The Performance and Value Leader In Electric Vehicles!

Z Electric Vehicle

Manufacturer of Electric Motorcycles, Motor Scooters,  E-Bikes, and Trikes  

"The way to change the world is to build world changing products our     customers use to better their lives and the world."

**A Federal Tax Credit is in effect for 2016 for 10% of the purchase price of all 2 wheel models 6000 Watts and larger and for any model of our trike**

ZEV designs, manufactures, and assembles
  • The world’s longest-range production electric motor scooters in standard battery pack configurations at real highway speeds. (To 225 km/ 140 miles measured at 55 mph / 80 kmh).  More range is available with range extender packages.
  • The world’s fastest electric motor scooters with speeds over 130 km/h (80 mph)
  • The world’s most powerful electric motor scooter with up to 20,000 watts of continuous power.
  • The world's most fuel efficient vehicles with 630 MpgE at 55 mph and to over 1200 MpgE at lower speeds within our scooter and motorcycle line.
  • The world's fastest production electric bicycle.  34 mph
  • A full line of cargo and delivery 2 and 3 wheel vehicles.
 All ZEV products are
  • USA DOT certified
  • Assembled in the USA
  • Available with EEC certification
  • Titled and documented with USA VIN numbers (VIN WMI code 1Z9--------354---)

ZEV is the oldest electric motorcycle or scooter company in the world The operation started in 2006.

ZEV products feature the bleeding edge of available EV alternative fuel technology

Hub Motors
  • ZEV is the only company in the world to use oil-cooled hub motors inside the rear wheel. This extra lubrication radically increases motor life and cooling for the longest possible life.   
  • Hub motors (also called wheel motors) eliminate belts or chain drives for more efficiency yielding higher range.  This design gives us the lowest total or moving part count for maximum reliability and lowest maintenance.
  • ZEV is the only company in the world with models having dual hub motors in the rear drive wheels for maximum power and flexibility.
  • All of the 13, 14, 16, 17 inch hub motors have an extra set of hall sensors already built into the motor and pre-wired as a redundant standby set. 
Multi-Speed Electronic Transmission
  • Each bike is installed with an electronic 3 speed controller that acts like a transmission.  A no clutch controller, which boosts range up to 50% and hill climbing ability up to 35% over competing vehicles.  This controller varies both the amps and the volts at the touch of a button.
Lithium Batteries
  • Our largest standard battery pack has a capacity of 10kwh, the largest battery pack available in any scooter.
  • Each battery pack is built to standard sizes so that as new battery technologies become available, your ZEV is ready to upgrade. No ZEV customer will ever be locked in to a single battery supplier.
Our scooters and motorcycles are hand-built. Every single bike is test-driven and test-charged three times over several days before shipping. Not one other company in the world invests that time to ensure your bike arrives without defect.

ZEV has been in production at our current location since 2008.  Customers have bikes on the road with over 35,000 miles on them

Scooters and Motorcycles

LRC 15  LRC 12.2    LRC 11    LRC 6

The Longest Range and Fastest Electric Motor Scooter in the World

M-13 S

Sleek full fairing weather protection, sport handling, with a huge cargo carrying "gas tank"


ZEV's Longest Running Production Line, Including the:

 S-7100    S-8500 LR    S-6100    S-6000 L

S-4100    S-3600 L    S-4100 L


The world's most capable motor scooter, the rugged T-Series includes:

T-10    T-8500    T-6100    T-5100     T6000L

2700 L

Built tough for service as delivery bike or a commuter bike, a hard accelerating "does it all" vehicle.

2700 L                    2700 DLR

The Aero Series E-Bikes

The World's fastest concealed battery E-bikes

Valkyrie-750 Watt


Harpie-500 Watt





We offer demonstration rides at our facility in Morgantown, WV and at our dealers around the world. Contact us at to arrange a test ride today.

WE PAY YOUR GAS OR AIRFARE if you travel and purchase a ZEV motorcycle or scooter. Dealers in the UK, Poland, and Netherlands provide test rides also.

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