Are road bikes the elec­tric dream?

Motorcycle News (UK) - - Sport -

Un­til this year, all TT Zero en­trants had been rac­ing pro­to­types, but MCN and Dorset bike dealer Mo­to­corsa en­tered an En­er­gica Ego into the event this year – and showed what could be a way for­ward for the event. MCN Se­nior Road Tester Adam ‘Chad’ Child clocked a quick­est av­er­age speed of al­most 81mph in prac­tice on the ma­chine, which had not been mod­i­fied for rac­ing in any way with the ex­cep­tion of the re­moval of head­lights, mir­rors and num­ber plate. Chad fin­ished sixth out of eight bikes in Fri­day’s race and was adamant the bike could go quicker with a few small changes.

Our man on the En­ger­ica road bike

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