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Old 2nd August 2017, 10:11 PM
Fred Flinstone Fred Flinstone is offline
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Default Re: The future of motorcycles?

Originally Posted by Vjmc.Cork
Probably did but I/C was a huge leap forward over steam power.
Elec power is at best a step sideways.
Instant torque, almost no maintenance required.
How are those disadvantages?

I'll admit, I've never been on an electric bike.

Main problems at the moment are batteries and charging times. Those technologies will have drastically improved in 20 years time.

Any advance in technology is met with resistance.
People don't like change.
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