Concern “Kalashnikov” introduced a new product “IZH”: “cafe racer” with a 68-horsepower electric motor. The declared maximum speed electric bike is 100 kilometers per hour.
The term “cafe racer” (Cafe Racer) appeared in the middle of the last century in the UK – so not without irony, called the bikers who organized the race from the Ace Cafe to the nearest road junction. Feature bikes this type is that they are lighter and faster than the production of motorcycles and is designed for short trips at high speed.
In 2019, the motorcycle with lightweight design appeared in “Kalashnikov” – new product released under the brand “IZH”. However, while the group calls this model a “prototype” and does not reveal information about whether she’s a serial.
In the Arsenal of “assault rifles” are already elektrobayka. For example, in 2017, debuted an electric motorcycle models “IZH” designed for the road patrol and patrol-guard service of the police. They came with engine power of 15 kilowatts and driving without recharging 150 kilometers. However, after the debut of the show more about them could be heard.