Cake Bukk Electric Off-road Performance Motorcycle

If you like tearing down the dirt road in the backcountry, you probably want to do it emission-free. If you dig that, Sweden-based electric bike company Cake has just the ride for you. Announced in recent months is the new Bukk platform, a highly customizable version of the Limited Edition Bukk electric off-road performance motorcycle launched late last year.

Cake Bukk Electric Off-road Performance Motorcycle

The new Bukk is outfitted with an electric drivetrain that delivers a category-leading power-to-weight ratio. The robust off-road two-wheeler is just 89 kilograms (195 lbs) light – courtesy of the forged aluminum frame and CAKE-designed components – and is powered by “Jante”, Cake’s newly developed Internal Permanent Magnet (IPM) motor.

“Jante” has a max output of 16 kW and 456 Nm (336 lb-ft) of torque, which enables the 0-45 km/h (28 mph) sprint in 2.15 seconds and tops out at over 90 km/h (56 mph). But here’s the catch. The aforementioned numbers are those from the Bukk Power Light.

Cake Bukk Electric Off-road Performance Motorcycle

Speaking of which, the new Bukk is also available in Bukk Superlight (13kW) but whichever you go with, you can choose between pure off-road or street-legal versions or both. As far as the Super Light goes, it offers an instant torque of 366 Nm (270 lb-ft), 0-45 km/h acceleration in 2.57 seconds.

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The new Bukk is outfitted with a 2.9 kWh battery that charges to 80% in a little over 1.5 hours and for racing, a rapid locking mechanism allows for tool-free battery swaps in under 30 seconds.

The new Bukk also offers three fully configurable ride modes and if you are willing to part with a little more money, you can enable the advanced bike settings for US$200, Speaking of money, the Cake Bukk is available now to buy with a starting price of US$10,270.

Cake Bukk Electric Off-road Performance Motorcycle

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