Of the 25 best inventions of 2013, Time magazine has placed the Mission R electric motorcycle in the number 7 spot. Time’s reasoning is fairly straight-forward: 160 hp, 0-60 in under three seconds, 150 mph top speed, and 140-mile range. The clincher, and what cements the Mission’s spot on Time’s list, is all of this […]
Matt ‘The Right Stuff’ Dieckmann Tribute [video]
Matt Dieckmann, 29, of Santa Rosa, Calif., one of the pioneers in competitive electric motorcycle racing was tragically killed in a traffic accident while on his electric motorcycle back on August 30th. The people at TTXGP racing series have put together this video tribute in his honor.
Electric motorcycle builder Travis Gintz has set up a fund to help cover Dieckmann’s funeral expenses. Any money left over will be put into a fund to support grassroots electric motorcycle racing.
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