Escaping the heat, on our new Santa Cruz Hightower CC test sled The post Weekend Warrior: Where Are You Riding This Weekend? appeared first on Mountain Bike Action Magazine.
THE NEW ZERO Zero Motorcycles announced their newest electric motorcycle called the SR/F. It’s all new and will be available next year. The bike is stunning, and not just in looks. It offers a staggering 110 horsepower, 140 pound-feet of torque, an electronically limited top speed of 120 mph and 161 miles (claimed) of range. It starts at $18,995. For comparison, the upcoming release of the Harley-Davidson Livewire will offer 74 horsepower, 54 pound-feet of torque and will cost some $10,000 more. It’s a ground-up build, starting five years ago with a clean sheet of paper, but using what Zero has learned in 13-plus years of building electric bikes. It has improvements that they couldn’t fit into their existing bikes. They’re using a new, bigger ZF75-10 motor, with a new controller and Bosch Motorcycle Stability Control to offer more power and greater efficiency from the 14.4-kWh battery, which is openly displayed in the frame. The new display is connected to your phone, so you can record and share your rides, get an alert if you’re away from the bike ,and if it falls over or gets moved, and even alert others if you crash. With a level 2 charger, Zero says the SR/F can be charged to 95-percent capacity in one hour. www.zeromotorcycles.com THERE ARE SO MANY WAYS TO GET ELECTRIC BIKE ACTION In print, from the Apple newsstand, or on your Android device, from Google. Available from the Apple Newsstand for reading on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. Subscribe Here For more subscription information contact (800) 767-0345 Got something on your mind? Let us know at hi-torque.com The post The New Zero Motorcycle appeared first on Electric Bike Action.
Dunder Mifflin meets Niner Bikes as Damian Groves picks up his new Niner Rip 9 RDO.( Photos: 10 )