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Electric Kalashnikov motorcycle (video)


Defense concern "Kalashnikov" plansoffer civilian consumers an Izh motorcycle of the Cafe Racer type (for short high-speed walks), powered by an electric motor. The new vehicle will be able to reach speeds of up to 100 km / h.

A motorcycle prototype will be on display atProfessional Navigation Forum “PROJECTOR” in Yaroslavl. Separate technical data of the motorcycle was reported by representatives of Rostec, whose structural unit is the Kalashnikov concern.


Autonomous engine operation provideslithium-ion battery supporting fast charging technology. A single battery charge is enough to travel 100 km at maximum engine power of 50 kW (68 hp). The maximum speed of the motorcycle is limited to 100 km / h.

At present, sales of the Izh electric motorcycle from the Kalashnikov concern have begun and the sale price has not been announced.