Category Archives: MOTORCYCLES

Two-wheel engine or electric powered vehicle that can go pretty fast and sometimes exist in three or four wheels form.

Ural Goes Electric, Starting With This Electric Motorcycle With Sidecar

The first time when write about Ural Motorcycles way back in 2012 and this motorcycle maker best known for its motorcycle with sidecar wasn’t on our sight until last month when someone turned one into a mobile cafe. Today, Ural has our attention again – thanks to the an Ural All-electric Prototype… with a sidecar. We do not know if it is the first, but my guts say it is. Continue reading Ural Goes Electric, Starting With This Electric Motorcycle With Sidecar

This Is Harley Davidson’s Production-ready LiveWire Electric Bike

Just a few months ago, we heard that Harley-Davidson’s first all-electric two-wheelers is set to tear up the roads in 2019 and at last week’s EICMA Show, the American bike maker brought along a production version – now with dabs of orange paint job. Along with the production-ready model, Harley-Davidson also brought to the table some specification and details. Well, not so much of specifications to talk about, really, but it does have some details. Continue reading This Is Harley Davidson’s Production-ready LiveWire Electric Bike

Husqvarna Introduces First Electric Bike And New Gorgeous Models

Husqvarna Motorcycles, best known for their off-road dirt bikes, is finally getting into the electric bike game and it is starting with this little guy called EE 5. EE 5 takes is of a typical scrambler design with knobby tires, high-end chassis based on race proven technology, ergonomic bodywork with adjustable seat height, and WP suspension. It looks like what Husqvarna Motorcycles regular off-road two-wheelers, but only smaller and it is fully electric. Continue reading Husqvarna Introduces First Electric Bike And New Gorgeous Models

Meet The First Motorcycle With Bodywork Made Of Copper

What happens when a designer worked with a furniture maker to design a motorcycle? Well, the result is this gorgeous motorcycle called Trimarchi Samotracia Copper Motorbike. This radical (but necessarily practical, if I may add) motorcycle is designed for Italian furniture maker De Castelli for this year’s Milan Design Week. The focus is not what goes beyond the stunning copper body; the focal point is the body. Never mind that it is not aerodynamically sound, the angular form and the copper gave it a look that I just can’t take my eyes off. Continue reading Meet The First Motorcycle With Bodywork Made Of Copper

See See Motorcycles’ Ural Is A Literal Cafe Racer, Because Coffee Machine

Cafe racer is lightweight and often lightly powered motorcycle that is characterized by speed and agility and at one point in the 60s, bikers started using cafe racer to make quick rides between cafe (or cafe hopping, as some prefer to call it). Those what you and I know about cafe racers, but now, a custom bike maker See See Motorcycles, over in Oregon kind of take cafe racer a little more literally. How? By installing a coffee machine in a Ural sidecar. Continue reading See See Motorcycles’ Ural Is A Literal Cafe Racer, Because Coffee Machine

Harley-Davidson’s First Electric Motorcycle Will Be Launch In 2019

American bike maker, Harley-Davidson, first unveiled its plan to get into the electric movement with Project LiveWire back in 2014. Fast forward to 2018, the company confirms that the 2014 concept will be available as soon as next year. However, while there is light at the end of the tunnel for the 4-year-old concept, details remain scarce at this point. Words had it that it will be a connected bike with connectivity between your smartphone and the motorcycle via Bluetooth technology, allowing you to take calls, leverage on the smartphone’s navigation app and whatnot. Continue reading Harley-Davidson’s First Electric Motorcycle Will Be Launch In 2019

Pocket Rocket Is An Electric Bike Like You Never Seen Before

What’s your impression of electric motorcycles? They look like ordinary motorcycles but powered by electric motor? You are not wrong. But that is set to change with Stuttgart-based electric bike maker Sol Motor’s Pocket Rocket. It may look like an ebike with a design similar to Uni Micro’s newest example, but it is not. It is way too fast to be an ebike and it isn’t a moped either, cos’ it has no pedals. But then again, it isn’t fast enough to be a full-fledged electric motorcycle. Continue reading Pocket Rocket Is An Electric Bike Like You Never Seen Before

Image: Troy Corser And Herbert Schwab Astride A BMW R 57 Kompressor At Goodwood Revival

An image showing Australian racing legend Troy Corser and Herbert Schwab riding on a BMW R 57 Kompressor to an overall win at the Barry Sheen Memorial Trophy at Goodwood Revival. The first race on that Saturday saw the duo coming in at third place after a false start, but on the second race on Sunday, Corser and Schwab took the chequered flag. Continue reading Image: Troy Corser And Herbert Schwab Astride A BMW R 57 Kompressor At Goodwood Revival

You Heard Of Autonomous Cars, Now Meet The Autonomous Motorcycle

Autonomous cars are not new, but an autonomous motorcycle? Well, that’s new and kind of bizarre too. Bizarre because, a motorcycle making the journey without a person makes it look like scene from Scooby-Doo. But rest assure, BMW self-riding motorcycle is anything but supernatural. So, yeah. Self-riding motorcycle is a thing now and apparently, it has been in the development for the past two years. BMW posted a video of it in action and it looks totally unreal. Continue reading You Heard Of Autonomous Cars, Now Meet The Autonomous Motorcycle

Hera Is Curtiss’ All-Electric Motorcycle That Has “V8 Battery”

Do you know Curtiss Motorcycle Company? No? How about Confederate Motorcycles then? Curtiss Motorcycles was formerly known as Confederate Motorcycles, the company that made ridiculously good-looking two-wheelers. Now that you know that, you also need to know it now makes electric motorcycles and the ride here, called Hera, is the company’s upcoming all-electric flagship that boasts the “world’s first V8 battery.” Continue reading Hera Is Curtiss’ All-Electric Motorcycle That Has “V8 Battery”