Honda to produce hybrid motorcycles starting by 2011

Posted by Humphrey Cheung

Tokyo (Japan) – Honda has announced that it will produce hybrid electric motorcycles starting in 2011.  The motorcycles will be available in 200 to 1000cc engine sizes and, according to Honda, will be 50% more fuel efficient than regular motorcycles.  Honda will leverage hybrid technology from cars in order to keep development and production costs low.

Honda also plans to sell smaller electric scooters with engine sizes of 50 to 125cc.

Read more … Mainichi Daily News