Electric Motorcycles

Electric Motorcycles

The electric motorcycle is a breakthrough in the field of technology, which is gaining popularity among fans of moto-riding every year. Today, the industry falls into exactly the opposite doubts when electric motorcycles start to hit the market. People think they will be too quiet, weak, and short-lived.

These perceptions might be partially right, though take a closer look at electric motorcycles, as they may seriously surprise you. New models of electric bikes may be quiet, but they are far from weak and limited to short rides. Nevertheless, they are noticeably more expensive than their gasoline-powered competitors.

Externally, the electric bikes resemble models of different types of gasoline motorcycles: classic, sport, touring, enduro, etc. Though they have some significant advantages, like eco-friendliness, inexpensive maintenance, and easy operation.

If you’re thinking to change your gasoline bike to a fancy electric one, here is the list of the best models available on the market today.

  1. GOGORO SMARTSCOOTER 2 DELUXE EDITIONGOGORO SMARTSCOOTER 2 DELUXE EDITION
  2. Autonomy: 110 km

    Max speed: 90km/h

    Power: 6.4 kW

    Weight: 104 kg

    The Gogoro Smartscooter 2 Deluxe Edition is a scooter from a Taiwanese manufacturer, which is pretty affordable compared to its competitors. It can accelerate up to 90 km/h and the battery lasts for 110 km. There are also other features like smart key and stylish design, bright LED headlights, 25-liter trunk, light sensors, face recognition fingerprint sensor, etc.

  3. PURSANG BIG BORE
  4. PURSANG BIG BORE

    Autonomy: 100 km / 160km

    Max speed: 120 km/h

    Power: 6 kW/11kW

    Weight: 147 kg

    Pursang, a Barcelona-based electric motorcycle startup, is reviving the original Pursang motorcycle from the ’60s. The name Pursang comes from the American Bultaco gas-powered motorcycle, originally introduced in 1965. The electric revival of the iconic Pursang comes in two forms: the E-Street 6 kW and E-Track 11 kW.

  5. BRUTUS V9
  6. BRUTUS V9

    Autonomy: 450 km

    Top speed: 185km/h

    Power: 93 kW

    Weight: 355 kg

    This classic American cruiser is the perfect bike for long rides. If what you’re looking for is a sturdy bike with saddlebags and stability, this is probably the best choice. The V9 has a top speed of 185 km/h and a 450 km charge.

  7. SILENCE S01
  8. SILENCE S01

    Autonomy: 115 km

    Max speed: 100 km/h

    Power: 11kW

    Weight: 111 kg

    The most impressive thing about Silence S01 is its battery, which is trolley-like moving. This mechanism provides more capacity and range in a removable format. The batteries also have an optional inverter that allows you to charge the units at 12V DC or 220V AC. It is a fast, fairly long-range electric scooter that you can use in the city or on the highway, and you get a pretty amazing and original removable battery.

  9. VESPA ELETTRICA
  10. VESPA ELETTRICA

    Autonomy: 100 km

    Top speed: 70 km/h

    Power: 3.6 kW

    Weight: 130 kg

    This is the most recognizable brand on our list of electric motorcycles. Vespa is the king of scooters, offering one of the best options since 1946. Vespa Elettrica is a combination of iconic style with new technologies, which is very comfortable for city rides. This is an option for those who value aesthetics most.

  11. NIU NGT
  12. NIU NGT

    Autonomy: 70 km

    Max speed: 70 km/h

    Power: 4,2 kW

    Weight: 115 kg

    NIU is one of the most advanced electric scooter companies in the world. The NGT has a top speed of 70 km/h, making it a city electric scooter. The NGT has a 3 kW Bosch engine, which is more powerful than most urban electric scooters.

    The NIU NGT includes two interchangeable batteries made with Panasonic cells. The 14 kg (31 lb) batteries are each 60 V and 35 Ah (2.1 kWh). This brings the total capacity to 4.2 kWh, which is also relatively high for electric scooters.

  13. VICTORY EMPULSE TT
  14. VICTORY EMPULSE TT

    Autonomy: 225 km

    Maximal speed: 160 km/h

    Power: 40 kW

    Weight: 178 kg

    Victory Motorcycles is another popular brand. The American motorcycle manufacturer is one of the most serious competitors to Harley. They are owned by Polaris, which also has an Indian under its wing. In fact, Victory makes motorcycles very similar to Indian models, but with a more personalized look.

  15. DOOHAN iTank
  16. DOOHAN iTank

    Autonomy: 70 km

    Max speed: 45 km/h

    Power: 1.5 kW

    Weight: 99 kg

    The Doohan iTank is one of the unusual electric scooters, worth trying. It’s a three-wheel stand that tilts up to 30º in either direction, helping it ride like a regular scooter and turn very accurately. The three-wheel design is more stable than a typical two-wheeled scooter and also offers quicker stops thanks to three dual-piston hydraulic brakes. Front and rear hydraulic suspension are also standard on the iTank.

  17. ENERGICA EGO
  18. ENERGICA EGO

    Autonomy: 149 km.

    Top speed: 240 km/h

    Power: 100kW

    Weight: 265 kg

    A very stylish and sleek Italian electric motorcycle, which is definitely worth its high price. This superbike was one of the first serious electric bikes, developed by a team of Le Mans and F1 engineers who specialize in fast prototypes for big teams.

    The 100 kW engine comes with synchronous oil cooling and 195 N*m of torque. It reaches 100 km/h in three seconds and has a top speed of 240 km/h.

  19. LIGHTNING LS-218
  20. LIGHTNING LS-218

    Autonomy: 160 km

    Top speed: 350 km/h

    Power: 149 kW

    Weight: 224 kg

    The Lightning LS218 is the world’s fastest electric motorcycle. It comes with 150 kW and the electric equivalent of 200 hp and 227 N*m of torque. That’s more than the full fossil fuel-consuming BMW S100RR engine. It also weighs a little less – only 224 kg.

    As the result we get a motorcycle that can break through the 100km/h mark in two seconds, leaving a non-toxic trail behind it.

  21. ZERO SR + POWER TANK
  22. ZERO SR + POWER TANK

    Autonomy: 359 km

    Max speed: 164 km/h

    Power: 52 kW

    Weight: 208 kg

    A good quality and no extra features motorcycles which knows exactly what it does, and does it well. A classic street and city bike, which has a very competitive price, a 359 km autonomy, and a Maximus speed of 164 km/, which is pretty good. A very universal model, which can suit most people’s needs.

  23. ALTA MOTORS REDSHIFT SM
  24. ALTA MOTORS REDSHIFT SM

    Autonomy: 80.47 km

    Max Speed: 129 km/h

    Power output: 31 kW

    Weight: 125 kg

    A really good Electric motocross bike, Alta Motors Redshift SM will surprise you with its comfort and speed. It can reach speeds of up to 129 km/h and can go up to 80 km without recharging. This bike will seem appealing to many, offering a price that rivals many conventional motorcycles on the market.