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New Brammo Electric Motorcycle Unveiled

GCR -- Electric motorcycle manufacturer Brammo has revealed two brand new motorcycles, the Empulse and Empulse R. Each motorcycle offers both a 100 mph top speed, and 100 miles of range.

Power is put to the road through a six-speed transmission and water-cooled, 54-horsepower AC electric motor.

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Submitted May 21, 2012 By: Jumpmaster82
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honda0105
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Message Posted: May 24, 2012 5:50:19 AM

nice, indeed. now, to increase the range to 200 miles and I'll be in the market.
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Message Posted: May 22, 2012 8:06:59 AM

nice
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 9:53:42 AM

Okay.
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I don't see the point...
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MAJB
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 8:30:55 AM

For that price you can get a real bike....
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badbonita
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 8:11:27 AM

An electric motorcycle - excellent.
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chrismcse
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:27:46 AM

cool
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JCUBE
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:22:08 AM

This article is inane and useless, not gas price related in any manner, shape or form!
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:15:29 AM

Not needed.
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:14:18 AM

Useless junk, what’s next an electric Pogo Stick?
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:14:06 AM

Dumb idea!!!
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:13:53 AM

part of owning a loud motorcycle is to warn a person in front that you are in their blind spot, stealth motorcycles don't offer that

[Edited by: rrtr at 5/21/2012 7:14:41 AM EST]
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fieldt
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Thinking that a noise generator will be required eventually.
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:13:10 AM

So we need one as well
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SO
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Who Cares...
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k
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cool!
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 7:10:07 AM

My Harley-Davidson 1200-S Sportster gets 54 mph and has plenty of power. Who wants an electric? Cars complain they cannot see a cycle...now they can complain that they cannot hear on also!
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Old news
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good
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I am not into motorcycles, or electric vehicles as of yet.
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wow!
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I am not into motorcycles.
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Keep it.
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So we all get bikes.
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I will try it
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If you like scooters
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family with kids, no motorcycles for me
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Nice
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There is an idea
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not for me
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so much for loud pipes save lives! LOL!
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Hahahaha
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hmmm...
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expensive junk, just more to subsidise
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cost is too much
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ok
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For the price, you may as well buy a car.
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 6:54:56 AM

Does it sound like a Harley?
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More green scam junk.
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a choice
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could be usefull for some
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Message Posted: May 21, 2012 6:52:04 AM

100 miles of range? That is unacceptablly low.
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I'll pass.
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More speed, more power for suicide...
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A Harley is better then this piece of junk.
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I'll keep my Harley.
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Okay
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You wonder if Harley Davidson is considering doing something similar.
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