According to Honda’s head of motorcycle operations, Tatsuhiro Oyama, the lithium-ion battery powered motorcycle will target corporate customers which may include Japan Post and delivery companies, the bike will debut in Japan next year. Oyama, made the announcement on August 1st at a test drive event in Motegi, Japan. Honda started building a battery factory […]
An In-Depth Look At The Brammo Empulse + Video
The Brammo Empulse is a technological wonder in the electric motorcycle world. With over 100 years of development, we’re largely familiar with how an internal combustion engine works. But if you’ve been wondering how an e-bike converts electricity into wheel-spinning power, Brian Wismann is here to show you.
In this video, Wismann goes over the critical elements of the Brammo Empulse with this cutaway model shown at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013. He dissects the entire bike, explaining terms like battery cells, electric motors, motor controllers, and more, to give you an idea of just how different e-bikes are compared to their gas counterparts.