The Current News: May 20, 2022

This week: new bikes from Plan B and Wyld, battery shortages push prices up,…


The Current News: May 14, 2022

News about solid-state batteries: pie in the sky or a real breakthrough? New…


Electric Revolutionaries: Panel Discussion

Electric Revolutionaries features 11 designers at the edge of the EV industry.…


‘Electric Revolutionaries’ at the Petersen Museum

Curated and concepted by Paul d'Orléans, the Electric Revolutionaries exhibit…


The Current News: April 21, 2022

This week’s roundup includes a new EV drag racer, an electric SUV concept from…


The Current News: Mar 26, 2022

E-Bike sales are surging. New releases from several luxury brands. Is Can-Am…


The Current News: March 17, 2022

Big news from Super73, a new lunar rover, an EV Ford Mustang, and Alpha Motors…


The Current News: March 9, 2022

This week’s The Current News EV roundup includes exciting new releases from…


The Current News: March 3, 2022

This week’s EV news roundup includes two weirdly wonderful tricycle concepts,…


The Current News: Feb 24, 2022

From e-Bikes that cater to cycling enthusiasts to an EV making a big splash in…


The Current News: Feb 16, 2022

This week’s EV news roundup includes a freakin’ EV Hovercraft, a device that…


The Current News: January 26, 2022

The US experienced a 70% increase in e-Bike imports in 2021, with nearly…


The Current News: January 13, 2022

Our heart eyes almost exploded this week when the Canadian startup unveiled its…


The Current News: Jan, 6, 2022

Tesla Plaid versus Livewire? Something wicked this way comes: the ARC Vector.…


The Current News: Dec 30, 2021

The electrified stories that matter the most to you. Now grab the bubbly, put…


The Current News: Dec. 23, 2021

Ducati's first electric motorcycle, Rivian's new $5Bn plant in Georgia, and a…


The Current News: Dec. 16, 2021

Exciting new drops, fresh funds, and some surprising potential drops (and…


The Current News: Dec. 2, 2021

EV news on the cutting edge: a staggering 283mph record, fantastic ebike…


The Current News: Nov. 25, 2021

The power struggle over cobalt is disturbing the clean energy movement, while…


The Current: Zaiser Motors founder Anthony Cross

Anthony Cross is the Co-founder and CEO of Denver-based upstart Zaiser Motors,…


The Current News: Nov. 11, 2021

From a 4-person eBike to an extreme eRacing truck, this installment provokes…


Ghana Superstar: Samuel Aboagye’s Electric Scooter

This young Ghanaian, Samuel Aboagye, built a scooter entirely from scrap wood,…


The Current News: Nov. 4 2021

All the EV news that's fit to print, from an Indian café racer, an itty-bitty…


The Current News: Oct 28, 2021

Our weekly EV news roundup this week has been a real treat for us, indluing…


The Current News: Oct 21, 2021

Our weekly roundup of EV news: new releases from Soriano Motori and Daymak, and…


The Current News: Oct. 13, 2021

This week sees several new releases, soaring stocks, fresh funds, plus CAKE…


Vesuvius to Etna, Powered by Solar

Riding Vesuvius (near Naples) to Etna (on Sicily) while charging the CAKE bikes…


The Current News: Oct. 7, 2021

Battery giants are scampering to fill the shortage of qualified engineers,…


The Current News: Oct. 1, 2021

The affordable Serial 1 MOSH/CTY, UK's demand for EVs, a Scooter with 300-mile…


The Current News: Sept 24, 2021

It seems that with every passing week, the EV world is going farther and…


The Current News: Sep 17, 2021

A baby-toting EV cargo bike, a fold-up e-Bike, a reimagined electric motorbike…


The Current News: Sept 10 2021

BMW releases two boundary-pushing e-bikes, four moto giants launch a battery…


The Current News: Sep. 3, 2021

From BMW dropping an EV bike catering to Gen Z, to an e-motorcycle setting a…


The Current News: Aug 27, 2021

Here are our picks for the most buzzworthy EV stories of the week! From the…


Deep Dive: Brian Wismann, Zero Motorcycles

The Zero FXE is a step up for Zero in industrial design and visual…


EV Tax Credit: Ditch Your Car?

