That finned aluminum thing you see in front of the rear shock is the oil-cooled motor:
No doubt the looks and fancy logo come from the stylin’ 30-something CEO, Livia Cevolini, a mechanical engineer who has already taken the company public on an Italian exchange:
She's fascinating. More about her:
She’s put a lot of effort into the charging and claims you can get 85% charge with the DC fast charger, shown capped here, in 20 minutes.
I like the look from the front with the sexy LED lights:
Would I buy one? Well, it’s around $20K, $10K less than the Harley, so that's something.
Here’s the thing, though: when I brought it back to CalMoto, I got an eyeful of this Triumph. I heard it's being made gorgeous by Mike and the powder coating. Oh my God.
Am I just hopelessly old school or do some motorcycles have a timeless vintage look and sound you can never let go of? When I was a teen, I had to have the fastest street racer, but now? Much as I love electrics, damn.