Lovers of Victory motorcycles certainly not surprised the news that the company for its 2016 season ranked and its remarkable naked model but not quite ordinary, this is the electric! What is encouraging is that Victory Empulse TT what the name is a road-legal electric streetbike based on Brammo's Empulse R.
The 2016 Victory Empulse TT powered by a Permanent Magnet AC induction electric motor that develops 54 hp or 40.3 kW and torque of 80.7 Nm or 61 lb-ft. Power is drawn from the Brammo Power Li-ion battery, with an output of 10.4 kWh. It requires 3.9 hours for a full charge with a Stage 2 charger, which is available as an accessory.
With a Stage 1 charger the same process will need 8 hours. A single charge can exceed about 104 km and a top speed of 160 km / h with the help of achievable throttle management and use of the motorcycle's regenerative charging. It should be noted that due to testing, in combined ride of 112 km / h could cross the 91.2 km.
The Victory Empulse TT has an LCD display features a speedometer, tachometer, gear indicator, and clock, and battery level indicator in percentage shows how much the availability of batteries in circulation for a ride. The electric motor can be operated in two modes, Eco mode is sufficient for everyday riding, while the Sport releases 20% more battery power for stronger acceleration.
It is clear that this bike is mainly used technology developed by Brammo, but the point is to mark Victory another direction and is likely to move away from custom motorcycles, while the role of custom in great expectation Polaris Group takes over Indian. Mass of Victory Empulse TT is 213 kg and based on that and achievable speeds can make competition Zero SR model.
Price Victory Empulse TT should be around $ 19.999 in that they include Victory performance forks, frame sliders, tall and short windscreens and panniers.