The Russian arms concern Kalashnikov continues to amaze the world with the breadth of its interests, which have long gone beyond new models of small arms. After the recent presentations of combat robots, high-speed boats and own hoverbike
another one is on the turn – the motorcycle of the famous brand “Izh” in the “electric” version for the needs of the police and army, presented at the exhibition “Army-2017”.
It is both a very modern and simple machine. Its power is 15 kW, which corresponds to 20 liters. from. The power reserve on one charge is 150 km. The battery pack is located on both sides of the rear wheel. For practical convenience, the design provides for a thick two-seated seat and special points for securing luggage. The electric cycle is equipped with a utilitarian liquid crystal instrument panel with a separate analog speedometer.
Currently, electromotocycles are tested by employees of the Moscow traffic police. The developers promised to take into account all their comments, after which a series of 50 electric cycles will be available to the capital’s traffic police for work during the World Cup in June-July 2018.