Brake Trouble Forces Zero to Recall 268 Motor Cycles

August 12, 2013 / No Comments

Zero motorcycles, the American electric motor bike manufacturer, is recalling 268 motorcycles after a brake problem was reported. The company, formerly called Electricross, has been in operations since 2006, and was in the news headlines earlier too for recalls. The reason behind the present recall is a faulty mounting bolt on the front brake caliper, which is likely to corrode. If corrosion ...

Zero Electric Motorcycle Fleet for Hong Kong Police Department

May 24, 2013 / No Comments

Bike maker Zero has made its largest fleet sale of electric motorcycles for the roads of Hong Kong. Zero Motorcycles, in association with Yuen Ho Trading Co, is also distributing the bikes in eastern Asia. It sold 59 Zero S e-motorcycles to Hong Kong, and a majority of them will be used by the police department. The launch event  took place ...

Hyundai Proves Hydrogen Fuel Potential with Long Drive

May 10, 2012 / No Comments

This is claimed to be an impressive achievement - a 404-mile cross-continental drive for a hydrogen-fuelled vehicle. A pair of hydrogen-powered Hyundai iX35 (Tuscon) FCEVs was driven from Oslo, Norway to Monte Carlo, Monaco and they proved that H2 refuelling infrastructure is just enough for the long distance. The trip was organised by the Norwegian Zero Emissions Resource Organization (ZERO) using ...