Tacita T-Race Launched in 3 Versions: T-RC Cross, T-RE Enduro and T-RR Rally (w/videos)

NOV 13 2013 BY MARK KANE 1

Tacita T-RC Cross

Tacita T-RC Cross

Established in 2009, Italian company Tacita (name derived from Tàcita, Latin for Roman goddess of silence) unveiled at the EICMA show in Milan three versions of its electric motorcycle – T-RC Cross, T-RE Enduro and T-RR Rally.

All bikes are fitted with 3-phase asynchronous motor with 9 kW of continuous power, 27 kW peak power and 60 Nm of torque. Transmission is a 5-speed gearbox. Regenerative braking is included.

Tacita T-RE Enduro

Tacita T-RE Enduro

Tactica is using a lithium-polymer battery that is expected to withstand over 2,000 cycles. Pack sizes differ depending on version: T-RC has 3.3 or 4.0 kWh, T-RE has 3.3, 4.0, 5.3, 6.6, 8.0 or 10.6 kWh, and finally T-RR has 8.0 or 10.6 kWh.

Tacita T-RR Rally

Tacita T-RR Rall

Prices, excluding VAT, vary from about €20,000 to €30,000 depending on battery size.

Charging can be done by a 1 kW portable or optional 3 kW stationary charger.

Tacita T-Race

  • 100% green: electric and environmentally sustainable thanks to the use of eco-plastics and the T-Station
  • ergonomics of a grown-up motorbike
  • high-tech design
  • 5-speed gearbox
  • electric motor and controller liquid cooling
  • eco and sport maps for different riding conditions
  • “Reserve Power” mode, to reach the nearest recharging station when the residual battery charge is 20% (T-RE and T-RR)
  • large autonomy: for the rally version 100 km in motorally racing conditions
  • great driveability

Technical details

  • 5 speed separate gearbox with hydraulic clutch
  • liquid cooling for motor and controller
  • BMS Tacita for the monitoring and management of power cells
  • crank case made of solid Anticorodal 6082
  • frame designed for the needs of the electric motor and the support of its components and realized in chrome molybdenum 25NiCrMo4
  • rear monocoque aluminum with hard anodized coating, with the aim of giving to the aluminum alloy a high resistance to wear and to abrasion combined with a high electrical insulation. This treatment difference in the anodizing aesthetics, made with the purpose of beautification and corrosion protection, which, however, do not exhibit resistance to wear.
  • wheel hubs from solid Avional
  • wheels rims DID STAR alloy 7050
  • Marzocchi SHIVER fork with TiN treatment
  • triple clams machined from solid Avional
  • FULL LED lights
  • radiator Anticorodal aluminum, made in Italy, with high exchange efficiency and accuracy of welding between the alveolar bone mass, collectors and pans
  • instruments: smartphone with messaging function to communicate directly with Tacita
  • function “RESERVE POWER”, which is automatically activated when the remaining power is at 20%, and reducing the power, unequivocally indicates the need to recharge
  • Aluminum skid plate
  • rear monoshock Öhlins
  • fairing mad ein flax fiber
  • bio resins”

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Are they marketing in the US Mark?