Electric motorcycle Saietta R accelerates to 100 km/h in less than four seconds
The British company Agility Motors taking pre-orders for unique bike Saietta R, which will ship in 2014.
Manufacturer bike characterizes as "next generation sports city electric motorcycle". Saietta translated from Italian as "thunderbolt". Bike is really fast: acceleration from zero to 100 km / h takes 3.9 seconds.
"Heart" bike - DC motor, 72 kW power outstanding (96.5 horsepower). Torque of 127 newton meters is transmitted to the rear wheel.
Block of lithium-ion batteries have the capacity 9,64-11 kWh It is alleged that charge lasts a maximum of 180 kilometers, which is more than enough for everyday city driving.
Batteries can withstand up to 1000 charge cycles to 80% capacity. In other words, the owner of the bike will be able to overcome a total of about 130 thousand kilometers before the power supply needs to be replaced.
The onboard 1.5-kilowatt charger allows you to fully fill the reserve energy for 8 hours. Optionally available system fast charging Fast Charge Pack.
It is alleged that Saietta R - is the first electric car built on the chassis of a supporting framework of composite materials. For a quick stop when driving at high speeds is responsible effective braking system.
Motorcycle is available for pre-order in four colors: black, white, red and blue. Price Saietta R is about 23,000 U.S. dollars.
12-08-2013 09:12 AM # ADS