The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike is an ideal off-road electric motorcycle that offers a clean and eco-friendly trail riding experience. Thanks to the latest Z-Force powertrain, long-legged suspension, and dual-sport equipment tackles, the bike can lead the pack of fuel-based dirt bikes. The review of the new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike with its price and technical specification is written below.
2021 Zero FX Electric Bike – Features and Price
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike offers an easy change in performance profiles with just a press of a button. These profiles help the rider in mastering different terrain. The 2021 Zero FX is pre-programmed with Sport or Eco modes, and performance can be fully customized with the help of the Zero Motorcycles App, where one can see the detailed ride stats.
One does not need any particular or expensive charge station to charge the 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike. A standard and simple 110V household outlet satisfy all the needs of the Zero FX’s 650-watt onboard charger. Now, every outlet in-home or at your office’s garage is a fueling station; furthermore, if a rider wants to have a quick charging facility, he can also use an accessory Quick Charger to reduce the charge time by more than 60%.
Low Maintenance Required
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike is designed primarily to serve. That’s why it needs almost no maintenance. The motorcycle does not require messy oil changes, dust-clogged filters, time-wasting tune-ups, fouled spark plugs, and greasy chain maintenance. The Zero FX’s motor is sealed and has a single moving part that efficiently relays the throttle hand’s desires to his rear wheel with the help of a super-efficient carbon fiber belt-drive system. Furthermore, an advanced battery contains life-of-motorcycle cell technology covered by a five-year unlimited mileage warranty.
Instant Full Tank
There is no faster way to charge than using a fresh battery. That’s why the new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike offers optional hot-swappable batteries that allow the rider to go from empty to full in seconds. Quickly recharge drained modules using off-board charging accessories for a never-ending ride.
Stretch the Endurance
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike offers an impressive experience of cruising through city streets or dirt tracks. The Zero FX allows the rider to push himself and ride until his muscles throb or his legs give out. Most of the riders typically hit their endurance limits long before their battery. It is due to the continuous improvements in the Z-Force powertrain that has imbued the Zero 2021 FX with the highest energy and power density battery in the industry. The Zero 2021 FX yields an impressive 91 miles of city riding on a single charge.
Swappable Battery Capability
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike is available in two different battery configurations. The ZF3.6 contains modular battery technology that lets the rider add a secondary battery to double range and makes it possible to recharge by quickly swapping batteries on the ride entirely. The powerful ZF7.2 is fully integrated into the bike, and it is the most efficient option for those worthy riders who want to maximize the range of Zero FX.
The Zero Motorcycle’s Z-Force battery is the industry’s most power and energy-dense in the EV industry. The powerful ZF7.2 battery offers a maximum battery capacity of 7.2 kWh that delivers up to 91 miles of city riding. The battery is designed to last and is backed by a five-year, unlimited mileage warranty. The Zero FX contains a Long Term Storage Mode to optimize the battery’s state of charge and further improve long-term battery health.
The Zero FX powerplant delivers up to 78 ft-lb of torque. The new air-cooled Interior Permanent Magnet (IPM) motor delivers impressive performance and fierce acceleration that regenerative braking channels energy back into the battery. One does not need any heavy, expensive and complex liquid cooling or any routine maintenance. It is the industry’s most efficient, compact, and robust motor.
The unique face of the 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike features twin projector-beam headlamps and an integrated fly screen, leading the way with the visual style matched to the motorcycle’s sharp attitude.
The Minimalist and Cool blue LCD comes standard in the 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike’s dashboard that projects all the necessary specs, including speed, power output, charge, riding profile. In addition, the rider can sync his smartphone to turn into a customizable secondary dash or view detailed ride stats.
The custom-tuned by Showa for Zero suspension is rugged enough to handle jagged ruts and rock-strewn trails. They come with 8.6 inches of front travel and 8.94 inches at the rear.
Wheels and Tires
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike features a large 21 inches front wheel to ensure that motorcycle hammers through the gnarly bits. It is wrapped in high-performance Pirelli Scorpion MT-90 rubber; the Zero FX adeptly traverses dirt, rocks, or asphalt.