The US government proposes tax credits on the purchase of new eBikes. Would…


It’s Fuell Not Buell

Riders the world over were ecstatic when news broke that Buell Motorcycles has…


The Current News: MicroMobility by LEF

The LEF is easy to handle, intuitive to use, with a tiny eco-footprint. It's…


The Current News: EV ‘Bush Bikes’ Protecting Wildlife

How do you combat wildlife poaching in Africa? Self-sufficient, solar-powered…


The Current News: Guido Comes to America

With electric power, designers are free to explore new shapes for motorcycles,…


Serial 1 E-Bike: Harley-Davidson’s Past and Present

Can Harley-Davidson's new e-bike division, Serial 1, give the Motor Co a way…


The Current News: Spanish Classic Magic

PURSANG is transitioning from IC to electric designs, and honors the long…


Elektrafuture 2020

The world's first electric motocross series was pulled off right in the heart…


The Current News: Concept Z

Ed Motorcycles is balancing flat track style with new tech action, in a bid to…


Current News: Easter Quarantine Edition

The world is locked down, but we can dream of a near future with fun electric…


Current News: The Bullet Recharged

Electric Classic Cars in Wales normally updates vintage cars to electric power:…


The Current News: February Edition

Our EV Editor Sophia Vassiliadis tells it like it is: bikes and trikes from…


World’s Oldest Ebike Dealer: Hollywood Electrics Turns 10

The world's oldest electric motorcycle dealership is in LA, and Hollywood…


The Current News: Dec 8, 2019

Our EV Editor Sophia Vassiliadis covers the hottest motorcycle segment in the…


The Current News: Nov. 26 2019

This week - an amazing hybrid kit for Ducati's Panigale gives 300hp! Segway…


Current News: Nov. 19, 2019

It's been a huge week in the EV world, with superb new designs from Pierre…


The Current News: Oct 3, 2019

Our EV Editor Tim Huber follows developments in the electric motorcycle market…


The Current News: Aug. 28, 2019

EV Editor Tim Huber scouts stories from around the world, as the electric…


Zero at Pike’s Peak 2019

After 13 years, Zero digs in to the most hotly contested American road race,…


The Current News: June 20

The 5-Minute Charge is here! The revolution in battery technology is not about…


The Current News: May 29

We follow electric two-wheeler news around the world in Tim Huber's weekly…


The Current News: May 22

Tim Huber follows the the e-bike news from around the world, for our weekly…


The Current News

It's like 1903 all over again, with new manufacturers popping up like weeds.…


The Electric Folder

Brompton is the UK's biggest domestic bicycle producer, and has introduced an…


The Current: Shed One

Shed One of West Yorkshire thinks a DIY e-Bike kit, and classes on building…


The Current: Talking Tech With Energica CTO Giampiero Testoni

Can autonomous vehicle systems increase motorcycle safety? Energica has been…


Savic: Australia’s First Production E-Moto

Dennis Savic displayed his cafe racer prototype, auguring the future of…


The Charging Bullet

Can you future-proof a classic motorcycle? This 1961 Royal Enfield Bullet was…


The Current: Saroléa Melds Google AI Into MANX7

To gain mass data collection for true AI responsiveness, Belgian e-bike maker…


The Current: Fly Free Introduces Classic and Desert E-Bikes

Fly Free is a new California e-Bike manufacturer aiming at the ultra-hip with…


The Current: The Copenhagen Wheel – An Instant E-Bike

The Copenhagen Wheel will transform your bicycle with an ingeniously simple…


The Current: Eva Håkansson’s Quest to Break 400 mph With Green Envy

Will Eva Håkansson become the fastest woman in history an electric motorcycle,…


The Current: A History of Electric Motorcycles (Part 1)

The electric motorcycle as a concept dates back to 1869, a trifecta of the…


The Current: BigRep 3D Prints NERA E-Moto

BigRep's 3D-printed Nera E- Moto begs the question: will the dawn of additive…


The Current: Cake Making Waves

Sweden’s Cake is sweeping design and innovation awards by inventing a new…


The Current: Zero Ramps Up, Alta Shuts Down

It was a busy week: Zero introduced its revamped 2019 line, while Alta closed…


The Current: Tarform Electric Motorcycle Blends Swedish And American Design

Swedish and American designers teamed up to create the Tarform electric…


The Current: Alta Grabs First Electric AMA Pro National Podium

It's finally happened: the Alta Redshift is the first electric-powered…


The Current: Audi Enters the Electric Age With E-Tron SUV

Audi debuted its first all-electric fast-charging e-tron SUV in San Francisco,…


The Current: Would Ducati Build This Electric Motorcycle?

Spanish designer Miguel Angel Bahri imagines a Porsche-inspired electric…


The Current: From Russia, With E-Love

Kalashnikov, Russia's famous arms manufacturer, debuts a series of electric…


The Current: Here Comes Vespa’s Elettrica e-Scooter!

Finally, Vespa enters the electric scooter market with the new Elletrica model,…


The Current: Mike Corbin, E-Bike Pioneer

Mike Corbin built electric motorcycles since the 1970s, and held the electric…


The Current: Egads! An Electric Surfboard?

Electric surfboards are the next big thing: this Swedish model from Awake…


The Current: Harley-Davidson Going E-Big in 2019 and Beyond

Harley-Davidson reveals plans to mass-market their Livewire electric model, and…


The Current: Are Tilting Electric Vehicles The Future?

Peugeot thinks tilting vehicles are the future, and puts its money (and…


The Current: Saroléa Introduces Limited Edition MANX7

Belgian electric motorcycle builder Saroléa builds a limited edition electric…


The Current: Exclusive Interview With Zero CEO Sam Paschel

Zero is a stable, industry leading e-Moto company, and we ask its CEO what's…


The Current: Ethec’s 250-Mile Range E-Cruiser

A team of 16 Swiss university students might have designed the future of…


The Current: E-Volkswagen Crushes Pikes Peak Record

The Pike's Peak Hillclimb is a unique and historic race, and for the second…


The Current: How Moto3 Opened The Door For NEXT Electric

NEXT is an electric scooter startup, grown from an international design…


The Current: Experiencing Kando with Yamaha’s MOTOROiD

Yamaha's Motoroid mixes Artificial intelligence with human pleasure on two…


The Current: Exclusive! Gloria Factory of Paris

Jambon-Beurre Motorcycles is now Gloria Factory


The Current: Jambon-Beurre – Avec L’amour Des Français

For maximum fun, an 100hp electric flat-tracker is hard to beat! Jambon-Buerre…


The Current: KTM Goes Silent With Freeride E-XC

When Austria's Big Orange goes green, silent dirt biking gets a little more…


The Current: FEDDZ e-Bike

The FEDDZ e-Bike is designed from first principles, with many clever features,…


The Current: Curtiss Unveils The Mighty Zeus

The future of e-Bikes has arrived from Alabama, from Curtiss Motorcycles,…


The Current: Silicon Valley On An Energica Esse Esse 9

How does it feel to ride an electric sportbike made in the Ferrari homeland of…


The Current: Talking Conversion With Night Shift’s Matt Candler

Night Shift is poaching golf carts and Nissan Leaf parts, and rethinking how…


The Current: Wannabe AlSi9Mg E-Chopper

The Wannabe electric chopper removes the V-twin but keeps the vroom!