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ZERO DS Models/Series Timeline, Specifications & Photos

Generations: 12
First production year: 2011
 

2017 - Present

My Zero DS and feature advanced cell chemistry and battery management systems that provide greater capacity and range. Not only does the ZF13.0 power pack enable you to go beyond 140 miles, it is also designed to last the life of the motorcycle. The result of cutting-edge research and development, each cell in the power pack is individually controlled and monitored to ensure maximum health.




 

2017 - Present

Zero worked in close collaboration with Showa to develop suspension systems that provide excellent small bump compliance, predictable control of bigger impacts and exceptionally smooth action under all conditions. Torsional rigidity of the front end improves handling, and a hollow front axle reduces unsprung weight.




 

2017 - Present

T newhe DS ZF6.5 comes equipped with a smaller, 6.5kWh (5.7kWh nominal) battery. Zero’s S/DS platform utilizes a permanent battery comprised of either three or four power packs, depending on the power output the customer desires (a power pack being an individual, modular battery seen on the Zero FX/FXS). The final arrangement of power packs that is then fitted to the S/DS is then colloquially called a “monolith.”




 

2016 - 2017

The Z-Force Power Tank adds 2.8 kWh of power pack storage capacity to any 2014 or later Zero DS or Zero DSR. An optional accessory, the Power Tank can be added at any time during or after motorcycle purchase, bringing the maximum battery capacity to 15.9 kWh. With that much energy, you can travel up to 179 miles in the city or 86 miles on the highway.




 

2016 - 2017

Zero DS ZF13.0 it is a Supermoto electric bike, and it is equipped with a efficient and powerful. It delivers exhilarating acceleration to a top speed of 98 mph, and have a Aluminium Twin spar frame. It is lightweight, strong and one of the main reasons that the motorcycles handle incredibly well on the dirt or street.




 

2016 - Present

The 2016 Zero DS ZF9.8 is a electric bike, sold from 2016.Zero Motorcycles designed the Z-Force motor from the ground up to be compact, efficient and powerful. It delivers exhilarating acceleration to a top speed of 98 mph on the Zero DS. Completely air-cooled, the motor provides a fantastic riding experience, minus the need for any regular maintenance. When slowing down, the motor generates electricity that is channeled back into the power pack to help extend ride times.




 

2015 - Present

The 2015 Zero Dual Sport features advanced cell chemistry and battery management systems that provide greater capacity and range. Not only does the ZF12.5 power pack enable you to go beyond 130 miles, it is also designed to last the life of the motorcycle. The result of cutting edge research and development, each cell in the power pack is individually controlled and monitored to ensure maximum health. The highly efficient onboard charger minimizes charge time and can work in parallel with Zero’s scalable off-board charging systems. What does this mean? Simply put, the Zero Dual Sport is a le...




 

2015 - Present

Revolutionary Z-Force Motor - 54 Hp, 68 Ft-Lbs… and Incredibly Efficient: Zero Motorcycles designed the Z-Force motor from the ground up to be compact, efficient and powerful. It provides you with exhilarating acceleration to a top speed of 98 mph. Completely air-cooled, the motor is designed to provide a fantastic riding experience minus the need for any regular maintenance. When slowing down, the motor generates electricity that is channeled back into the power pack to help extend ride times.




 

2015 - Present

Propelled by the most advanced technology in the industry, the Zero DS is a fully electric motorcycle that can handle any surface you throw at it. Overcoming obstacles and maintaining control is effortless due to its direct-drive powertrain and fully adjustable suspension. Under technical riding conditions, Zero’s revolutionary Z-Force® motor delivers astonishing responsiveness with the twist of your wrist. As with Zero’s entire model line, the 2015 Zero DS offers a liberating ownership experience with its maintenance-free powertrain, penny per mile ‘fuel’ cost and powerful acceleration.




 

2012 - 2013

Powered by the most advanced powertrain in the industry, the Zero DS is a fully electric motorcycle that can handle any surface you throw at it. Overcoming obstacles and maintaining control is effortless due to its fully adjustable suspension and rugged wheel set. Under technical riding conditions, Zero’s optimized direct drive system delivers astonishing responsiveness with the twist of your wrist. As with Zero’s entire model line, the 2012 Zero DS costs only cents to recharge and, with its maintenance-free powertrain, it is one of the most economical motorcycles to own and operate.




 

2012 - 2013

The 2012 Zero DS is build on the platform of the highly innovative Zero S. Thi smodel is capable of 112 miles in the EPA`s UDDS range test. Zero DS is visually distinct from its predecessors with new additions to the bodywork.




 

2011 - 2013

The Zero DS is a Dual Sport Bike, build in 2011 on the Zero S supermoto platform. A 50/50 street/dirt tire is fitted to the 17" front rim and a 90/10 is fitted to the 16"rear. This model has a grade aluminium used in construction of the lightweight and rigid twin spar frame.