VIDEO!! Electric Bike Tops 200 MPH!

watch?v=V9FOnkSLFBw&feature=youtube_gdata_player SAN CARLOS, Calif., Aug. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightning Motorcycle set a new land speed record by becoming the first electric motorcycle … [Read more...]

Mission Motors Wins at US Grand Prix

Mission R wins TTXGP / FIM e-Power race at Laguna Seca, sets another Electric Vehicle Track Record Monterey, Calif. - July 25, 2011 - Yesterday at the Red Bull US Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway … [Read more...]

Electric car maker Tesla Motors to raise up to $214.3M


PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. says it plans to raise up to $214.3 million by selling common stock, partly to fund development of a crossover vehicle as it seeks to … [Read more...]

Racing Legend Mark Blackwell Joins Zero Motorcycles


Racing Legend and Veteran Industry Executive to Provide Advice and Counsel to Management Team through Rapid Growth of Company. SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (May 11, 2011) – Zero Motorcycles, the global … [Read more...]

Brammo To Unveil Six-Speed E-Bikes


Electric Motorcycle Company Partners with S.M.R.E.; New Models Feature Manual Transmission Brammo, Inc., a global leader in the electric vehicle industry, and S.M.R.E. Engineering, a leading … [Read more...]

Amarok P1 electric racing motorcycle


Another hat has been thrown into the electric motorcycle ring. The Amarok (Inuit for wolf) PI racer, built by Canadian designer Michael Uhlarik, has their sites set on the Moto GP class. Weighing … [Read more...]

2011 EV Cup – The World’s First Electric Vehicle Racing Series


LONDON (April 27, 2011) – The EV Cup, the world’s first racing series exclusively featuring zero-emission electric vehicles, today released its finalised dates and circuits for its inaugural 2011 … [Read more...]

US Motorcycle Sales Increase; Scooter Sales Jump 50%, Dual-Sports 25%

Motorcycle sales rose 7.2 percent in the first quarter of 2011, according to the Motorcycle Industry Council's Retail Sales Report, which tracks sales among 18 leading brands being sold in the … [Read more...]

Every Day is Earth Day – on a Motorcycle!

It’s Earth Day 2011! As conservation takes center stage, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) wants to remind everyone of the environmental benefits of commuting and traveling on a … [Read more...]

REPORT: 138 Million Electric Motorcycles and Scooters on Road by 2017

As electric passenger cars become increasingly familiar to consumers around the world, electric motorcycles and scooters are also growing in popularity.  According to a new report from Pike Research, … [Read more...]