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Charging stations in Barcelona, Spain – Click above to watch video after the jump

Barcelona, Spain has officially launched a program that aims to have 15 electric motorcycle/scooter charging stations with six plug-in points each installed around the city. The stations will offer free charging, at least until 2012, and be managed by Mobecpoint and installed by Iberdola. Mobecpoint's unique system allows electric motorcycle and scooter owners to reserve a plug-in spot via smartphone or Internet and notifies them when their two-wheeler is charged up. To further promote the use o

How does a company grow from being a small outfit in Ashland, Oregon with a product line consisting of a single electric motorcycle to becoming a world-dominating tour de force with an impressive range of machines and volume-manufacturing capability on four continents? If you're Brammo, you partner with Flextronics. This multi-billion dollar electronics manufacturer with a presence in 30 countries and a highly developed supply chain will enable the brand to hold down costs, build bikes close to

Michael Czysz at the FIM e-Power International Championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Michael Czysz at the FIM e-Power International Championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

MotoCzysz E1pc – Click above for high-res image gallery

Germany's "new motorcycle" – Click above for high-res image gallery

Have you ever stumbled across a product you liked so much that you became something of a fanboy/girl, even though you couldn't quite justify getting one for yourself? Such is the predicament Harry Mallin found himself in after stumbling upon the Brammo Enertia on the internet one day.

Shawn Higbee wins TTXGP North America Infineon Raceway round for Team Zero Agni – Click above for high-res image gallery

Say you're in the market for an electric motorcycle but you don't like the modern styling of a Zero S or a Brammo Enertia. Or maybe you do, but some jerk who works in your office already has one. Well, now you can get a modern electric bike that looks like anything but. Check out custom bike designer James Hammarhead's cafe racer-inspired Volta 102.

Outside of SCCA or a weekend racing school, us working stiffs never get the chance to get on the track and let it all hang out for guts and glory. Well, John Wild and Sean Ewing aren't satisfied with amateur track days. They're entering the TTXGP electric motorcycle grand prix.

Hammarhead Volta – Click above for high-res image gallery

Brammo Enertia and TTR race bike – Click above for high-res image gallery

Mission Motors Mission One – Click above for high-res image gallery