Lito Green Motion, a Quebec-based company, has unveiled the new Sora electric motorcycle that promises 185 miles on a single charge. All set to make its debut in the Montreal’s Formula One weekend next June, the Sora features a lot more promising features other than its mileage. With a 12 kWh lithium polymer battery supplying the juice for its liquid-cooled, three-phase AC induction motor, the Sora is said to offer up to 185 miles (300 km) on a charge. Its 59 lb-ft of torque at the crank kick the bike up to 60 miles per hour in about four seconds while the continuously variable transmission (CVT) helps keep the acceleration coming all the way to 120 mph. High-end suspension and brake components bring you safely to a quick stop.
Furthermore an integrated GPS enables you to input your destination through a touch screen effectively while the electric seat allows you to adjust the seat height according to your body type and riding style. Expected to hit the markets by October 2011. Pricing will be somewhere around 45.000 $. If you want to be eco, you’ve got to put your money where your mouth is with this one ! www.litogreenmotion.com