Two-wheeled electrics at the Tokyo Motor Show

Yamaha, Honda, and Suzuki all show off electric scooters at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show.

Yamaha EC-f
The Yamaha EC-f is an electric motorcycle concept designed for ease of use. Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc.

Just as carmakers develop electric cars, motorcycle manufacturers also see the writing on the wall, showing off a collection of electric bikes at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show. The Tokyo Motor Show has always played host to a substantial display of motorcycles, and this year is no different--except that the highlights of the show all have a green angle. Honda, Yamaha, and Suzuki all brought concepts to the show that could spell the future of riding, and possibly a new way for future commuters to get to work.

Check out photos of electric scooters and motorcycles at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show.

 

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