February 7th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Richard Hatfield, head of Lightning Motorcycles, wants to build an electric motorcycle that can go from San Francisco to Los Angeles on a single battery charge. That's more than 500 miles. It's not possible now, but he thinks it will be soon.
January 2nd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
The self balancing GyroCycle electric motorcycle from ThrustCycle promises more stability and safety for riders. It is due to go on sale sometime this year.
December 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Johann Hammerschmidt lives in eastern Austria near the Czech border. He has created an electric motorcycle with the longest range that also doubles as a residential storage battery when not being ridden. But is it art?
December 9th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Electric motorcycle manufacturer Alta Motors is using groundbreaking new technology called Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP) to rapidly prototype and build 3D printed parts. C:LIP is 100 times faster than conventional 3D printing.
November 5th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The EICMA motorcycle show in Milan this year will feature new products from to electric motorcycle manufacturers -- Energica and Zero. It will be in Milan and runs from November 19 - 22.
October 25th, 2016 | by Jo Borrás
Weighing in at 251 lbs. and packing 40 HP from its 13,750 RPM electric motor, the Alta RedShift MotoX electric [&hellip
October 25th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The Zvexx electric motorcycle is a stealthy road rocket with 898 lb-ft of torque and a 13 kWh battery. Made in Switzerland, it is a one-off concept that may be a precursor of other things to come.
October 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100 electric motorcycle incorporates enough innovative ideas for a fleet of concepts. The bike incorporates styling cues from the first BMW motorcycle in 1923 and combines them with the most modern design imaginable.
October 6th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The Tork T6X electric motorcycle costs less than $2,000, goes 60 mph, has 60 miles of range and recharges to 80% in an hour. What's not to like?
September 27th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Energica has partnered with utility company Enel and charging network ChargePoint to provide fast charging facilities for riders along the roads that motorcyclists prefer to drive on. The push is meant to cure range anxiety.
September 21st, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
I have just returned from Italy, where getting around on scooters is practically a national religion. They range from tiny [&hellip
September 15th, 2016 | by Susanna Schick
On national drive electric day, September 10th, Zero motorcycles celebrated their 10th anniversary. We've been covering their progress since the beginning. In fact, my first article for gas2 was a review of the 2009 Zero S. They've certainly come a long way since I first reviewed one here, and I was very excited to celebrate with them.
August 26th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Energica makes premium "no excuses" electric motorcycles for people who like sport bikes. It has sold out its current production inventory and is racing to catch up with demand.