Gallery: Solar-Powered Lightning Motorcycle Sets New Speed Record for P...


Last year, Lightning Motorcycles shattered the land speed record for electric bikes, when rider Paul Thede achieved an amazing average of 206.079 miles per hour at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The team later set a higher speed of  215.960 mph. Now, Lightning Motorcycles has broken the speed record for a production motorcycle (a street-legal bike that was produced in a series for purchase by the public) with a solar-powered bike at the El Mirage dry lake bed in Southern California.

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