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Yamaha's New Electric Bikes are Coming Soon

Yamaha's New Electric Bikes are Coming SoonBack in 2013, Yamaha announced that they were working on a pair of electric bikes called the PED1 and the …

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Zero electric motorcycle: Fun, efficient commuting

<i>BY ARV VOSS<br>Motor Matters</i><p>The Zero DS ZF6.5 is built with the commuter in mind. The range for this electric motorcycle is 74 miles in city riding and …

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Rocketeer Style: A custom Vectrix EV from Shiny Hammer

To die-hard petrolheads, electric scooters are harbingers of a dark future. They’re seen as soulless machines that place economy and practicality far above style and emotion.<p>Luckily for us, there are those that see potential for more. Last month we featured a gob-smacking BMW C-based sprint racer. …


Electric Mille Miglia concept is a green and sporty trike

We have no information if this will ever materialize into a commercial application, but we really hope so – this trike looks seriously ready to turn …

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Electric vehicles — from motorcycles to cars — light up LA event

Hedda Royce of Hollywood was decked out in all black as she quietly rode on her motorcycle Saturday into the Los Angeles State Historic Park with …

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Tacita set to unveil the T-Cruise electric motorcycle

Italian electric motorcycle manufacturer Tacita has announced its plans to expand its lineup with a new model. Scheduled for official introduction at …

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2017 Zero DS ZF6.5 Electric Motorcycle: Fun and Efficient Commuting? Yes! [Review] - The Fast Lane Car

Last year, I reviewed the electric dual sport adventure motorcycle – the Zero DSR ZF13.0 equipped with the Power Tank option that priced out at …

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Motorcycle industry welcomes news of 2040 ban on new petrol vehicles as “tremendous trigger” for electric bikes

Image: “A tremendous stimulus for the motorcycle industry” says MCIA chief Steve Kenward

ExoDyne Electric Motorcycle

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>American<br>• Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<p>The ExoDyne Electric Motorcycle<p>The ExoDyne is what happens when a talented …

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The BMW ‘E-LisaBad’ is a jolt into an electric custom future

In Europe, maxi scooters are everywhere, and electric power is heading for the mainstream. So it was only a matter of time before we saw an …


Electric bikes: Watt's the hold up?

Like it or not, electric vehicles are coming. The Government have said that by 2040 the sale of cars and vans with internal combustion engines will …

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Welcome the M1 E-Bike – The World’s First Crossover Motorbike

There’s no getting away from the electric transportation hype that’s coming our way. As well as cars and trucks, motorbikes are jumping on the …

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Confederate Motors Changes Names, Goes Electric

We are in the final days of Confederate Motors, as the Alabama-based company just debuted its last motorcycle: the FA-13 Combat Bomber. Once the …


Canadian Students Build Award Winning Electric Motorcycle

Canadian Students Build Award Winning Electric MotorcycleWith a bit of know-how and a whole lot of dielectric elbow grease, a pack of Canadian …


Who Was Glenn Curtiss And What Does He Have To Do With Zero Motorcycles?

During the recent Concours D’Elegance at Pebble Beach in Monterey, Confederate Motors announced a partnership with Zero Motorcycles to develop an …


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THIS is why electric bikes have a lot of potential

<b>DALEY MATHISON</b> and Dean Harrison battling it out on the mountain section of the Isle of Man TT course during this year's SES TT Zero Race.<p>The …

How to turn the Honda Cub into an electric motorcycle

With a population of 1.4 billion, China should be a goldmine for bike builders. But it’s not: motorcycles are banned in many of the biggest cities. In Shanghai you can still get a license plate for a bike, <i>if</i> you have 450,000 Renminbi (Yuan) to hand. Which is about US$67,500.<p>On the other hand, you …

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Electric board tracker moped unveiled

Since batteries and electric motors can take just about any shape, designers are free to create all sorts of strange vehicles, even this board …

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How about an electric scrambler?

Image: Energica confirms new model, and it’s a scrambler, kind of.

Energica Adds More Power To Ego and Eva Motorcycles

Italian electric motorcycle manufacturer has two announcements for us today. The first is one is perhaps not that shocking (figuratively), because …


Best Electric Motorcycle Of 2017

Best Electric Motorcycle Of 2017: Zero SR/Zero DSRThe truly all-purpose do-everything electric motorcycle still hovers just out of range (due to <i>lack</i> …

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Zero FX electric motorcycle FULL REVIEW e-bike Enduro test - Autogefühl

Lightning Motorcycles Targets Speed Week to Push the limits of its new RR

Electric Motorcycle manufacturer, Lightning Motorcycles will be looking to give its new production RR Hyperbike a name at Bonneville’s Speed Week. In …


2017 KTM Freeride E-XC First Ride Review

2017 KTM Freeride E-XC<b>Editor Score: …


2017 KTM Freeride E-XC Electric Motorcycle Coming to US

<b>KTM</b> is bringing its <b>Freeride E-XC</b> electric motorcycle to the U.S. in an initial pilot program. The E-XC enduro, along with its off-road-only <b>X-SX</b> …


HardRider Motorcycle Magazine - Electric Motorcycles March 2017

Braaap unveils first Aussie electric bike

Tasmanian motorcycle company Braaap believes it is the first company to make an electric motorcycle in Australia and is giving early adopters a …

2017 Zero DSR Review - Test Ride. Completely ELECTRIC Motorcycle!