Wednesday, April 25, 2012

eFXC | TTXGP 2012 | Ripperton R1 Electric Superbike at Eastern Creek International Raceway

With just weeks to go before the 2012 Australian Electric Motorcycle Racing Series gets underway, Daniel Sailer gets some track time on the Ripperton Electric R1. With a new liquid cooled motor and swappable LiPo battery pack this electric superbike weighs in at only 141kg. That's lighter than the original R1. Stay tuned for more from this and the other contenders as the race series unfolds... Recorded and produced by Andy Marsh for www.evmotorcycle.org Special thanks to Tony Castley for shot composition and last minute audio debugging. Daniel Sailer and the Ripperton Electric Superbike will be competing the eFXC | TTXGP International Electric Motorcycle Championship for 2012. To follow the development of this electric superbike get along to www.diyelectriccar.com

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