This electric motorcycle is fully developed, assembled and manufactured in Malaysia. It will launch in near future after obtaining approval from the authorities. The target market will be the urban and inter urban within 30-40km range for those people who are conscious about energy saving .
The selling price for this electric bike will be below RM5,000 per unit and it will take about three and half hours to recharge the motorcycle from zero base (for minimum 80% battery capacity). It has a 1kw DC Brushless (PWM) Motor. The life span of the 5 units of lead acid,Nano Gel type batteries are 2.5 years or 30,000KM and up to 500 discharge cycles. The rating for each battery is about 12V , 20AH @ 2hours.
Based on our current electricity tariff, it will cost about RM0.39 for a full charge.It capable to travel up to 65KM with the maximum speed of 110kM.
(source: Business Time New_2 July 2010)
The below is the our national made Electric Motorcycle-CTRIC-Intelligent Energy flyer