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Old 02-09-2020, 04:33 AM   #1
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Wanting to learn and discuss the pro's and con's of electric motorcycle. and, what models are available NOW and planned by the manufacturers. Sincerely, Chris & Maggie from Kansas City
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Old 02-09-2020, 08:49 AM   #2
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Pros:
-Quite
-Easy to operate

Cons:
-Very expensive
-Heavy
-Limited range (most only go 100 miles)
-Steep depreciation
-Slow (compared to bikes with engines)
-Not as exciting as bikes with engines

Zero, Harley Livewire,

There is the Lightfighter LFR19 that is an electric race bike, the battery is just big enough to last one race; this makes it relatively light for an electric bike and can win against normal bikes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0x_...bDM_lDVfFFQGxM
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Old 02-09-2020, 01:11 PM   #3
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The Isle of Man TT has had a race for electric bikes since 2010. The 2019 race was won at a speed of 121.91 mph for the 37.733 mile one lap race.
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