Category Archives: Zero Motorcycles

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 Beginner’s Guide to Electric Vehicle Charging

This post will describe how electric vehicles “refuel”, outline the choices for EV recharging, list which EVs can use each, and show how you can find recharging opportunities while out and about. Continue reading

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My June distraction…

Sure, I can only go about 60 highway miles at a time, but I can take advantage of many Level 2 charging stations around the Puget Sound. Continue reading

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2014 Zero S test ride, part 3

Test Ride, Leg 5: From street to highway This leg was intended specifically for experiencing highway handling.  Heading over from 99 to I-5 was full of anticipation.  Would the bike accelerate as smoothly and easily as I’d heard?  Would I … Continue reading

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2014 Zero S test ride, part 2

Sunday, April 13, 2014 Test Ride, Leg 2:  0-30 mph downhill stop, continued Where I left off, we were talking about the downhill stop sign at the bottom of Blue Ridge Drive.  This was leg 2 of the planned route. … Continue reading

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Had a great test ride on a 2014 Zero S electric motorcycle today!

Saturday, April 12, 2014 I visited Vespa Lynnwood this weekend to take advantage of the good weather and their latest demo motorcycle, the all-electric Zero S.  Fortunately, their demo model is the yellow one, the color I prefer of the … Continue reading

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“It’s Just Better”

Seven motorcyclists take their first ride on an electric motorcycle. See how their opinion changes.

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