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Talking to Zero Motorcycles’ CEO and taking home the 2020 SR/F

The motorcycle industry is shifting to electric. Harley-Davidson signaled the trend this year, becoming the first big gas manufacturer to release a street-legal e-motorcycle in the U.S., the LiveWire.

Supercross’s anticipated EV class not ready for primetime in 2020

Motorcycle racing series Supercross isn’t quite ready to add an EV class. The sport — where riders race high-performance machines on jump-filled stadium tracks — currently fields only gas-po

Harley pulls plug on LiveWire production shortly after EV debut

Harley-Davidson has halted production and delivery of its first electric motorcycle, the LiveWire, after discovering what the Milwaukee-based manufacturer described as a non-standard condition. Harle

Supercross to debut first EV class and tap startups to go digital

Motorcycle racing series Supercross will add e-motos and more digitization to its franchise (aided by startups) in the near future, according to Director of Operations David Prater. The sport — wher

Zero Motorcycles leads in electric motorcycles as BRP scoops up Alta’s remains

As the mobility world awaits Harley Davidson’s EV debut, there’s plenty of motion in the e-moto startup space. Zero Motorcycles unveiled its new 110 horsepower SR/F model in New York this week, of

Harley-Davidson reveals more about its push into electric vehicles

Harley Davidson released new specs for its electric motorcycle and pulled the covers off the concept designs for its electric bicycle and scooter as the company's push into electrifying its product li

Tarform debuted new e-motorcycles, but is there a US market?

With more failures in the electric motorcycle industry than going concerns and a contracting American motorcycle market, now would seem to be an odd time to launch a new bike into the EV arena. But T

Harley Davidson’s EV debut could electrify the motorcycle industry

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Zero Motorcycles CTO Abe Askenazi on the future of two-wheeled EVs

Electric cars and buses have already begun to take over the world, but the motorcycle industry has been much slower to put out all-electric and hybrid models. TechCrunch recently caught up with Zero M

A first look at the Alta Motors all-electric-motorcycle factory

Motorcycle makers Alta Motors have opened the doors to their new factory in Brisbane, California, and TechCrunch was on the scene for a first look. A quick trip from downtown San Francisco, the factor

Zero Motorcycles Raises Another $17 Million To Make More Electric Bikes Domestically

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0004/6594/46594v1-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2"></img> <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/zero-motorcycles/">Zero Motorcycles</a> in Sa

All Electric Bike Makers, Zero Motorcycles, Raise Another $2.4 Million

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0004/6594/46594v1-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2"></img> A Santa Cruz-based electric motorcycle manufacturer, Zero Motorcycles, raised another

Zero Motorcycles Kicks It Into Gear With $5.5 Million Series A

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/zero-s-right_full-fa-215x130.jpg" width="215" height="130" />California-based <a href="http://www.zeromotorcycles.com/">Zero Motorcycles</a> h

Zero MX: electric motocross track bike

Now that it’s summer and time to frolic outside, it’s time to ride dirt bikes, right? Of course it is, but let’s try and keep the environment clean and quiet this summer. Zero Motorcycles announ