Electric KTM dirtbike
198 pounds, 30-ish horsepower, 90 minutes riding time... ~$13,000
Originally Posted by skid=mark
KTM is operating a prototype electric m/c now, and there are a couple in the US, with a fair number of "homebuilts" on YouTube. I agree--it is probably coming. I am absolutely positive I will sorely miss the sound and smell of a well-running 2 stroke...
Scary because they can be as fast as a regular m/c with an IC engine, BUT SILENT. Not sure I like the idea of somebody coming up on me at Mach 2 in virtual SILENCE. I am wondering if they will have some type of fake engine noise...
2012 Husaberg TE300: If some is good, more is bettah...
2007 Suzuki DR650: ...SuMo or dirt--can't decide
2010 Ducati Hypermotard and 1974 Kawasaki H-2 750
Anybody can go fast in a straight line...
skid=mark screwed with this post 09-22-2012 at 01:27 PM