2013 Zero FX ZF5.7

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2013 Zero FX ZF5
2013 Zero FX ZF5

This is Zero’s electric motorcycle for 2013 and it is called the Zero FX ZF. It is equipped with an electric motor that produces 44 horsepower (33 kw) @ 3,700 RPM and 95 Nm of torque with a top speed of 113 km/h.

The electric motor is powered by Z-Force™ Li-Ion modular system of 5.7 kWh that takes 7.8 hours to charge or 3.3 hours with a Quick 2x charger. It features an 38mm inverted fork, an adjustable spring suspension on the back, 2 piston hydaulic disk brakes measuring 221×4.5 mm at the front and single piston hydaulic disk brake measuring 221×4.5 mm at the back.

It weighs 106 kg, it has a 1,438 mm wheelbase, an 899 mm seat height and an astonishing consumption of 470 MPGe (0.50 L/100 km). It’s base price is at $11,990.

SPECIFICATIONS

 

RANGE

ZERO FX ZF2.8

ZERO FX ZF5.7

City 35 miles (56 km) 70 miles (113 km)
Highway, 55mph (88 km/h) 22 miles (35 km) 44 miles (71 km)
 » Combined 27 miles (43 km) 54 miles (87 km)
Highway, 70mph (112 km/h) 15 miles (24 km) 31 miles (50 km)
 » Combined 21 miles (34 km) 43 miles (69 km)
MOTOR
Max torque 70 ft-lb (95 Nm) 70 ft-lb (95 Nm)
Max power 27 hp (20 kW) @ 3,700 RPM 44 hp (33 kW) @ 3,700 RPM
Top speed (max) 85 mph (137 km/h) 85 mph (137 km/h)
Top speed (sustained) 70 mph (113 km/h) 70 mph (113 km/h)
Type Z-Force™ 75-5 passively air-cooled, high efficiency, radial flux permanent magnet, brushless motor Z-Force™ 75-5 passively air-cooled, high efficiency, radial flux permanent magnet, brushless motor
Controller High efficiency, 420 amp, 3-phase brushless controller with re-generative deceleration High efficiency, 420 amp, 3-phase brushless controller with re-generative deceleration

POWER SYSTEM

Est. pack life to 80% (city) 78,000 miles (126,000 km) 156,000 miles (252,000 km)
Power pack Z-Force™ Li-Ion intelligent modular Z-Force™ Li-Ion intelligent modular
Max capacity 2.8 kWh 5.7 kWh
Nominal capacity 2.5 kWh 5.0 kWh
Charger type 650 W, integrated 650 W, integrated
Charge time (standard) 4.1 hours (100% charged) / 3.7 hours (95% charged) 7.8 hours (100% charged) / 7.4 hours (95% charged)
CHAdeMO charge time (accessory) 1.5 hours (100% charged) / 1 hour (95% charged) 1.5 hours (100% charged) / 1 hour (95% charged)
Quick 2x charger time (accessory) 1.9 hours (100% charged) / 1.4 hours (95% charged) 3.3 hours (100% charged) / 2.8 hours (95% charged)
Input Standard 110V or 220V Standard 110V or 220V

DRIVETRAIN

Transmission Clutchless direct drive Clutchless direct drive
Final drive 132T / 25T, Poly Chain® GT® Carbon™ belt 132T / 25T, Poly Chain® GT® Carbon™ belt

CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES

Front suspension 38mm inverted, forks with adjustable compression and rebound damping 38mm inverted, forks with adjustable compression and rebound damping
Rear suspension Remote reservoir shock with adjustable spring preload, compression and rebound damping Remote reservoir shock with adjustable spring preload, compression and rebound damping
Front suspension travel 9.44 in (240 mm) 9.44 in (240 mm)
Rear suspension travel 8.94 in (227 mm) 8.94 in (227 mm)
Front brakes Nissin 2 piston hydraulic, 221×4.5 mm disc Nissin 2 piston hydraulic, 221×4.5 mm disc
Rear brakes Nissin 1 piston hydraulic, 221×4.5 mm disc Nissin 1 piston hydraulic, 221×4.5 mm disc
Front tire 3.00-21 3.00-21
Rear tire 4.10-18 4.10-18
Front wheel 1.60×21 1.60×21
Rear wheel 2.15×18 2.15×18

DIMENSIONS

Wheel base 56.6 in (1,438 mm) 56.6 in (1,438 mm)
Seat height 35.4 in (899 mm) 35.4 in (899 mm)
Low seat height (accessory) 33.4 in (848 mm) 33.4 in (848 mm)
Rake 26.1 degrees 26.1 degrees
Trail 4.4 in (112 mm) 4.4 in (112 mm)

WEIGHT

Frame 17.0 lb (7.7 kg) 17.0 lb (7.7 kg)
Curb weight 233 lb (106 kg) 275 lb (125 kg)
Carrying capacity 347 lb (157 kg) 305 lb (138 kg)
ECONOMY
Equivalent fuel economy (city) 470 MPGe (0.50 L/100 km) 470 MPGe (0.50 L/100 km)
Equivalent fuel economy (highway) 207 MPGe (1.14 L/100 km) 212 MPGe (1.11 L/100 km)
Typical cost to recharge $0.30 $0.60

PRICING

MSRP

(Does not include local shipping, applicable taxes, PDI, or road registration fees.)
$9,495.00 $11,990.00
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