How much range is “enough range” for an electric motorcycle? 300 miles? Zaiser Motors thinks so, and that’s what it claims the company’s first model will achieve.
With 300 miles (482 km) of range, Zaiser Motors is hoping it can build an electric motorcycle that competes favorably against gas-powered motorcycles in nearly every metric.
Electric motorcycles are already known to best their gas-powered counterparts when it comes to power and performance, but range and cost are the two main areas where they have yet to reach parity.
The upcoming Zaiser Electrocycle, the first model introduced by the brand, may solve one of the first of those two hurdles. But with an expected price of “less than $25,000”, the second remains to be seen.
Despite the new company’s promises, even the first may be a tall order. Zaiser claims that the Electrocycle (which appears to exist only in renders so far),