The Zero FX 2021 features Bosch anti-lock brake system (ABS) that delivers confident braking that is tested in just about any situation that one can imagine; the system enhances deceleration under hard braking. The brakes are armed with adjustable levers for better ergonomics. In addition, ABS can be switched on or off by the rider.
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike comes with a simple direct drive system. The rider just has to slightly twist the throttle and accelerate with pure efficiency as energy quietly transforms into propulsion. The Zero FX features a state-of-the-art motor that connects directly to the rear wheel with the help of a carbon fiber belt.
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Bike’s discreetly accessible 650 W onboard charger can be plugged into any household outlet. Charge times can be slashed with the help of optional Quick Chargers.
The Zero 2021 FX’s robust aircraft-grade aluminum frame has been refined for more than ten years. A descendant of Zero’s early motocross-style motorcycle, the frame’s optimized strength-to-weight ratio is the perfect delivery mechanism of the Z-Force powertrain’s adrenaline-pumping acceleration.
2021 Zero FX Electric Bike – Price
The new 2021 Zero FX Electric Motorcycle is available at the price of $9,295 only.
2021 Zero FX Electric Bike – Technical Specifications
|City||46miles (74 km)||91miles (146 km)|
|Highway, 55 mph (89 km/h)||28miles (45 km)||56miles (90 km)|
|Highway, 70 mph (113 km/h)||19miles (31 km)||39miles (63 km)|
|Peak torque||78ft-lb (106 Nm)|
|Peak power||27hp (20 kW) at 4,300 rpm||46 hp (34 kW) at 4,300 rpm|
|Top speed (max)||85mph (137 km/h)|
|Top speed (sustained)||70mph (113 km/h)|
|Type||Z-Force® 75-5 passively air-cooled, radial flux, high efficiency, permanent interior magnet, brushless motor|
|Controller||High efficiency, 550 amp, 3-phase brushless controller with regenerative deceleration|
|Powerpack||Z-Force® Li-Ion intelligent modular|
|Max capacity||3.6 kWh||7.2 kWh|
|Nominal capacity||3.2 kWh||6.3 kWh|
|Charger type||650 W, integrated|
|Charge time (standard)||5.1 hours (100% charged)
4.6 hours (95% charged)
|9.7 hours (100% charged)
9.2 hours (95% charged)
|Input||Standard 110 V or 220 V|
|Transmission||Clutchless direct drive|
|Final drive||90T / 18T, Poly Chain HTD Carbon™ belt|
Chassis / Suspension / Brakes
|Front suspension||Showa 41 mm inverted cartridge forks, having adjustable spring preload, compression, and rebound damping|
|Rear suspension||Showa 40 mm piston, piggy-back reservoir shock having adjustable spring preload, compression and rebound damping|
|Front suspension travel||8.60 in (218 mm)|
|Rear suspension travel||8.94 in (227 mm)|
|Front brakes||Bosch Gen 9 ABS, J-Juan dual-piston floating caliper, 240 x 4.5 mm disc|
|Rear brakes||Bosch Gen 9 ABS, J-Juan single-piston floating caliper, 240 x 4.5 mm disc|
|Front tire||Pirelli Scorpion MT 90 A/T 90/90-21|
|Rear tire||Pirelli Scorpion MT 90 A/T 120/80-18|
|Front-wheel||1.85 x 21|
|Rear-wheel||2.50 x 18|
|Wheelbase||56.6 in (1,438 mm)|
|Seat height||34.7 in (881 mm)|
|Trail||4.1 in (104 mm)|
|Curb weight||247 lb (112 kg)||289 lb (131 kg)|
|Carrying capacity||383 lb (174 kg)||341 lb (155 kg)|
|Equivalent fuel economy (city)||486 MPGe (0.48 l/100 km)|
|Equivalent fuel economy (highway)||207 MPGe (1.13 l/100 km)|
|The typical cost to recharge||$0.40||$0.81|
|Standard motorcycle warranty||Two years|
|Powerpack warranty||Five years/unlimited miles|