Arcimoto SRK 8 electric trike now on sale (Images, Video)

Arcimoto, located in Eugene, Oregon, has been working on a three wheel electric vehicle for several years. Now it has begun production of its 8th generation Arcimoto trike, which weighs just over 1,000 lbs and costs $11,900 before any federal or state incentives.

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The Arcimoto has a top speed of 85 mph and a range of 70 miles with the standard 12 kWh battery or 130 miles with the optional 20 kWh battery. Weighing only 25% of a conventional vehicle, the Arcimoto has an incredible fuel economy rating of 230 MPGe, which means an owner could pay for the vehicle just in fuel savings alone in 5 years.

Posted by Thomas Langenbucher

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