Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike Review Specs Price

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Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike is an ideal motorcycle for those riders who want to push electric bikes into uncharted territories. The true hero of the Zero Motorcycles dual-sport lineup is the DSR Black Forest Edition. It is the most capable adventure-ready electric bike on the planet that explores the new roads without all the noise. The overall review of Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike with its price and specifications is written below.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike – Features and Price

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Always Dialed

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike always performs well when riding on smooth asphalt to loose gravel fire roads. The rider can easily Change performance profiles at the press of a button to master any terrain. The new Zero DSR/BF is pre-programmed with Sports or Eco modes, and performance can be fully customized with the help of Zero Motorcycles App, where one can also see detailed ride stats.

Torque Beast

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike delivers silent stump-pulling torque, churning up to an outrageous 116 ft-lb more than any fuel-burning production literbike. The rider just has to twist the throttle and see the magic happens. Thanks to the stealth force hurling the rider forward, he will quickly leave gas motorcycles behind.

There is no need for shifting, no vibration, and no problem with fumes. It is an industry-leading Z-Force powertrain that effortlessly drives the adventure of bikes that seems to disappear beneath the rider silently.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Effortless Adventure

For those riders who want to push electric into uncharted territories, the true hero of the zero motorcycles dual-sport lineup is the DSR black forest edition. It is the most capable adventure-ready electric bike on the planet to explore new roads without noise.

Charge up to 6-Times Faster

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike allows the rider to recharge the motorcycle while having lunch or a coffee. During those refreshing moments, one will add up to 94 miles of range for every hour he plugged in. The Charge Tank option is compatible with level-2 charge stations, and it delivers roughly six times faster charging than when compared to the standard wall outlet. Depending on the battery, a typical recharge time can take as little as an hour.

Charging. Meet Household Outlet

No special equipment is required to charge the bike. Standard household outlets can be used as a fueling station for a fraction of the cost of gasoline-like in 2020 Zero DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Motorcycle. All the rider has to do is plug in at night and start the day with a full tank.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Long Range Battery Tech

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike carries the highest power and energy density battery in the EV industry. With more than thirteen years of rigorous off-road experience, the Z-Force battery confidently delivers the rider to his destination.

Pull the Plug on Maintenance

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike does not need attention and regular maintenance. All the rider has to do is a plug-in and replace clogged filters or muddy oil. The new Z-force powertrain reduces the fossil burner mess, trading oil, spark plugs, filters, and clutches for a motor with a solo moving part. The new Zero DS’s ripping acceleration is delivered through a carbon fiber belt that directly connects the motor with the rear wheel. Now chain maintenance is a thing of the past.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Swappable Battery Capability

Zero Motorcycles’ Z-Force battery is the most power and energy-dense in the entire EV industry. The Zero DSR features the ZF14.4 battery that adds a Power Tank accessory to expand battery capacity by 3.6 kWh.

The battery is designed to last and is backed by a five-year, unlimited mileage warranty. The Zero DSR/BF features Long Term Storage Mode to optimize the battery’s state of charge and further improve long-term battery health.

Motor

An all-new and extremely impressive Z-Force motor delivers smooth power and up to 116 ft-lb with a design so efficient that it only needs passive air-cooling. The rider just has to roll on the throttle for massive acceleration, and rolling off the throttle progressively channels the energy bank into the battery.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

There is no need for heavy, complicated, or expensive liquid cooling stuff in Zero DSR/BF and no regular maintenance. It is the industry’s most efficient, robust, and compact brushless motor.

Suspension

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike features custom-tuned suspension by Showa that provides 7 inches of plush travel that allows the rider to grab virtually any terrain thrown in the way. The entire suspension system can be easily adjusted to glide over any city street or tip down his favorite fire road.

Dash

A dash of Zero 2021 DSR/BF is minimalist, modern and highly efficient that projects the specs rider ride, i.e., Speed, State of Charge, Power Output, Selected Riding Profile, Projected Recharge Time in the excellent blue LCD. In addition, the rider can sync his smartphone to add a customizable secondary dash or view detailed ride stats.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Onboard Charger

The owner of Zero DSR/BF has not to be worried about any additional charging equipment and any standard 1.3 kW onboard charger plugs into any household outlet. It can be operated with the off-board Quick Charger accessory and the Charge Tank option to accelerate charge times.

