Mark Frohnmayer has developed an electric-powered motorcycle that runs on three wheels and seats two people.  He calls this new motorcycle Arcimoto.  Arcimoto is unlike anything else on the market right now.  It has a futuristic look, is emission-less, weighs about 1,460 pounds, and it’s two seats are tandem to help provide a lower centre of gravity.  In addition, some of its advantages include a top speed of 75 mph, turning radius of less than 31 ft, roll-cage and crumple zones for increased safety, and zero to 60 mph in less than nine seconds.  The price of Arcimoto has not yet been disclosed but Frohnmayer claims it will cost less than $20,000.

 

Click HERE to see the full article by Ken Wysocky on BBC.