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    It is nice to hear about Lambretta scooters...

    It is nice to hear about Lambretta scooters again. My second vehicle was a 1963 Lambretta 150Li that I bought new from Al Fergoda on Market Street for $335. I loved the looks, but the engine didn't...
  2. That clip is really cute. ;) It looks like a fun...

    That clip is really cute. ;) It looks like a fun movie.
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    The new electric micro car was described at the...

    The new electric micro car was described at the link that followed my message. The photos that I attached to my first message were of a 1958 Isetta, which was meant to illustrate how similar the two...
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    But, like the Isetta, this micro car has four...

    But, like the Isetta, this micro car has four wheels. :O
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    Electric Isseta clone

    Here is a vehicle style out of the past. A modern clone of the 1958 BMW Isetta. :rolleyes:I wouldn't have thought that any manufacturer could make something like this in this safety-first age: ...
  6. Zero used to sell their power train components to...

    Zero used to sell their power train components to private individuals, but not their battery packs, as I recall. However, they seemed to have stopped doing this a few years ago. Probably due to...
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    Would be fine for getting around a relatively...

    Would be fine for getting around a relatively small congested city like San Francisco. That high voltage is kind of surprising for a low budget bike. :confused:
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    CSC City Slicker

    This looks interesting and you can't beat the price: https://www.revzilla.com/common-tread/csc-introduces-its-first-electric-motorcycle-the-city-slicker-at-1995
  9. Zero DSR vs BMW C-Evolution urban riding comparison

    This is an entertaining comparison of these two electric vehicles: http://www.motorcycle.com/shoot-outs/urban-electric-motorcycles-bmw-c-evolution-scooter-zero-dsr
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    At least Mugen is still around and apparently...

    At least Mugen is still around and apparently doing well, which is more than you can say about Mission Motors (or whatever they were calling themselves when they vaporized). :rolleyes:
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    Electric motorcycle pros and cons

    Here is Motorcycle.com's take on riding electric vs ICE: http://www.motorcycle.com/features/pros-cons-electric-motorcycle.html
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    Here is an article about another electric racer...

    Here is an article about another electric racer that you can add to the ones mentioned in the previous article: https://electricmotorcycles.news/electric-superbike-twente-unveils-electric-superbike/
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    Electric motorcycle racing article

    Motorcycle.com has penned an article about electric motorcycle racing which includes a neat video showing the Mugen being raced around the IOM....
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    How to mount motorcycle tires

    Here is a link to a useful video showing how to mount motorcycle tires the easy way. If you mount your own tires, this will be an interesting video to watch:...
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    Converting a spoked wheel to tubeless

    Here is a link to a video that someone might find interesting. While this is nothing that I would try, I know that other motorcycle owners who have standard spoked wheels would like to convert them...
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    I have that problem all the time during cold,...

    I have that problem all the time during cold, wet, or foggy weather. There are lots of anti-fog chemicals on the market that will help some. But they do need to be reapplied before each ride. I also...
  17. Too bad it wasn't a 2012 Zero, which are being...

    Too bad it wasn't a 2012 Zero, which are being recalled due to the possibility of them suffering a "thermal event" when charging. On Friday, Zero picked up my daughter 2012 9 kWh S and will be giving...
  18. Riding a 2012 Zero S to Terra Del Fuego

    I think you will find this video very interesting. I am really impressed with this rider's determination: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=304&v=riv2x1yPL50
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    Should you be interested in this matter, attached...

    Should you be interested in this matter, attached is a copy of the certified letter that I received regarding the 2012 Zero recall program. However, I am no longer the owner of this vehicle.
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    And pushing Zero's as their freelance...

    And pushing Zero's as their freelance spokesperson. :rolleyes:
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    As I was riding around today on my Zero, a...

    As I was riding around today on my Zero, a thought occurred to me. :O I wonder what will happen to all of the motors, Sevcon controllers, contactor switches, frames, wheels, brakes and other...
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    ReVolt electric sidecar rig

    I am not quite sure what to make of this. :confused: An electric-powered sidecar rig patterned after the WWII German Army BMW R71? Does it come with a machine gun in the side-hack too? :rolleyes:...
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    Here is an official statement by Zero: As a...

    Here is an official statement by Zero:

    As a community of Zero motorcycle owners, we want you to be among the first to know about a recall on certain 2012 motorcycles that NHTSA officially...
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    I am pretty sure those bikes are going into the...

    I am pretty sure those bikes are going into the Dumpster. Zero does not support the 2012 and previous models any more as they can no longer get new batteries, motors or many other parts for those...
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    2012 Zero motorcycles being recalled

    Check out this report. Bad news for Zero's finances: https://ultimatemotorcycling.com/2018/04/12/2012-zero-motorcycles-recall-218-models-recalled-for-potential-short-fire/
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