Harley-Davison Livewire EV Details

Harley-Davidon’s first EV, the Livewire is due for release soon. More info and photos now available. Specs:

  • 0-60 in 3 seconds
  • 146 miles of city range
  • Overnight charging at home
  • 40 mins to 80% at a fast charge station, 60 mins for 100%
  • 4G connection with smartphone control app (info, settings, tracker, tamper notifications, etc)
  • Cornering ABS
  • Corning Traction Control
  • 15.5 kWh battery
  • 78 kW (105 bhp) motor
  • 110mph top speed
  • $30k price

Sounds expensive, but I don’t hate it, it certainly looks like a Harley

Will it shake itself apart?

Given HDs history with trying to modernise their products (V-ROD) I think they’ll have a hard time selling in the US.

Production has been stopped

Oops. Hopefully just while they investigate and resolve whatever issue they’ve found.

Oh, seems there’s a problem with the charger: