MIT EV team creates open-source, hydrogen-fuel-cell motorcycle
The DM15 fuel cell module is already in use in several applications, including drones, material handling, and backup power.
Curtiss Motorcycles debuts new electric motorcycle
Curtiss says its patented Axis-Centered Design operating system makes the motorcycle completely symmetrical.
Lightning Motorcycle can add 135 miles of range in 10 minutes
Enevate Corp. supplied “extreme fast charge” EV lithium-ion battery cells for Lightning’s Strike Carbon motorcycle.
The Future of Motorcycling: ICE vs. EV
Does it really have to be a battle between these two bike powertrains?
WAE reveals prototype Triumph TE-1 motorcycle testing results
Final prototype test results have been announced for the Triumph TE-1 electric motorcycle, says Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE). WAE says the TE-1 has a 100-mile range, based on live testing and official projections. The bike also achieves 0-60 MPH in 3.6 seconds, and 0-100 MPH in 6.2 seconds. WAE adds the bike has a 20-minute
Energica unveils ‘Experia’ fully electric motorcycle
Energica Motor Company has launched its newest electric motorcycle in the company’s line-up, the Energica Experia Green Tourer. The company says the motorcycle is built with a new platform with a new frame, steering, fairing and more. The company says that it has features of both a sportbike and a traditional touring bike. Experia is
The future of powersport EVs is wide open
In the U.S. and beyond, two- and four-wheeled EV recreation is becoming more visible and more accessible.
Indian Motorcycle, Super73 partner on eFTR Hooligan 1.2 e-bike
Indian Motorcycle and Super73 have partnered to introduce the eFTR Hooligan 1.2 e-bike. Launching with a limited first release, the eFTR Hooligan 1.2 combines a trusted electric powertrain from SUPER73 with moto-inspired styling from Indian Motorcycle. Engineered for recreational sport use and urban transportation, the eFTR Hooligan 1.2 features an aluminum chassis, 20-in. wheels, disc
LiveWire Experience Center opens in Malibu, California
The first LiveWire Experience Center, designed to offer a fully immersive experience centered on the all-electric LiveWire ONE motorcycle, the company says, has opened in Malibu, California. Inspired by the soulful connection of riding LiveWire ONE, the company says the Experience Center looks to introduce the electric riding experience to visitors while also creating a community space
Opportunities in electric powersports
Whether we’re talking about cars, trucks, boats, rockets, whatever – EV transportation today is all about taking advantage of the opportunities that are positioned for the taking. Energy storage has evolved to the point where turning the status quo electric is easy. Electric roller skates? Sure! eMoonBoots and eTrampolines? Someone is figuring those out right now.
Triumph Motorcycles reveals TE-1 electric prototype
The collaboration between Triumph Motorcycles, Williams Advanced Engineering, Integral Powertrain Ltd. and WMG at the University of Warwick, funded by the Office for Zero Emission Vehicles through Innovate UK, was set up to create developments in specialist electric motorcycle engineering. The collaboration stage of the TE-1 project has officially ended with the completion of a
Uber, Opibus partner to scale electric motorcycles in Africa
Opibus will supply 3,000 electric motorcycles in 2022 to meet the demand from Uber’s drivers.