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A dynamic side view of Harley Davidson's first custom LiveWire One electric motorcycle, created by JVB-Moto

As if we didn’t see this one coming.  America’s beloved motorcycle manufacturer has just gone and dropped a commissioned custom LiveWire One – and the electric motorcycle will be built as a limited edition signature bike for the masses.  According to both AutoEvolution and Bike Exif, the custom job on Harley Davidson‘s first electric motorcycle …

A side view of the Tardigrade - a space motorcycle concept from German Design studio Hookie

Here at wBW, it is our pleasure and obsession to find the newest of the new; not only to write on the doings of major motorcycle manufacturers like Harley-Davidson, KTM, Honda, and Yamaha but also to bring to light the coolest cats from the farthest reaches of the interweb – and we have a particular …

A view of the Honda swappable batteries that will be used in the new SMBC swappable battery system

KTM, Honda, Piaggio, and Yamaha have officially signed an agreement that proves the four companies to be in full tilt toward creating a battery swapping system for the moto community. Together, they make up the founding members of the Swappable Batteries Motorcycle Consortium (SBMC) – a syndicate passionate about renewable energy and how it could …

A side view of the prototype for ALYI's Electric Motorcycle

The EV industry today is, in a nutshell, stunted.  Sure, we’ve got some amazing bikes coming out in the coming year – motorcycles like Damon’s fashionably late Hypersport lineup and the budget-friendly SONDORS MetaCycle, as well as a few other cool cats that have kept the showroom interesting (Harley Davidson LiveWire One, Zero Motorcycles Lineup).  Still, …

A view of the front of the Zero SR/F, complete with the all-new Quickstrike Package installed.

Limited Edition, unlimited precision.  When Zero Motorcycles first released their SR/F Model, the bike community went a little mad.  Sure, the electric motorcycle had a wee bit to be improved upon when compared to its fossil fuel siblings, but man – it felt good to cheer on a bike that was breaking records in the …

A front view of a model riding the SONDORS Metacycle

Electric vehicle manufacturer SONDORS has been preparing their upcoming electric motorcycle for the market – and with an impressive bang-for-buck aesthetic, buyers are curious to see how the SONDORS Metacycle will hold up to the daily commute life. According to a report from ElecTrek, SONDORS anticipated releasing the MetaCycle in 2021 – and despite the …

a frontal view of a character in

For those of you who were able to squeeze into a theatre in the past couple of weeks, you might have seen the new action movie ‘Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins’. 43% on Rotten Tomatoes…not too bad, but you know that’s not why we’re writing this.  We’re more interested in the beautiful electric machines that …

a front-side view of the Zero FXE being tested out by a rider

With countries like America and Canada promising net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, it’s no wonder that more and more motorcycle companies are getting on the energy-efficient bandwagon. Torque remains a huge priority, and the main problem to solve has been power management in an engine that faces more and more limitations. While the battle for …

A press release photo of lightning motorcycles collaborating with Arcimoto

Arcimoto Inc. and Lightning Motorcycles have just made a pact to create the world’s fastest tilting trike – and both companies are stacked to succeed. The collaborative effort is live as of today, with both companies hoping to blast through a few records in the process. I know what you’re thinking.  “Why on earth would I want …

A rider trying out The Grunt, an electric off-roading motorcycle made by Volcon Powersports

With energy efficiency on the rise, it was only a matter of time before an American somebody decided to marry off-roading elements with clean energy in pursuit of the ultimate motorcycle mountain goat – and Volcon Powersports has done just that with the release of their electric motorcycle lineup.    Purported on their website as …

The LiveWire from Harley Davidson

Someone just slipped out the name of Harley Davidson’s new Electric Motorcycle – and we’re not mad at it.  Meet Harley Davidson’s new LiveWire motorcycle: The LiveWire One.  According to MCN, the information came via a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) file that Harley-Davidson submitted to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA).  The files …

An image of Brussels, Belgium

A report from RideApart has shone a bit of light on the mechanics behind the UK’s target of reducing emissions by 2035 – and the results are rather impressive. Europe has taken some pretty extreme measures over the years to cut down on pollution – and with low-emission rates gaining in popularity, they are keen …

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