Electric Bikes Debut At Indianapolis Raceway

Electric Bikes Debut At Indianapolis Raceway

Fans of motorsports and green initiatives had been waiting with anticipation for Sunday’s race in Indianapolis. The bikes that competed for victory were all electric, making Sunday the first time the Indianapolis Motor Speedway hosted a completely green race. The FIM eRoadRacing World Cup event took place Sunday afternoon, after the Moto GP competition concluded, […]

Electric Motorcycles To Race Against Gas-Powered Bikes

Electric Motorcycles To Race Against Gas-Powered Bikes

Brammo Electric Motorcycles has received the go-ahead from the AFM, the country’s oldest motorcycle road racing organization, to race against gas-powered machines in a motorsports series. Models like the Brammo Empulse R, Empulse TTX and Empulse RR will be eligible to race for a championship in 2013. While the AFM has not decided which classes the electric bikes can […]

Oregon Startup Gets $13 Million Investment From Polaris

Oregon Startup Gets $13 Million Investment From Polaris

Brammo, a 5-year-old startup electric motorcycle company from Oregon, announced that it received $13 million towards their goal of $45 million in the funding round.

Engineering Undergrads Surprise In TTXGP

Engineering Undergrads Surprise In TTXGP

Electric motorcycle racing is still in its infancy, and one upstart racing outfit is already shocking the established competitors in the new Time Trial Xtreme Grand Prix (TTXGP) electric-only championship.

Brammo Preps Empulse R For Launch

Brammo Preps Empulse R For Launch

The electric motorcycle arena has been getting more crowded lately, but many would consider upstart company Brammo to be near the front – at least when it comes to high-end models.