Zero Motorcycles is recalling 2014 DS, FX, S and SR models because of a manufacturing defect that could cause the motors to seize. According to documents released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the motor’s rotor may come in contact with the stator at sustained maximum rpms. Should the spinning rotor come contact the […]
Custom Electric Motorcycle [video]
Orange County Choppers partners with Siemens
Paul Teutul Sr. from OCC, once again finds himself in the spotlight, this time it’s for building the worlds first totally green custom motorcycle that was commissioned by Siemens. Some features of the bike include: a clutch-less transmission, 27-horsepower engine and a top speed of 100 mph. You can plug the bike into a standard 110-volt plug, takes 5 hours to fully charge and has a 60 mile range on a full charge.
The Siemens Smart Chopper will go on tour this year to help promote green technology and will be auctioned off for charity at some point next year.
See the interview with Paul Teutul Sr. after the jump.
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