Browsing the "electric motorcycle land speed record" Tag

Using Solar Power, Lightning Motorcycles Sets Another Speed Record

November 16th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

The entrepreneurs of the new electric vehicle movement are hell bent on showing the world that the technology is here, it’s real, and it works. At the forefront of electric motorcycle motorsports is Lightning Motorcycles, who recently set a new land speed record for production motorcycles at El Mirage...and they did it using the power of the sun


Gas2 Helps Electric Cowboy Set New Electric Motorcycle World Record

September 24th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

The goal of setting a world record is a secret fantasy many gearheadds harbor in the far reaches of their minds. But few ever step forward to claim those records, to stand, however briefly, with the racing elite. Brandon Nozaki Miller, who calls himself the “Electric Cowboy,”, set a new world record for electric motorcycles under 150 kg. And we kinda sorta helped


Funding An Electric Motorcycle World Record

September 11th, 2012 | by Electric Cowboy

Things have been super crazy these past few days. I only recently found out that there was a class in the FIM/AMA record books just waiting for me and my electric motorcycle to break. I was going to wait until next year to go for the record when I found out about it. However, after sitting and thinking about it for a little while, the excitement just started to bubble up in me like fizz in can of soda punted across a school parking lot. I had to chase that record...but I need your help



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