“Not only is Icon’s involvement important for Brammo, it’s also important for the sport of electric motorcycle racing,” states Brammo designer Brian Wismann. “Here is a brand that is known for being innovative and different, stepping up to support an … Continued
Here’s a sneak preview of Lightning’s 2012 TTXGP race bike. They haven’t released details yet, but this thing looks fast, passing ICE 600s and 1,000s as it completes a lap of California’s Chuckwalla Valley Raceway. The TTXGP returns to North … Continued
Nope, not the land speed record for electric motorcycles. The land speed record for motorcycles (367mph), period. Don’t laugh, the team behind this effort has already built an electric bike that can do 0-60mph in less than 1 second and … Continued
Let it never be said that Michael Czysz doesn’t value HFL’s community. Yesterday, in our interview with Mission Motors racer Steve Rapp and marketing man David Salguero, T Diver asked Michael for a shot of one of his bikes pulling … Continued
Two weekends ago, San Francisco-based startup Mission Motors made history when rider Steve Rapp lapped Laguna Seca in 1:31.3. That’s a new record for electric vehicles of any kind and would have put them 5th on that weekend’s AMA Supersport … Continued
It’s about to get a lot easier to go electric motorcycle racing. Electric motorcycle manufacturer Brammo has signed a deal to provide race-ready rides for the TTXGP electric racing series for the 2013 season. The bike will be a souped-up … Continued
In this previously unreleased footage from the 2009 TTXGP, a helicopter tracks Rob Barber as he rides the Agni X01 to victory across The Mountain section of the TT course. Consider it a zen-like meditation on the silent performance.