High-Speed Classroom: Building an Electric Racing Motorcycle

High-Speed Classroom: Building an Electric Racing Motorcycle

Ohio State University’s Buckeye Current Electric Motorcycle Team is no ordinary after school club. Unless, of course, your version of ordinary includes breaking land speed records at the Bonneville Salt Flats and taking home racing trophies from the Isle of Man. In about six years, this all-student team has gone from cobbling motorcycles together from whatever they had on hand to competing against professional motorcycle racing teams on some of the world’s toughest courses. The challenge of building an entirely new electric motorcycle from scratch has turned out to be a fantastic testing ground for these soon-to-be minted electrical engineers.

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Readers Comments (11)

  1. …iterate upwards!

  2. Never saw her work on the bike once. Less talky talky, more doey doey.

  3. Please more on the bike and what’s in and what you’ve got planned..

    Great work so far!

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  5. iran have vehicle like this

  6. Awsome. Great job.
    Can u please share how u guys made motor and battery pack?? Please

  7. Gage The Navigator December 20, 2020 @ 10:28 pm

    Well done guys, you go engineering our future

  8. pretty interesting that the vehicle requires sound blasters because the motor is so silent. keep up the good work guys

  9. Motor hp rate???

  10. I want one someday, except instead of the stupid siren I’ll just blast good music.

  11. That’s awesome.

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