RMK Vehicle Corporation is a fresh new Finnish electric motorcycle manufacturer. There first model, the E2, is a bold cross between a sporty cruiser and a futuristic roadster, utilizing there proprietary rim motor design.
They will unveil more on the series production version of E2 at the MP19 Motorcycle show in Helsinki, February 2019. The targeted starting price of E2 is 24 990 euro. More details on possible configurations and delivery timelines will be announced around the same time.
Battery size can be configured for 200-300 km carefree riding, depending on customer preference. Onboard charger reaches 80 % charge in 2-3 hours. DC fast charging speed will be announced later.
The unconventional frame architecture of E2 offers plenty of room for a large battery while keeping the overall weight of the bike nice and light at around 200 kg.
INTEGRATED RIM MOTOR
Capable performance with a peak power of 50 kW and instant 320 Nm torque from standstill all the way to limited top speed of 160 km/h.
Unsprung mass is comparable to a conventional setup but rotational mass is considerably smaller. Tire changes easily done with conventional tools.
The motor has enough torque to act as the primary rear brake, with regenerative braking strength smoothly controlled with the left hand lever.
Simple controls and a low headlight offer a clean electric experience with no clutter in your field of vision.
Source : RMK