Derbi GPR EV Electric In Development?


Derbi GPR At Parc Motor De Castelloli

Derbi GPR At Parc Motor De Castelloli

Sevcon, a UK based manufacturer of electric motors, controllers, chargers and other electrical equipment posted a video of a Derbi motorcycle powered by electric motor. According to the person who posted the video on youTube, the motorcycle was built by Derbi and uses a controller supplied by Sevcon. See the Video After the break.

The bike is seen in full Derbi branding circulating the Parc Motor De Castelloli in Barcelona Spain at a decent clip. Could it be a bid for the FIM e-Power or TTXGP series? I have contacted Derbi and Sevcon for more information but have not heard back. Stay tuned.

Source: Sevcon

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Posted on December 15, 2009 at 11:55 am by John Adamo · Permalink
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  1. Written by Derbi GPR Eléctrica | motos.com3.es
    on December 17, 2009 at 7:33 am
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    [...] | Motoblog.it; Plugbike; Sevcon En Moto22 | [...]

  2. Written by Kevin
    on December 18, 2009 at 3:15 am
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    these Derbi guys have been working on electrical prototypes for a while, … it seems that mother-brand Piaggio has decided now they should go “eco”… and looks/sounds pretty cool…
    well done!

  3. [...] month a video of the Derbi GPR EV showed up on YouTube. It was posted by someone who appeared to be working with Sevcon and it was [...]

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