Lightning LS-218 - Image via Asphalt& Rubber

Lightning LS-218 - Image via Asphalt& Rubber

As promised, Lightning Motorcycles just unveiled the LS-218 electric superbike, of which a teaser image we saw last week.

"It was a beautiful day at The Quail Motorcycle Gathering. Thanks to those of you who made it and stopped by our booth!"

According to the Asphalt & Rubber, there was a large crowd of onlookers.

But... there is always a but, right? This is just the preview of a production version and Bryan Delohery from Asphalt & Rubber was told that no tests can be conducted on the bike at this time.

First tests are expected in Summer 2014.

Source: Asphalt & Rubber

Photos Below: © 2014 Bryan Delohery / Asphalt & Rubber – Creative Commons – Attribution 3.0

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