Latest Electric motorcycles and scooters Stories

2011-03-17 07:00:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry announced today it has raised $26 million in additional financing from its investor group, led by Invus, LP.

2011-02-08 07:00:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zero Motorcycles today announced its highly anticipated 2011 product line alongside a strategy for continued leadership of the global electric motorcycle industry.

2011-01-31 15:48:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Major product brands as well as celebrities are beginning to appreciate that electric bicycles are fun, practical and environmentally sustainable transportation. Examples of major brand names include the new Tommy Bahama® and Ferrari®.

2010-11-04 18:00:00

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Remy Electric Motors, LLC, has been named the new electric motor supplier to ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP).

2010-09-15 14:00:00

ASHLAND, Ore. and SINGAPORE, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Brammo, Inc.

2010-08-04 11:40:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, was recently awarded a $900,000 grant from the California Energy Commission to begin development of a new advanced compact electric powertrain project.

2010-07-20 06:00:00

ASHLAND, Ore., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Brammo, Inc. announced today that former AMA champion Aaron Gobert will be riding their Empulse RR race bike in the forthcoming FIM e-Power race on July 25th.

2010-07-15 09:00:00

ASHLAND, Ore., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Brammo, Inc. announced today it will begin production of an electric sportbike, calling it the "Empulse." Brammo demonstrated a pre-production prototype today and all three production models of the Empulse will be capable of sustaining 100 mph.

2010-07-15 06:10:00

Yamaha Motor Company Limited of Japan on Wednesday unveiled a zero-emission electric motor scooter for use in the city that it is boasting can travel five times farther than a gasoline model for the same cost.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.