Expensive Electric motorcycles coming soon
If you're into being green, but prefer motorcycles over cars Brammo has announced the availability and pricing for its coming Empulse electric motorcycles. The Empulse comes in a standard and an R version that share the same suspension, and drive train. The difference comes in the body panels between the two versions.
The R version of the Empulse gets carbon fiber bodywork compared to the standard version's plastic bodywork. Both bikes have adjustable suspensions and are capable of 100 mph top speed. Each also has a six-speed gearbox and recharge time of 3.5 hours. The R version will cost $18,995 and will launch in June and the base version will be $16,995 will launch in Q1 2013. The battery pack takes 3.5 hours to charge it has a 100-mile range.