July 4th marks the 50th anniversary of the iconic Steve McQueen film, “The Great Escape,” and to commemorate the golden anniversary of McQueen’s escape attempt from German forces during WWII, McQueen Motorcycle will unveil a special electric motorcycle, the Xscape. The Xscape is scheduled to be McQueen Motorcycle’s first production motorcycle, with cues to incorporate today’s technology […]
The Energica “Ego 45” A Big Hit At 11th Top Marques Monaco Show
At the 2014 Top Marques Monaco luxury lifestyle show, the CRP Group unveiled the Energica Ego 45, an exclusive version of its superbike with unique, highly prestigious features to celebrate the group’s 45th anniversary.
During the event, Energica took the opportunity to showcase a number of innovations used on the Ego, like 3D printing, high-performance Windform materials that are so well known to F1 technical teams, and the ceramic coatings by the British company Zircotec.
Special guests to the Energica booth included well known figures like Prince Albert and former 250cc grand prix world champion, Loris Capirossi.
From here, Energica is going to turn its attention to the United States, where, in July, it will begin the international Where is my EGO Tour of test rides, which will stop off in five of the nation’s biggest cities that are yet to be announced.
To find out more and apply to try out the electric superbike made in Italy, check out the test ride web page: http://www.energicasuperbike.com/where-is-my-ego-tour/.