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A view of the Maeving RM1 Electric motorcycle featuring swappable batteries

She’s Classic, She’s Old-School, and She’s Clean As A Whistle British startup brand Maeving is wowing the masses with their new electric brainchild – and it’s the first pretty bike I’ve seen that boasts a dual-battery system. (Pretty sure that’s why the 2021 models have already sold out, too…) Let’s get into it.  Source: Maeving.com …

A Zero Motorcycle with a rider stride in front of a desert-like topography

There’s a lot at play in today’s motorcycle market when it comes to alternative fuel options.  On the one side, we have the solid, stalwart fossil fuel lovers – the majority of us, I imagine, aboard the usual ICE-blessed Kawasaki, Triumph, Harley-Davidson, Yamaha, KTM, Honda and Suzuki.  Why do we love to play with petrol? You’ll …

Damon HyperSport

Big Things on the Horizon for Damon Motorcycles Sitting at a table in the Damon Motorcycles lab and design center wearing a snug-fitting sweater Jay Giraud looked 100 percent the tech company CEO that he is. A clay model of the HyperSport sat in the background over his right shoulder and a prototype of the …

White-Motorcycle-Concepts-WCM250EV-7.

White Motorcycle Concepts (WMC) is a British firm looking to break the electric motorcycle land speed record. The WMC250EV is the prototype that will attempt the feat, and now, under 3 months since it was first revealed, it has already made considerable strides in testing. The White Motorcycle Concepts team aims to cross the 250mph …

A side view of two riders astride their Energica Ego motorcycles

A financial technology company called Ideanomics wants to buy out more of Energica Motor Company S.p.A. – and the electric two-wheeled industry will be sure to benefit from the arrangement.  The report from Yahoo! Finance has come hard on the heels of Ideanomics recently stating that they will soon be increasing their stakeholder shares in …

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 …

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