Story has been updated with new pricing and preorder information. Quick note: ADVrider will be riding the new bike in Italy in mid-June, so look for an in-depth review soon.
Representing ADVrider.com, I recently took some of Energica’s street models on a short spin around New York City following the acquisition of the brand by EV-focused investment firm Ideanomics (IDEX). Thumbnail review: Energica makes three high-quality, high-performance electric motorcycle models that are as good if not better (especially performance-wise) than anything else out there. The only problem: with very limited production capabilities, they’ve only produced just over a thousand