X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

BRD RedShift Electric Motorcycles: Eco-Friendly and Look Good Doing It

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Motocross bikes are notoriously horrible for the environment, with their tiny two-stroke engines, they spew forth tons of Carbon Monoxide. And while many bikes have more environmentally-friendly four-stroke engines, they still have some emissions. But now riders have a choice to be a little more green when they head to the hills, thanks to the BRD RedShift.

brd_redshift_mx_motorbike

This new line of motorbikes not only looks great, it runs on electric power, making them green and quiet. There are two main bikes in the line, one designed for off-road action – the RedShift MX, and another designed for city streets – the RedShift SM. The 260lb. RedShift MX offers a continuous output of 25hp and a peak of 40hp, and can run for up to 2 hours on a charge. Top speed is 80mph, and it’s tuned for off-road use, with its 21″ front and 19″ rear spoked wheels.

brd_redshift_sm_motorbike

The RedShift SM has the same bones as the MX, but is designed for a smoother ride, with 18″ spoked wheels, and a slightly heavier weight of 265lbs. It will also be available as a special police cruiser called the RedShift PD. All three bikes have durable frames designed to take a beating whether on the trail or in the city.

brd_redshift_pd_motorbike

The RedShift MX will retail for $14,995(USD), and the RedShift SM will sell for $15,495. You can get on the pre-order list with a $100 deposit over at BRD Motorcycle’s website.

[via Gear Patrol via Werd]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Spider-Man: Homecoming POP! Figures

Spider-Man: Homecoming POP! Figures

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Learning to Do a Bicycle Manual

Learning to Do a Bicycle Manual

Rapping Sports Team Names

Rapping Sports Team Names

2018 Hyundai Sonata: Mid-size Sedans are Hardly Dead

2018 Hyundai Sonata: Mid-size Sedans are Hardly Dead

Porsche Offers up First Braided Carbon Fiber Wheels

Porsche Offers up First Braided Carbon Fiber Wheels