2013 Zero Motorcycles Reach 95 MPH With 130 Mile Range; Recharge in One Hour

longer range,  more torque and top end speed from Zero motorcycles push the electric bike envelope

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., (Oct. 2, 2012) – Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, today announced its 2013 model line which features an average power increase of 99 percent and the world’s longest-range production electric motorcycle: the Zero… Continue Reading


The Future is Here, (sort of) and We (don’t) Like It


Cartoons in the 1960’s and 70’s promised us flying cars and dutiful robotic (if somewhat smartass) servants. At least that’s how I remember the Jetsons.  By now half of us would be living deep in the oceans, (remember the cartoon… Continue Reading


Ener1 Announces Supply and Distribution Agreement with Lightning Motorcycles

Ener1's lithium-ion battery solutions to be used in Lightning's growing product line of racing and commuter motorcycles and scooters

NEW YORK, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Ener1, Inc. (NASDAQ: HEV), a leader in lithium-ion energy storage solutions, today announced a supply and distribution agreement with Lightning Motorcycles, the maker of the world’s fastest production electric motorcycle.  As part of the agreement, Ener1… Continue Reading


Zero Motorcycles to Showcase Full Product Line And Provide Demo Rides at 2011 MotoGP AT Laguna Seca

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (July 19, 2011) – Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle technology, today announced it will be in attendance for its third consecutive year at the 2011 MotoGP at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. During the three day racing… Continue Reading


Zero Motorcycles Expands Sales Channel, Adding Traditional Dealership Model For Enhanced Consumer Retail Experience

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (July 12, 2011) – Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle technology, today announced the expansion of its current sales model to now include traditional motorcycle dealers as a point of purchase for retail customers. The development of… Continue Reading


Mark Blackwell Joins The Board Of Zero Motorcycles


SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (May 10, 2011) – Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, today announced that Mark Blackwell joined its Board of Directors. Mark was inducted into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 2000. Mark started racing while in… Continue Reading


Zero Bikes Dominate Electric Class In 2011 AMA MiniMoto SX COMPETITION


LAS VEGAS (May 9, 2011) – Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle technology, is celebrating victory this past weekend at the 2011 Geico AMA MiniMoto SX in Las Vegas. On Friday, May 6, Zero set some of the fastest… Continue Reading


Six Gears Come to Brammo E.V. Bikes


Until Wednesday, one of the biggest selling points of electric cars and motorcycles has been their seamless, shift-free stream of power. Brammo of Ashland, Ore., which currently offers its Enertia and Empulse electric street motorcycles on the Internet and at some… Continue Reading


Catalina Grand Prix Will be Back, Improved in 2012

  AVALON, Catalina Island, Calif. (April 27, 2011) —Santa Catalina Island Company (SCICo) has agreed to work with the City of Avalon to host the Catalina Grand Prix in December 2012, which will feature an expanded line-up of activities. Catalina Island… Continue Reading


Popular Electric Motorcycle Brand Gears Up to Battle Gas Rivals in Las Vegas


SANTA CRUZ, Calif., (April 20, 2011) – Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle technology announced its plans to return to competition at the 2011 AMA MiniMoto SX on May 6 in Las Vegas at the South Point Hotel and Casino which… Continue Reading