Peterson Automotive Museum Exhibit Features “The Most Innovative Electric Motorcycles Ever Made”

If you have at any time checked out the moto community’s more recent EV offerings, you have possibly quick recognized that electric powered devices are the chopping-edge of the recent performing bike business. 

So what transpires when an individual usually takes a scorching subject matter like EV transport and gathers up the greatest of the very best?

Whichever the end outcome, it’s certain to be an eye-opener – and judging from a the latest push release despatched late previous evening, it is heading down as the central attraction for the Peterson Automotive Museum as of April 12th. 

“The Petersen Automotive Museum’s latest exhibit will function a multitude of the most revolutionary electric powered motorcycles at any time built by cutting-edge designers,” states the report from the museum

“Opening to the general public on April 14, 2022, in the Richard Varner Family Gallery, the distinctive ‘Electric Revolutionaries’ collection is an exclusive search at the ground-breaking creations of the visionaries at the forefront of the at any time-expanding electric powered motorbike sector.”

Underneath is a short and sweet homage to some of the machines that were being herded up for the exhibit: 

A view of the KillaJoule - created by Eva Hakansson and her hubby.

‘KillaJoule’

She’s the beastie that produced female land speed racer, Eva Hakansson, the quickest lady on an electrical motorbike. 

Constructed by Hakansson and her hubby on a modest budget at house, the KillaJoule flew the gal to a top velocity of 240.7 mph. 

Yay, and yikes. 

A view of "Solar Scooter" and "Solar Rickshaw", created by a Ghanaian teenager named Samuel Aboagye

‘Solar Scooter’ and ‘Solar Rickshaw’

Developed by a Ghanaian teen named Samuel Aboagye, this scooter and rickshaw combo stands for each individual scrap of your pale elementary imagination that wished to make interesting stuff from discarded scraps, for free of charge. 

Never consider it’s doable? That is precisely what this dude did with the ‘Solar Scooter’ and ‘Solar Rickshaw,’ creating scoots out of scraps that ended up tossed away or recycled. 

As they say, just one man’s trash…

A view of the One, by Curtiss Motors

‘The One’

Crafted by Curtiss Motors, ‘The One’ can make its international debut at the Peterson Automotive. Conceptualized in the thinktank of JT Nesbitt, this individual equipment reveals of genetics ordinarily only discovered in the 4-wheeled, hypercar corner.  We coated this attractiveness back again in May when it to start with grabbed our interest. 

We gusta. 

A view of the electric motorcycle offerings that will be made available in the new 'Electric Revolutionaries' exhibit at the Peterson Automotive Museum this April 12th

All informed, more than 25 one of a kind custom electric bikes will be existing at the exhibition, with the lineup curated by Motor/Cycle Arts Foundation Co-Founder Paul d’Orleans. 

“I’m tremendous enthusiastic to assemble this wildly diverse collection of EV pioneers,” claims the male himself.

“’Electric Revolutionaries’ truly does characterize the assortment of fascination in an electric powered long run, from a humble teen in Ghana generating EVs from scrap, to genius artisans developing conceptual and boundary-pushing patterns, to velocity demons and worldwide superstar designers intrigued in pushing mobility into the inexperienced zone.” 

“’Electric Revolutionaries’ is produced by the Motor/Cycle Arts Basis and Sasha Tcherevkoff, with help from LiveWire and Damon Motorcycles as a contributing sponsor.”

A view of the electric motorcycle offerings that will be made available in the new 'Electric Revolutionaries' exhibit at the Peterson Automotive Museum this April 12th

Tickets consist of:

  • Obtain to the 2nd flooring of the museum
  • Complimentary parking
  • Obtain to the electric powered demonstrate on P3
  • Meals and Drink (21+) (initially occur, initial served)

If you are seeking tix, get in touch with 323-930-Cars and trucks or go to www.petersen.org.

A view of the electric motorcycle offerings that will be made available in the new 'Electric Revolutionaries' exhibit at the Peterson Automotive Museum this April 12th

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*Media sourced from the relevant press release, as well as BBC and the Peterson Automotive Museum*