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Fans of Turbo, DreamWork’s speedy snail tale, will be happy to know that they can now purchase their very own electric powered snail-mobile.
The Johammer J1 is the brainchild of Australian e-mobility company Johammer. Although itâ€™s tough not to get hung up the on sluggish looks of this peculiar bike, there are some pretty cool additional features to distract riders.
The Johammer boasts a fairly long range of 200km, putting it on par with other electric motorbikes on the market, like the Zero S. Additionally, a multifunctional rearview mirror nixes the need for a separate gauge display.
The J1 also optimizes center of gravity distribution to provide a comfortable driving experience with excellent handling. Most importantly, however, the Johammer J1 is completely emission-free, providing riders with guilt free cruising.
Our verdict? Donâ€™t expect to see these speedy snails around your neighborhood anytime soon. At US$ 31,000 they just arenâ€™t accessible enough to breech the fringe market into the mainstream. That being said, this probably isnâ€™t the last weâ€™ll see of electric motorcycles.