One exception to all this is electric bikes. Zero-emission mopeds, scooters, and motorcycles saw growth of 115.2 percent in October. Year-to-date numbers indicate growth of 127.11 percent compared to 2019.
I’m hoping the second wave of COVID-19 isn’t as bad as the first, especially in Italy, for both the sake of the people there and the motorcycle industry and the nation’s economy. While other markets around the world saw increases in sales for motorcycles, this could be a worrisome start of what’s to come if the second wave of the pandemic proves to be