Indian Chief Dark Horse

Indian Motorcycles get hi-tech screens

Classic-styled Indian Motorcycles could soon have car-style LCD infotainment screens instead of traditional grandfather-clock-styled dials. Steve Menneto, vice president of motorcycles for Polaris Industries, Indian’s parent company, told an American business conference this week that the classic bikes could be going more futuristic with the infotainment screens.   How they manage to integrate the design …

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Harley LiveWire

Charger brings electric motorcycles closer

If you think electric motorcycles won’t become mainstream in your lifetime, think again. One of the biggest hurdles to electric vehicles has been so-called “range anxiety” where motorists are concerned about the battery running flat. This is being addressed by companies such as Tesla which now promises up to 320km range. What makes us really anxious …

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Brammo Empulse electric motorcycle

Brammo electric motorcycles approved

Australian certification for the Oregon-built Brammo Empulse and Empulse R electric motorcycles has been received. However, importers ElectroMotive Force (ELMOFO) are still waiting on import approval and expect the first shipment of bikes to arrive in late January. Managing director Brett Sutherland says they have several buyers already who have all gone for R model …

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Brammo Empulse electric motorcycle

Brammo electric motorcycles coming to Australia

Early adopters have already slapped down a deposit for the Brammo electric motorcycle due here in the next few weeks. The Oregon-built Brammo Empulse and Empulse R are about to be certified for sale in Australia and will be available at $16,670 and $19,350. They are being imported by ElectroMotive Force (ELMOFO), a subsidiary of …

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