Kiwi army tests electric UBCO motorcycle

Kiwi army tests UBCO electric motorcycles

The New Zealand Army is now testing two-wheel-drive UBCO electric motorcycles with 120km of range and a top speed of 50km/h. What could possibly go wrong! Electric motorcycles are certainly coming, not just for commuters, but also for police forces, security services and even the military. We can see some advantages for the army in …

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Bolt M-1 electric motorcycle moped electric bicycle

Buying Tips on How to Select the Best Electric Bicycle

While electric motorcycles are struggling for support, the electric bicycle (or moped or e-bike) has gained massive popularity for being a practical and economical choice. You can carry more load, go faster and further, while gaining the benefits of a traditional bicycle. Before you spend a thousand dollars or more on a beautiful e-bike you …

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Emflux ONE electric motorcycle electric motorbike

Indian Emflux ONE electric coming

Not an Indian Motorcycle electric bike, but an Indian-made Emflux ONE electric bike may soon be coming to Australia. The fully-faired sports tourer has a top speed of 200km/h, 80% recharge time of 36 minutes, range of 200km in the city and 150km on the highway at 80km/h. They will cost about $US9350 (about $A12,000) …

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Bultaco Brinco

Bultaco returns with electric bike

Famous Spanish two-stroke off-road motorcycle manufacturer Bultaco has returned to production with an electric trials bike called the Brinco. It will be followed by an “Electrical Urbanmotard” based on the Rapitán prototype. The bikes will have lithium-ion batteries and ultra-condensers developed in collaboration with high-speed rail company, Viesca Engineering. Bultaco announced its return to the …

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Kia Electric Bike

Are Kia motorcycles around the corner?

Kia may be moving into the motorcycle industry, or at least moped manufacture. The South Korean automotive manufacturer began in 1944 making bicycle parts and moved into motorcycles in 1957, trucks in 1962 and cars in 1974. Now it looks set to return to its manufacturing roots. Kia showed two prototype electric bikes or mopeds at …

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