"We are very pleased to assist Brammo in their racing debut" said Andy Leisner, Managing Partner of Hardcard.
Founder and CEO of Brammo, Craig Bramscher said, "Our goal with Team Brammo Enertia Best Buy Racing is to explore future capabilities, technologies and features of the production-based Enertia electric motorcycle and the future of the Brammo product line.
The world's first no-emissions motorcycle race is now just hours away as the 23 teams from around the world hit the track tomorrow, June 12. For additional information about the event, visit www.ttxgp.com.
Zero Carbon Electric Motorcycles
The electric bikes competing in the TTXGP, the world's first zero carbon eGrandPrix, have completed the race. In the BEST BUY PRO Class, UK/India-based team Agni with rider Rob Barber secured first place with a time of 25mins 53secs and an average speed of 87.434mph. In the OPEN class US based electric motorsport secured the win with rider Chris Heath secured first place with a time of 34mins 17secs and an average speed of 66.022 mph.
The Brammo bikes reached top speeds exceeding 102 MPH, amongst the fastest in the field, and turned consistent average race lap speeds of over 75 MPH.
Zero Motorcycles today introduced the Zero DS, a fully electric dual sport motorcycle that can be ridden anywhere from the city street, to a gravel road, to a dirt trail. Zero has equipped its latest model with aggressive suspension, rugged wheels and dual sport tires to efficiently move riders over any surface. The Zero DS is a high performance motorcycle that is powered by Zero Motorcycles' industry leading Z-Force drivetrain.
Electric Motocross Action
Click video to see Zero Motorcycles Australia let Cody Mackie and Benny Foster from Dirt Action Magazine loose on the Kembla MX Track to try out the new Zero MX Electric Motorcycles.
The amendment was included in HR 3246, the Advanced Vehicle Technology Act and passed the House on September 16, 2009, 312-114.
For the EV industry this will allow, for the first time, two wheel vehicles to benefit from federal Department of Energy funding.
Starting on Tuesday, October 13, two of Brammo's star engineers - Brian Wismann and Aaron Bland, will embark on a 10-day trip - coined "Shocking Obama: Brammo's journey to present our President with the most energy efficient electric vehicle in America." While on this journey through America's heartland, Brian and Aaron will educate people about the benefits of electric bikes and advocate for the Advan
Be one of the first to test ride the all-new fully electric motorcycle, the Zero S, this Sunday, October 18, 2009! Zero Motorcycles will be offering demo rides from 8am to 6pm at Hollywood Electrics. Electric motorcycle demos will be available by appointment only and begin at 8am every hour on the hour with refreshments offered all day.
Street and Dirt Riding Action
Click video to see the 2009 Zero DS Electric Motorcycle in action. The latest addition to Zero Motorcycles lineup is a fully electric plug-in dual sport (DS) motorcycle. In this video you will see riding shots of the new 2009 Zero DS Electric Motorcycle both on and off-road.
"Zero Motorcycles and AMPLE share a common goal of expanding the electric vehicle movement globally," says John Lloyd, VP of World Wide Sales of Zero Motorcycles.