so Far, the engine sound, especially a Harley unique. However, the two-Wheeler industry needs to rethink. The first electric motorcycle in the US brand especially impressed in the price.
With a futuristic buzz of the new Harley model runs through the area, which was presented on Tuesday at the CES in Las Vegas. The LiveWire is the first electric motorcycle in the US brand. This shows The legend to the new times.
Harley-Davidson builds first electric motorcycle. The legendary brand, whose two wheels are characterized with a characteristic engine sound, jumps up on the General shift of the industry to electric mobility. The model LiveWire impressed with the performance and with the price of The vehicle comes from zero to 60 miles per hour (96.5 km/h) in 3.5 seconds and is nearly $ 30 000 (26 000 Euro). Shipped it is to be from August. The range of a battery charge is Harley-Davidson, with 110 miles (177 kilometers) - but it is pointed out that the values of the series differ model and also the weather could depend on. The batteries can charge both at home and at the outlet as well as high-Speed stations will be filled.
Harley-Davidson showcased the bike on Tuesday at the technology fair CES in Las Vegas, together with Japanese electronics group Panasonic, the important technology for the networking accounts. So you can not check via a Smartphone App, only the charge stand, but also gets a notification if the bike has been knocked over or moved. This Online service with the name "H-D Connect," but I will not be available in all markets, the limited Harley-Davidson.
Harley is Davidson as an American industry icon, most recently fought but with sales in the home market. The international business for the company becoming more and more important, while younger Americans showed less interest in motorcycles. Thus, the electric LiveWire model is also a Chance to return to the younger buyers. Harley-Davidson is not the first motorcycle manufacturer to build electric models. Including the American Harley rival Victory Motorcycles and the Challenger is Zero. In addition, an electric scooter, the Vespa brand is just coming to market.