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ZERO S Models/Series Timeline, Specifications & Photos

Generations: 9
First production year: 2015
 

2017 - Present

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 102 mph. 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.




 

2017 - Present

The 2017 Zero S 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 up to 202 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

The Z-Force Power Tank adds 3.3 kWh of power pack storage capacity to any 2014 or later Zero S or Zero SR. An optional accessory, the Power Tank can be added at any time during or after motorcycle purchase, bringing the maximum battery capacity to 16.3 kWh. With that much energy, you can travel up to 202 miles in the city or 101 miles on the highway at 70 mph.




 

2016 - 2017

The Z-Force Power Tank adds 2.8 kWh of power pack storage capacity to any 2014 or later Zero S or. 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 197 miles in the city or 98 miles on the highway at 70 mph




 

2016 - 2017

To expand riding opportunities and provide access to the growing public charging infrastructure, Zero has effectively tripled charging speed with the new Charge Tank accessory. Leveraging the popular J1772 standard, the Charge Tank is designed to work with Level 2 charging stations. ZF9.8 power packs can now be charged to 95% in about two hours, while the new higher capacity ZF13.0 takes about three hours.




 

2016 - Present

At the heart of each Zero S model is a new and innovative Z-Force motor. Fundamentally redesigned, the interior permanent magnet (IPM) configuration produces power more efficiently, cools more rapidly and has greater thermal capabilities, significantly improving performance during hard riding and allowing higher sustained speeds.




 

2015 - Present

The Zero ZF12.5-Power Tank, it has changed power tank capacity to any 2015 Zero S or Zero SR. An optional accessory, the Power Tank can be added at any time during or after motorcycle purchase, bringing the maximum battery capacity to 15.3 kWh. With that much energy, you can expect to travel up to 185 miles in the city or 94 miles on the highway.




 

2015 - Present

Developed to aggressively take on urban environments while encouraging occasional detours to your favorite stretch of backcountry twisties, the Zero S integrates revolutionary technology with innovative motorcycle design. The result is a motorcycle with breathtaking performance and a sophisticated appearance.




 

2015 - Present

The Zero S and have always offered breathtaking power, seamless acceleration and the purity of a ride that enhances the most enjoyable elements of the traditional motorcycle experience. The 2015 models will all but disappear beneath you as you fly down the road with new Showa suspension, Bosch Anti Lock Brakes (ABS) and high performance Pirelli tires. Already the longest-range electric motorcycles in production today, the Zero S now offer riders 10% greater range by way of a newly optimized battery cell configuration.