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Ethec Electric Motorcycle

Tesla may already be developing their own electric motorcycle, but this group of students from two different schools - ETH Zurich and the Zurich Academy of the Arts - have beat the company to it. Called the "Ethec," this bike is powered by 15 kWh lithium ion batteries, alongside an optimized cooling system, to offer an impressive 250-mile range when fully charged. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and information.


Ethec Electric Motorcycle
Ethec Electric Motorcycle
Ethec Electric Motorcycle

"What's even cooler, however, is that this bike features 2WD, including a front hub motor with regenerative braking - so it can charge its own battery when slowing down or going downhill. That means this moto has an effective range of 250 miles per charge, give or take," reports Hi Consumption.










This entry was posted on 06/21 00:00am and is filed under Auto, Motorcycle, Technology .
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