Zero electric motorcycle customised by Bruno

Electric motorcycles to recharge in seconds

Would you buy an electric motorcycle if it could be recharged in seconds, rather than minutes? That’s the major hurdle in the acceptance of electric vehicles: Not range, but recharging time. Many electric car and motorcycle companies, such as Zero and Brammo, now have acceptable range from their batteries and motors, but there are still …

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Electric motorcycles with no batteries?

Electric motorcycles are hindered by the size and weight of conventional batteries, but the answer could be in lightweight supercapacitors built into the bodywork. Queensland University of Technology nanotechnology scientists are working on supercapacitors which they believe could one day replace batteries in electric vehicles. Research leader Prof Munzio Motta says supercapacitors can deliver more …

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