Current / torque limit from stand-still in a DS 2017

Hi, I recently bought a 2017 DS, the 13kwh version. I noticed the bike limits how much torque produces from stand-still up to 50 or so km/h. Is this possible? or it´s just a feeling I have?. Go to Source

FXS torque / wheelies

Hi, my background with ebikes is building hotrodded bicycles both mid and hub drive. I have a QS205, QS273 and a few others running high power on ASI BAC4000/8000 controllers. So I'm used to fast high torque wheelie machines. I rode a 2017 FXS 6.5 the … Go to Source

Water projections from the front wheel Zero FXS /FX ? Do DS driver have this ?

When the road is wet, FX/FXS's highest fender position lets lots of water on your shoes / pants.Anybody having an idea to solve this ? Since I never do off road, installing a Zero S front fender (fixed on the wheel for Zero S, on the wheel for FX/FXS) ? Go to Source

New Motorcycle Bills in CT

FYI, some new motorcycle legislation being proposed in Connecticut.1) bill to make lane splitting legal. 2) bill to make helmets mandatory for riders under 21 (currently no helmet law in CT) Lane splitting in CT is kind of a humorous proposition. Not… Go to Source

Just Put A Deposit on an FX, What Accessories Do I Need?

Just got back from doing a long demo of the FX and DS.  I opted to put a deposit down on a 2019 FX, should be here in 1-2 weeks. I ordered it with the rear rack and 12v charger.  Any other accessories worth getting? Go to Source

Farasis is apparently doing a rapid expansion…

Old news I guess, but I just saw this, they are doing a $1,000,000,000 expansion… https://www.greencarcongress.com/2018/09/20180910-farasis.html Newbies: These are the people Zero partners with for the batteries.  Good background in this thread:http… Go to Source

Strange headlight blinking on an FXS. Anybody had this ?

Hi ! The headlight (LED) of my FXS is blinking, especially at stop. Anybody had this ? Go to Source

Have You Crashed Your FX Due To Loss of Rear Wheel Traction?

I'm curious specifically about FX models. FX owners, have you crashed your FX at any point due to a loss of rear wheel traction? Meaning, given it throttle, the rear wheel breaks loose and you go down.  Have you had that occur? I'd like to hear from th… Go to Source

Up to Date 0-60 Specs for Zero Motorcycles?

I noticed up until the 2017 models, Zero used to include 0-60 specs with each model on their website.  It seems after that point, they quit doing it. I wonder if there is another place to get up to date 0-60 specs on 2017+ models out there somewhere? Go to Source

DS 7.2 vs. FX 7.2?

I'm still kicking around which bike to get. Tubes are keeping me from buying the FX.  I was thinking FXS, but not sure I'd really enjoy 17" street tires in my rural area. I notice the DS 7.2 stock has tubeless 80/20 tires, better front brake and is onl… Go to Source