Jay Leno rides the Mission-R electric superbike [Video]
It’s no secret that Jay Leno loves cars and has a stable of over 100 classic and collectable cars in his garage, but he also has over 100 motorcycles in his collection. So it was only natural for Leno to invite the team from Mission Motors over to learn more about the companies Mission-R electric motorcycle and its technology. Jay Leno is no stranger to electric bikes either, as he has a stable of two-wheel machines, both internal-combustion and EV.
Mission Motors is an up-and-coming electric vehicle company that has created the most advanced production electric motorcycle in the world. Located in San Francisco, California, the company has assembled some of the brightest young engineers on the planet. The elite team has expertise in the areas of powersports, automotive, robotics, battery and software industries.
They then use that knowledge to develop technologies that maximize the potential of the electric drivetrain. Their stated goal is to redefine the world of electric vehicle performance. When you look at the Mission-R electric superbike they developed, you begin to see what this company is all about.
Mission Motors developed the Mission-R electric superbike to be their performance development platform to show what they can do in the area of two-wheel performance. It is one of the most advanced motorcycles in the world and can perform with some of the fastest bikes in AMA Pro Supersport motorcycle racing.
The most advanced EV technology on two wheels