Model Description


The model that originally defined electric motorcycle street riding is still able to thrill riders all over the world. Stunning acceleration at any RPM, sharp lines and sporty ergonomics transform your daily ride into a thrill. This foundational powertrain delivers ranges up to 223 miles (359 km) in the city and 111 miles (180 km) on the highway.


Looking for an electrifying ride that’s easy to own? Look no further than Zero Motorcycles’ S, DS, and FXE models, all available with our powerful 11 kW motor. Experience the thrill of the open road with Zero’s S model, a sporty and nimble ride that offers the best ride experience in its class.

Model Specification

  • Performance


    178 miles (288 km)

    Highway, 55 mph (89 km/h)

    108 miles (175 km)

    Highway, 55 mph (89 km/h) Combined

    134 miles (217 km)

    Highway, 70 mph (113 km/h)

    90 miles (145 km)

    Highway, 70 mph (113 km/h) Combined

    119 miles (193 km)

  • Engine

    Peak torque

    80 ft-lb (109 Nm)

    Peak power

    59 hp (44 kW) @ 5.800 rpm

    Top speed (max)

    86 mph (139 km/h)

    Top speed (sustained)

    80 mph (129 km/h)


    Z-Force® 75-5 passively air-cooled, high efficiency, radial flux, interior permanent magnet, brushless motor


    High efficiency, 550 amp, 3-phase brushless controller with regenerative deceleration

    Power pack

    Z-Force® Li-Ion intelligent integrated

  • Other

    Required licence

    A1/B licence**

    Max capacity

    14.4 kWh

    Nominal capacity

    12.6 kWh

    Charger type

    1.3 kW, integrated

    Charge time (standard)

    9,8 hours (100% charged) / 9,3 hours (95% charged)

    Charge time (standard) With 6 kW Rapid Charge opti

    Charge time (standard) With EVSE cord and standard

    Equivalent fuel economy (city)

    477 MPGe (0.49 l/100 km)

    Equivalent fuel economy (highway)

    240 MPGe (0.98 l/100 km)

    Typical cost to recharge


  • Transmission


    Clutchless direct drive

    Final drive

    90T / 20T, Poly Chain® HTD® Carbon™ belt

  • Suspension

    Front suspension

    Showa 41 mm inverted cartridge forks, with adjustable spring preload, compression and rebound damping

    Rear suspension

    Showa 40 mm piston, piggy-back reservoir shock with adjustable spring preload, compression and rebound damping

    Front suspension travel

    6.25 in (159 mm)

    Rear suspension travel

    6.35 in (161 mm)

  • Brakes

    Front brakes

    Bosch Gen 9 ABS, J-Juan asymmetric dual piston floating caliper, 320 x 5 mm disc

    Rear brakes

    Bosch Gen 9 ABS, J-Juan single piston floating caliper, 240 x 4.5 mm disc

  • Wheels

    Front tire

    Pirelli Diablo Rosso II 110/70-17

    Rear tire

    Pirelli Diablo Rosso II 140/70-17

    Front wheel

    3.00 x 17

    Rear wheel

    5.50 x 17

  • Dimensions


    55.5 in (1,410 mm)

    Seat height

    31.8 in (807 mm)

    Seat height Accessory, low

    Seat height Accessory, tall




    3.2 in (80 mm)

    Curb weight

    407 lb (185 kg)

    Carrying capacity

    498 lb (225 kg)