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The Siemens Smart Chopper is a show bike demonstrating their commitment to the environment and performance is secondary. It uses 6 lead acid 12 volt batteries in series (72 volts) that weigh 55 pounds each making the bike quite heavy. Their 18 horsepower motor is worthy of a show bike but not a performance bike. It's hard-tail (no rear suspension) makes it's ride harsh and having no mirror, it is not street legal in many states.

Our bike is a performance show bike using a motor sized for a midsized car, much lighter and stronger batteries, a 40 cell battery management system, quick 45 amp charging, inverted forks, a soft-tail rear suspension, twice the voltage, twice the amperage, higher top speed, longer range, and lots more chrome. Our specifications are:
  1. Chassis: ProTube Softail
  2. Batteries: 200 LiPo 4.2v - 40 in series 5 in parallel LG Chem 27.2 kWh, 168 volts
  3. Controller: Zeva (Zero Emissions Vehicles Australia) MC1000C 1,000 amps
  4. BMS: Zeva EVMSCore with four BMS12 12 cell monitor modules
  5. Charger: Elcon UHF IP67 168 volts @ 6.6kWh
  6. Front tire: Avon Cobra 120/70ZR19
  7. Rear tire: Avon Cobra 300/35VR18
  8. Drive: 530 Chain with 26 front, 48 rear sprockets, 1.86:1 ratio
  9. Motor: Advanced DC FB1-4001A 100 horsepower, 145 lb/ft torque
  10. Range: ~300 miles city, 240 highway
  11. Top speed: ~167 mph
  12. Weight: ~620 pounds