Tank

The standard Zero DSR/BF tank comes with spacious lockable storage that is perfect for stowing personal items like wallets, cell phones, or gloves. If the rider is interested in faster charging or more excellent range, he has to switch the standard tank for its Charge Tank option for six times faster charging or the Power Tank accessories that add 3.6 kWh of battery.

Brakes

An all-new Bosch anti-lock brake system (ABS) delivers confident braking that is tested for just about any situation one can imagine, and it optimizes deceleration when he hit his brakes hard. The braking is actuated via levers that can be adjusted for improved ergonomics. The standard ABS can be switched on or off by the rider.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Direct Drive

There is no need to use any of the clutches, gears, shifting, chains, and all their weighty complexities. Seamlessly rocket to speeds over 95 mph with pure efficiency as energy quietly transforms into propulsion. The Zero DSR/BF is a direct drive and contains a state-of-the-art motor that connects directly with the rear wheel using the carbon fiber belt.

Wheels and Tires

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike features strong Pirelli MT-60 tires that offer superior traction, excellent durability, and a road feel. The tires are attached with a durable cast alloy wheels and a hollow front axle that shaves unsprung weight to improve handling.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike – Price

The new Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike comes at $18,995 only.

Zero 2021 DSR/BF Electric Dual Sports Bike – Technical Specifications

Specs / Bikes ZF14.4 ZF14.4 Power Tank

Range

City 157miles (253km) 196miles (315km)
Highway, 55mph (89km/h) 88 miles (142 km) 110 miles (177 km)
Highway, 70 mph (113 km/h) 64 miles (103 km) 80 miles (129 km)

Motor

Peak torque 116 ft-lb (157 Nm)
Peak power 70 hp (52 kW) @ 3,500 rpm
Top speed (max) 102mph (163 km/h)
Top speed (sustained) 90 mph (145 km/h)
Type Z-Force® 75-7R passively air-cooled, radial flux, high efficiency, interior permanent hi-temp magnet, brushless motor
Controller High efficiency, 775 amp, the 3-phase brushless controller including regenerative deceleration

Power system

Powerpack Z-Force® Li-Ion intelligent integrated
Max capacity 14.4 kWh 18 kWh
Nominal capacity 12.6kWh 15.8kWh
Charger type 1.3 kW, integrated
Charge time (standard) 9.8 hours (100% charged) / 9.3 hours (95% charged) 12.1 hours (100% charged) / 11.6 hours (95% charged)
Input Standard 110V or 220V

Drivetrain

Final drive 90T / 20T, Poly Chain® HTD® Carbon™ belt
Transmission Clutchless direct drive

Chassis / Suspension / Brakes

Front suspension Showa 41mm inverted cartridge forks, including adjustable spring preload, rebound and compression damping
Rear suspension Showa 40 mm piston, piggy-back reservoir shock including adjustable spring preload, rebound and compression damping
Front suspension travel 7 inches (178 mm)
Rear suspension travel 7.03 inches (179mm)
Front brakes Bosch Gen 9 ABS, J-Juan asymmetric dual-piston floating caliper, 320 x 5mm disc
Rear brakes Bosch Gen 9 ABS, J-Juan single-piston floating caliper, 240 x 4.5mm disc
Front tire All-New Pirelli MT-60 100/90-19
Rear tire All-New Pirelli MT-60 130/80-17
Front-wheel 2.50 x 19
Rear-wheel 3.50 x 17

Dimensions

Wheelbase 56.2 in (1,427 mm)
Seat height 33.2 in (843 mm)
Rake 26.5-degree
Trail 4.6 in (117 mm)

Weight

Curb weight 489 lb (222 kg) 531 lb (241 kg)
Carrying capacity 417 lb (189 kg) 375 lb (170 kg)

Economy

Equivalent fuel economy (city) 435 MPGe (0.54 l/100 km)Equivalent fuel economy (city)
Equivalent fuel economy (highway) 207 MPGe (1.13 l/100 km)Equivalent fuel economy (highway)
The typical cost to recharge $1.61 $2.02

Pricing

MSRP $18,995 $21,890

Warranty

Standard motorcycle warranty Two years
Powerpack warranty Five years/unlimited miles