News 2011 Zero DS Motorcycle | Quick Look

2011 Zero DS Motorcycle | Quick Look

2011 Zero Electric Motorcycle

Every year Zero gets closer to the motorcycle end of the motorcycle/ mountain-bike hybrid design that has defined the brand.

For 2011, the Zero DS has a 17-inch front tire and 16-inch rear, not quite the 21/18 combo we expect on a full-size dual-sport bike.The suspension is also slightly downsized.

The result is a fun-to-ride machine that still has the feel of something related to a mountain bike.

Thanks to its electric motor, there are places you can ride it where a gasoline-powered motorcycle will not be welcome.

2011 Zero DS Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: Electric
  • WHEELBASE: 57.8 inches
  • RAKE: 24 degrees
  • CURB WEIGHT: 277 pounds
  • PRICE: $9995

For a look into the entire 2011 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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Don Williams
Don Williams
With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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