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2022 ZERO SR MOTORCYCLE

Zero is adding more performance to the 2022 SR with increased battery capacity and more efficient architecture. The SR will get 14.4 kWh and 15.6 kWh battery options and a ZF 75-10 motor maying 74 horsepower and 122 lb-ft of torque, good for speeds of up to 104 MPH. Zero […]

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ZILLERS BMW R 18 MOTORCYCLE

BMW designed the R18 to be customized and wants builders and owners to truly make the bike their own. Based in Russia, Zillers Garage took BMW’s message to heart, creating an art-deco-inspired R 18 that is nearly unrecognizable compared to the base bike. The only hint at its beginnings is […]

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MHC SOKUDO TESLA MOTORCYCLE CONCEPT

Tesla has yet to enter the two-wheeled market, but this collaborative concept rendering by designers Ash Thorpe and Carlos “colorsponge” gives an exciting look at what could be. A suitably angular carbon fiber body hides an extruded aluminum chassis, cradling an electric motor and battery pack. Short USD forks and […]

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DOTTO 1979 HONDA CX500 BIANCANEVE MOTORCYCLE

Dotto Creations founders Francesco Iannuzzi and Gianluca Bartolini met while working for legendary design firm Pininfarina. Dotto’s first project, the Biancaneve, puts the pair’s high design chops on display. Starting with a 1979 Honda CX500 for its unique longitudinal v-twin configuration, the bike was first stripped completely bare and restored. […]

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ITALDESIGN DUCATI 860-E CONCEPT MOTORCYCLE

Ducati itself has been quiet on the electric front, but fellow Italian firm Italdesign decided potentially to speak for them with the 860-E concept. The original 860GT was Ducati’s largest displacement bike at the time, designed as a long-distance, high-speed tourer with bodywork by Georgio Giugiaro, Italdesign’s founder. Italdesign drew […]

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BUSYPEOPLE KTM SCRAMBLER MOTORCYCLE

Based in Mumbai, India, graphic designer Akash Das can’t keep his art in only two dimensions. Das and wife Garima operate BusyPeople as a side project, doing everything from photography to custom motorcycles — one of which is the KTM 390 Duke you see here. Das saw potential in the […]

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TARFORM LUNA MOTORCYCLE

Based in Brooklyn, Tarform has released the production version of its retro-themed electric cafe racer, the Luna. The Luna packs a 55 horsepower motor and 10kWh battery pack, good for up to 120 miles of range, a 3.8-second 0-60 time, and a top speed of 95 MPH. Tarform focused on […]

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ZERO FXE MOTORCYCLE

A collaboration with San Francisco-based Huge Design, Zero’s FXE is a tech-inspired street bike. It’s powered by a 7.2 kWh Li-Ion integrated battery driving a Z-Force 75-5 passively air-cooled brushless motor, a combo that’s good for 46 hp and a city-driving range of 100 miles. Custom LED head and tail […]

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BMW CE 04 ELECTRIC SCOOTER

BMW’s futuristic CE 04 electric scooter is no longer a concept — it will enter production in early 2022. Nearly unchanged from the concept, the CE 04 sports the same forward-looking design and a 42 horsepower electric drivetrain. Made for urban commuting, the CE 04 will have stability and traction control, antilock […]