Tag: electric

TT: Anstey wins electric TT Zero

Mugen Shinden take both top spots with an Anstey/Martin one-two. New Zealander Bruce Anstey took the TT Zero from start to finish with a commanding display the electric motorcycle racing class. Winning with a speed of 117.710 mph it was still some way short of the electrical-grail of...

Would you ride the 20mph ‘Motochimp’?

It’s going to cost around $2,000, does 20mph and will travel about 40 miles on a charge. BUT IT’S SO CUTE! For those of you with a knowledge of Honda’s MotoCompo you can be forgiven for feeling a sense of déjà vu. For the rest of us, we get to experience...

KTM are working on an electric road motorcycle

Spy photos suggest a Duke 390-style battery street bike. Several outlets are running with spy shots from BMH-Images reportedly showing a KTM electric naked motorcycle in test mule status. What appears to be shown in the photographs is exactly as you would imagine a KTM 390 Duke with its engine swapped...

Saroléa are back racing the TT Zero this year

After a year of regrouping, revaluating, and reengineering, the independent Belgian-owned team will be back and fighting for honours. Last year, the Saroléa team brought two riders and two stunning machines to the Isle of Man for the TT Zero electric race and anticipation was running high. We spent...