Motorcycles are the vehicle of choice for motorists who enjoy the freedom of the open road. While motorcycles get excellent gas mileage and are easy to maneuver – especially in traffic, they come with one huge downside: they’re easy to steal. A locked door is a deterrent for most car thieves, but motorcycles lack doors and even a novice can hop on one and ride off, never to be seen again.
With many Californians looking to “go green” and choose environmentally-friendly products, energy-efficient cars are popping up in cities across the state. However, electric vehicles have failed to satisfy the desire of motorcyclists to ride free, outside the confines of a car. Now, there is an alternative to the electric cars—electric motorcycles.