Category Archives: Comparing

The Electric Motorcycles on Display at The November 2014 International Motorcycle Show in Seattle

[Updated to mention the incredible attention our e-motorcycles received from passers-by in the parking garage.] In this post about the motorcycle show: Only one electric motorcycle seen, and it wasn’t for sale Special parking kindly set aside for recharging electric … Continue reading

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A Zero electric motorcycle shows up at a race track and wows the crowd A mystery rider on a stealthy Zero showed up at the Supermoto USA event in Atwater, California, last weekend and put on quite a show. Read … Continue reading

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Comparing the 2013 and 2014 Brammo Empulse and Empulse R

This week, Brammo announced their 2014 model year Empulse and Empulse R, so I was curious about what changed. Not much has changed, and what did change isn’t enough to convince someone sitting on the fence.  For the same price, … Continue reading

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Behind the purchase decision

So far, the blog has been a mix of posts about the vehicles we have and the vehicles that interest us.  I hope that you’re finding value in the stories about what life is like with an electric vehicle. What … Continue reading

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A review of the all-electric, all-weather Nucleus by Electro Force Cycles

The pitch Think you can’t take part in decreasing the nation’s dependence on foreign oil? Want to support a local Washington business? Want to glide quietly along scenic Pacific Northwest roads, sneaking up on wildlife without leaving a smelly eco-footprint? … Continue reading

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Comparison: Brammo Empuse R vs. Zero S And finally, what I’ve been waiting for, a comparison between Brammo’s and Zero’s electric motorcycles.  I love my Current Motor Super Scooter, but I’m always pushing it to its limits.  Flooring it in a … Continue reading

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Comparison: Chevy Volt hybrid vs. Tesla S all-electric What with more choices of hybrids and all-electrics these days, real people (not just professional racers) are starting to publish their impressions and comparisons.  This is the first I’ve read comparing a … Continue reading

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