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Alta Motors Redshift electric motorcycles get slightly quicker, way cheaper for 2018

California-based Alta Motors has announced its 2018 Redshift lineup, and while performance is up, prices are down by up to US$4,500. With up front …

Motorcycles

Zero Electric Motorcycle Range

When it comes to a (relatively) affordable mass-produced electric motorcycle, Santa Cruz, California’s <b>Zero</b> is the most prevalent manufacturer of …

Electric Vehicles

Unique Rumble Electric Bike Offers A Range Of 60 Miles

Rumble Motors has created a very unique electric bike aptly named the Rumble e-bike, which is equipped with a 1500w hub-wound motor that is capable …

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With the rise of wooden bicycles and electric motorcycles, this Spanish beauty combines both elements and forms one of the most unique café racer-style electric motorbike ever with a laminated bent-wood frame. The bike, namely Rocsie, is handmade by Barcelona-based Unplugged Design. It features a custom leather saddle, inverted suspension fork, 4-piston brakes with titanium […]

Spanish café-racer style motorbike Rocsie combines retro and electric<p>Photo credits: New Atlas<p>With the rise of wooden bicycles and electric …

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Zero Unveils New DS ZF 14.4 With up To 203 Miles Of Range

Zero DS ZF14.4<p>125cc-equivalent machine to be made available only in European market.<p>While today’s e-powered two-wheeler options include a variety of …

Electric Vehicles

The Ford Ojo Electric scooter is a total joy ride

The best things about electric scooters all in one place<p>Electric scooters are basically a dime a dozen these days. But few companies have been able to scoop up all the things that people like about them — solid range, fun to ride, smart features — and put them all together in a well-built package …

Electric Vehicles

Energica Eva EsseEsse9 Makes its American Debut at CES

The future meets the past in this electric streetfighter.<p>Damiano Fiorentini/Energica<p>Italian electric bike brand Energica has just unveiled its third …

Electric Vehicles

Zero doubles range of learner legal dual-sport electric bike

Image: Zero DS will now do 163 miles in the city or 78 on the motorway

Ujet Electric Scooter: Is This How Young People Will Get Interested in Two Wheels? (with video) « MotorcycleDaily.com – Motorcycle News, Editorials, Product Reviews and Bike Reviews

Picking up a test bike recently from a Japanese OEM, I spoke with a motorcycle industry veteran briefly about the topic on everyone’s mind, i.e., how …

Gear & Gadgets

The Current:Essence Motocycles

Twenty-nine-year-old French designer Martin Hulin grew up riding motocross and racing motorcycles. He started his career in the bicycle industry for …

Electric Vehicles

Living with an electric BMW C evolution scooter

Electric motorcycles and scooters do not make financial sense yet, but electric power convert Oliver van Bilsen says after living with an electric …

Electric Vehicles

Etran Thailand start-up company releases new electric motorcycles

ETRAN Thailand Start-up electric vehicle company introduces two electric motorcycle models<p>ETRAN (Thailand) Co., Ltd. is a Thailand start-up company …

Electric Vehicles

Revolt motorcycles coming soon to rule the streets

There are some rumors about the new electric motorcycle in town so powerful that it can take on the fastest electric motorcycles built up to this …

Motorcycles

Zero DSR Electric Motorcycle Review

Electric Vehicles

Yamaha Motor's new President speaks of electric future

Image: Are electric Yamahas on the horizon?

ENERGICA EVA ESSEESSE9 (2018-on) Review

Ride Quality & Brakes 3 out of 5<p>In its ‘modern retro’ guise the Esse Esse9 is the most natural-feeling of the Energica range. It suits being an …

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2018 Energica Esse Esse 9 Test Ride Review

2018 Energica Esse Esse 9 – First Ride High-quality (and high-price) machine delivers purity of riding experience I should preface this article by …

Electric Vehicles

Energica Prepares to Unveil the First "Old

<i>Old-school and electric motorcycle aren’t words that are usually used in conjunction with each other, however old-school is the new-school these days</i> …

Electric Vehicles

Zero S motovlog review

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Saroléa open pre-orders for the all electric Manx 7

Grab a 204 HP electric-powered superbike for just €5,000 deposit (and another €40,000 or so on delivery).<p>With a power output of 204 HP (150 kW), …

Electric Vehicles

Top electric motorcycles of 2017 | MCN

We gonna rock down to electric avenue. Ahem... sorry.<p>The end is nigh for vehicles powered by the internal combustion engine. Last year, Germany voted …

Royal Enfield Electric Bullet showcased at company's Thailand Showroom

What is a Royal Enfield motorcycle without its iconic thump? A fan would say- life without soul. Well, believe it or not. The future is going to be …

Motorcycles

India's 1st electric superbike Emflux Model 01 to debut at Auto Expo 2018; specs revealed

Emflux claims its electric superbike Model 01 will sprint 0 to 100kmph in just 3 seconds.<p>Despite being priced competitively and leaving no carbon …

Electric Vehicles

Super Soco E-Motorbike preview: ‘Commuting isn’t supposed to be this much fun’

A lightweight, zero-emissions electric motorbike which will take a lot of the hassle out of town travel<p>The fun and frisky Super Soco, which comes in five punchy colours, is a glorious traffic-dodging, commute-conquering blast of two-wheeled joy. Riding to work was never supposed to be this much …

FIM Moto-e World Cup: Energica Named Single Manufacturer For New Electric Motorcycle Racing Series

<b>Italian innovator Energica will be the single manufacturer for the FIM Moto-e World Cup when engines switch on in 2019</b><p>The FIM Moto-e World Cup is …

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This electric bike can cover 236 miles on a single charge

Let's start off with that range. This bike has been designed for long-distance trips in both urban and rural areas. It packs a US-made 3000-cycle …

Dear Santa, please bring me this electric café racer

<b>This lightweight carbon fiber-framed electric motorcycle from Denzel promises quick, quiet, and clean transportation for under $5000.</b><p>A collaboration …

Motorcycles

Three Dozen Zero Motorcycles Recalled For Most Ironic Reason

2018 Zero Motorcycles<p><b>Is irony dead? “I don’t recall.”</b><p>Recalls are a fact of life for vehicle manufacturers, and a very important mechanism for …

Motorcycles

Indian to go electric and smaller cc

Indian Motorcycle will definitely produce smaller capacity bikes and go electric, but not within the next three to five years.<p>Polaris President of …