Florida Weather

It's been perfect riding weather in Florida, so I went out on a little ride. Check it out: http://freepz.wordpress.com/2013/02/23/sunny-florida/ Go to Source

Leno’s Garage…looks FUN!!

more info soon…. Gavin Go to Source

Brammo Tests the Empulse TTX with EBoz and Shelina.

Haven't seen these photos pop up here, so I thought I'd do the honors.  We had a great private test at Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, CA last week.  With no Empulse RR, we were able to concentrate on evaluating some changes made to the Empulse TTX si… Go to Source

Cold weather charging

I've posted about cold weather charging before, but it keeps bothering me. Charging right after a ride is apparently the solution to avoid "BATTERIES TOO COLD" messages, because the batteries are still warm then. But even then, when charging in temper… Go to Source

Stoplight Sensors

I'm curious as to whether all of the conductive material in the electric bikes will make them more likely to trip stoplight sensors, so we aren't stuck like our all-aluminum ICE bikes would be. On the flip side, I don't carry my toll-way transponder on… Go to Source

2013 Review

Here's a mini review of the 2013 Zero  S First off… what a FANTASTIC bike. Last year I test rode the 2012 Zero S and was a bit underwhelmed by its performance. I loved the idea of an electric bike but I didn't want to give up real bike performance i… Go to Source

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Here's a mini review of the 2013 Zero  S First off… what a FANTASTIC bike. Last year I test rode the 2012 Zero S and was a bit underwhelmed by its performance. I loved the idea of an electric bike but I didn't want to give up real bike performance i… Go to Source

Sunny Florida

We had a wintery mix of precipitation in Raleigh, NC last night and all day today. I hopped in the pickup and headed out in 37 degree weather this morning. Hours later, I drove through some sort of thermal barrier and the temperature jumped up to 77 pr… Go to Source

Empulse R review in Motorcyclist magazine

The April issue of Motorcyclist magazine contains a review of the Brammo Empulse R by Aaron Frank, on pages 40 and 42.  Mr. Frank test rode a pre-production "R" for 40 miles in San Francisco and said the following at the end of his article: "… Go to Source

ICEing against the law in Florida (?)

That sign is posed at a charging station. A comment for that station in PlugShare stated that ICEing (when a no… Go to Source