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Electric motorcycles and scooters

Road vehicles

Electric motorcycles and scooters are plug-in electric vehicles with two or three wheels powered by electricity. The electricity is stored on board in a rechargeable battery, which drives one or more electric motors. Electric scooters have a step-through frame.


  • History 

  • Current manufacturers 

  • Power source 

  • Electric vs. gasoline machines 

  • Sales and adoption 

  • Government promotion and incentives 

  • Motorsports