Whereas California’s journey way of life firm Super73 makes a few of the most iconic ebikes available on the market, it introduced the all-new Super73 C1X electrical bike idea earlier this 12 months. Now, a brand new teaser video is displaying it in motion.
The C1X idea is a fast evolution of Super73’s present ebikes. It’s a hair greater than a daily mannequin however smaller than a full-scale electrical bike. The preliminary announcement solely got here with some lovely idea imagery and renders, however now we’re seeing an precise prototype gripping the streets.
This week the corporate launched a Super73 C1X first experience video, displaying a useful bike that appears almost similar to the idea. The electrical bike is present process early “preliminary testing,” however from what we’re seeing up to now, it appears to be like nice.
Within the video above, the demonstrator mentions that testing is at “at 25%,” however we’re unsure what which means. Both manner, we see it speed up off the road, make a number of turns, and that’s about it. Eagle-eyed viewers will discover the rider accessed the bike with an NFC keycard, much like Tesla EVs’ digital key. We’re hopeful that the characteristic will make it into the manufacturing mannequin.
Sadly, the video didn’t give us any new particulars in regards to the bike, and we nonetheless don’t have a stable record of specs. That stated, Super73 beforehand talked about it’d attain speeds upwards of 75 MPH, have a metropolis vary of over 100 miles on a cost, and weigh round 300 lbs.
In the course of the preliminary announcement in March, the corporate stated it hopes to launch the bike someday in 2023. And judging by how lengthy it took for the primary prototype experience, it’s secure to imagine this isn’t popping out anytime quickly.
Nonetheless, you’ll be able to reserve your spot in line right now on the Super73 web site for $73.