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.
August 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Alta Motors manufacturers its all electric Redshift motorcycles in a small factory just south of San Francisco. it will begin selling its MX motocross model to professional riders shortly and its street legal SM bike to the public later this year. It builds its own batteries and control systems in-house.
August 8th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Polaris, maker of Indian and Victory motorcycles, is now offering a touchscreen navigation system that operates much like an i-Phone. BMW and Harley Davidson also offer such electronic systems.
August 2nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Students at Eindhoven University in the Netherlands will take two STORM Pulse electric motorcycles of their own design on a tour from Germany to China starting later this month. The tour will end in Shanghai, China on September 24.
July 23rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A Zero electric motorcycle used by Hong Kong Police caught fire while charging on Friday. Investigators believe a short circuit was at fault.
July 11th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Blubel is a Bluetooth enabled navigation device designed specifically for bicycle riders. It can plan your route, guide you to points of interest along the way, and help you avoid hazards or congestion. Get yours on Kickstarter.
July 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Victory Motorcycles entered an Empulse RR electric motorcyle and gas powered machine at this year's Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. The team recorded both races in amazing 360 degree videos.
July 3rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Semcon has developed a small motor for electric bicycles that weighs less than 2.5 lbs and costs under $150. It can be easily transferred from one bicycle to another.
June 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Women in Egypt are expected to only go out in public while in the company of a male relative. Their [&hellip
June 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Harley Davidson says it will have an electric motorcycle for sale within 5 years. It is offering no details, but apparently it now feels there is a business case for a battery bike.