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Limited to just 40-units worldwide, the Mission Motorcycle RS is an electric cycle to be reckoned with. It’s powered by an electric motor that’s equivalent to 160hp and 120 ft/lbs of torque from 0 rpm, rocketing it to 60mph in just 3-seconds, with a top speed of 150mph. Continue reading for a video and more information.
The bike is so fast that “Piloted by Steve Rapp, the Mission RS dominated the 2011 FIM/TTXGP at Laguna Seca, finishing the 8 lap race 39.9 seconds ahead of the second-place finisher. Rapp’s qualifying lap time of 1:31.3 broke all previous electric vehicle records at Laguna Seca.” All this with zero emissions, barely any engine noise and a real world range of about 140 miles.