C evolution a battery upgrade boosting range to 100 miles and making electric two-wheelers suddenly seem a slightly more feasible …

BMW

BMW C Evolution Electric Scooter Finally Coming to the USA

Here is some more BMW news for your Monday, as BMW Motorrad USA has confirmed that the BMW C Evolution electric scooter will finally make its way to …

BMW

2016 Zero SR Max Performance ZF13.0 - Walkaround - 2015 Salon de la Moto Paris

Video Intermission – Bike-urious Presents: The Silent Commute

You may remember that a few months ago, I shared a review of Zero’s FXS Supermoto (short version: I loved it, even if there isn’t enough range for it …

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Zero Motorcycle owner adds neon wires to his electric bike for a low-cost Tron Light Cycle look

Zero Motorcycles has some of the coolest looking all-electric bikes out there, but it can always use some modifications. For the more flashy EV enthusiasts or the fans of the Tron Light Cycle, a Zero SR owner has an interesting low-cost mod.<p>Tony Kalniev, a Zero SR owner, added neon EL wire lights …

Motorcycles

An Electric Chopper by Sine Cycles

You Can Now Actually Buy This Box-Like Electric Bike

By - August, 30th 2016<p>Imagine a 1-meter box. Now imagine you can ride and travel on it. No, we are not kidding, there actually exists a scooter like …

Electric Bikes

2016 Zero DS ZF13.0 + Power Tank

Engine<p>CoolingAir<br>• Engine TypeElectric<br>• StarterElectric<p>Transmission<p>Numer Of Speeds1<br>• Transmission TypeAutomatic<p>Tires<p>Front TirePirelli® MT-60: 100/90-19<br>• Rear …

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GenZe 2.0 Electric Scooter Review

I hate to break this to you, regular <i>Motorcycle.com</i> reader, but you might be the wrong audience for the <b>GenZe 2.0</b> electric scooter. How do I know? …

Scooters

Kuberg Electric Motorcycles For Kids And Adults Alike

As a parent, few things bring you more joy than sharing a passion with your children. So goes the story of Michal Kubank, Founder and CEO of Kuberg …

Kids

Zero SR Electric Motorcycle Test Ride Review

Zero S Electric Motorcycle Test Ride | Torque Monster!

First Time Riding | Electric Motorcycle | 2016 Zero SR Full Review

Energica Sells Every Electric Motorcycle It Can Build (w/Video)

<b>Published on</b> August 26th, 2016 | <i>by Steve Hanley</i><p>0<p>August 26th, 2016 by <b>Steve Hanley</b><p>Energica has been called the “Tesla of motorcycles.” Unlike Harley …

Motorcycles

2016 Zero DSR 10th-Anniversary Edition Review

Motorcycles

Zero SR Electric Motorcycle Review

Here's How You Make A Proper-Fast Electric Motorcycle

It’s been a long-time coming, but customer bikes are starting to roll out of the Alta Motors production facility outside of San Francisco. That’s …

Motorcycles

Zero SR – Cycle Torque Test

The Zero SR hails the arrival of the electric era.Tesla, carbon neutral, low emissions, driver-less cars – they are all big themes which have risen …

Design

Electric motorcycle touring – Cycle Torque feature

The sense of fulfilment when the last bungee is strapped tight and the GPS is set to go. The final check; puncture repair kit, number 10 spanner, …

Motorcycles

Are we ready for an electric chopper?

Are electric bikes the future? We’re not sure—but with EU regulations getting progressively more restrictive, it’s not completely unfathomable.<p>If that day ever comes, put us down for one of these. Yes, you’re looking at an electric chopper—and a damn pretty one at that.<p>It’s the brainchild of …

Electric Bikes

Why is My Motorcycle Speedometer Wrong? | Ask the Geek

<i>Speedometer Error<br>On every bike I’ve owned, the speedometer has read much higher than actual road speed, whereas my cars have always been almost</i> …

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