Harley-Davidson has declared the start of its to start with product beneath the newly introduced all-electric brand name – LiveWire. The new motorcycle below the refreshed badging is identified as LiveWire Just one.
Amazingly, the corporation has listed the motorcycle at a considerably lessen price tag than the authentic $29,799 ( ₹22.23 lakh) Harley-Davidson LiveWire released two many years back. The new motorcycle has been priced at just $21,999 ( ₹16.41 lakh) in the US industry. The initial LiveWire electric powered bicycle attained prevalent acclaim for its know-how, performance and fashionable exterior design and style, but was enable down by its sky-large price tag.
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The new LiveWire One particular bike is equivalent to the original electric bike in conditions of styling and specs but advantages from a extended colour solutions record. It will get a 78 kW (105 hp) electrical motor with an electronically limited best speed of 110 mph (177 km/h). It is rated to realize an acceleration timing of -60 mph (-96 km/h) in 3.-3.1 seconds.
The metropolis range on the new LiveWire Just one has been outlined at 146 miles (235 km). For the file, it is equivalent to the unique LiveWire motorcycle as it shares the same technology. Though the business is but to share the highway range specs, the bike is anticipated to do a total demand selection of 80 miles (129 km) at 70 mph (112 km/h) very similar to the former LiveWire model which showcased a 15.5 kWh battery pack.
The bicycle receives DC rapid charging that juices up the battery from -100% in 60 minutes or -80% in 45 minutes. Below much more realistic problems, 20-80% demand time is obtained in near to 30 minutes.
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Useless to say, the corporation is aiming at a larger sized established of more youthful buyers with a decreased price tag. “As aspect of The Hardwire Tactic, we made a dedication that Harley-Davidson would lead in electrical. Today’s LiveWire One builds on the DNA of Harley-Davidson but with the electric powered concentration and ambition of the new LiveWire brand name,” claimed H-D’s CEO Jochen Zeitz.