Skip to comments.Lake Elmo motorcyclist sets electric-bike speed record
Posted on 08/29/2012 3:52:07 PM PDT by TurboZamboni
The unofficial results from the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah are in, and it looks like Kevin Clemens has set a new world record for electric motorcycles. Clemens, of Lake Elmo, hit 78.4 mph on Tuesday, Aug. 28. The world record won't be official until it is ratified by the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme. Clemens last year set the national land-speed record for electric motorcycles -- 61.538 mph -- at Bonneville
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"The" land speed record for electric motorcycles is over 200mph.
Isle of Man...*smiles*..at Kirk Michael
Exactly! There are off the shelf electric bicycles that will do 50 for less than 1000.00.
All the studs at the Indy MotoGP were doing 207 plus at the end of the main straightaway.
easily.....but I enjoy the Isle of Man TT races for bikes.. public roads. 37 mile lap..averaging 130mph a lap
they have recorded 206 up on the mountain...
Brave fellows all.
Another 40 or 50 MPH and he’ll be as fast as a bicycle!
Towing that trailer load of Die Hard Batteries behind him slowed him up a bit.
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