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2015 Zero MMX Military Review
2015 Zero MMX Military on Totalmotorcycle.com
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In almost every way, an electric motorcycle is well suited for military applications. They are quiet, have low heat profiles, emit no
exhaust, are simple to operate and incredibly fast. With this in mind Zero Motorcycles developed a military program that is specifically designed to meet the needs of the military applications. Working alongside interested military personnel, Zero Motorcycles is able to deliver a motorcycle that includes the options and accessories required for a successful deployment and mission.
Using Zero Motorcycles’ industry-leading Z-Force® powertrain the Zero MMX features quick swappable power packs, direct drive gearing and an air cooled motor. With no transmission, powertrain fluids or gas, the Zero MMX is also easy to transport and maintain.
2015 Zero MMX Military www.Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features
New for 2015:
Zero Motorcycles 2015 model line takes comfort and control to the next level with premium Showa suspension, Pirelli tires and Bosch anti-lock brakes on every model. With newly engineered cast wheels, fresh design highlights and 10% more range on the Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS, enthusiasts will turn heads while enjoying more spirited, thrilling and longer rides than ever before.
The 2015 lineup is fueled by Zero’s industry leading, and continually advancing, 100% electric Z-Force® powertrain. Cutting-edge, powerful and thrilling, the Z-Force® powertrain strips away all but the purest elements of the motorcycle experience to let riders focus on what matters most…the ride.
»» Every Zero is now fully equipped with Showa suspension
»» Exceptionally smooth action for improved comfort and control
»» Fully adjustable settings to meet the demands of a wide variety of riders
»» Increased torsional rigidity on the front end for improved handling
»» Hollow front axle for reduced unsprung weight
»» Durable and highly protective new fork guards on the Zero DS and Zero FX
»» Developed in close collaboration with Showa
Bosch anti-lock braking system (ABS)
»» Advanced Bosch ABS is now standard on every model
»» ABS can be switched on or off depending on rider’s preferences
»» Incredibly smooth actuation for improved control under extreme braking
»» Larger 320 mm carrier-less front rotor increases stopping power on the Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS
»» New braking systems with refined hydraulic ratios for improved braking power and modulation
»» Adjustable front brake lever for customizable ergonomics on the Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS
Up to 185 miles with higher energy density
»» The Zero S and Zero SR city range can now be extended to 185 miles using the Power Tank accessory
»» Newly packaged battery cell offers 10% more energy density on the Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS
New wheels and Pirelli tires across the entire lineup
»» New cast alloy wheels on the Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS
»» New high performance Pirelli tires for every model combine excellent grip with long lasting mileage
»» The Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS wheels are now equipped with a larger carrier-less front rotor to reduce unsprung weight and increase stopping power
»» The Zero SR now uses softer compound Diablo Rosso II tires for even greater traction
»» The Zero FX now features wider 1.85 x 21 front and 2.50 x 18 rear wheels and tires for increased strength and greater aftermarket tire options
»» Larger, higher-capacity wheel bearings on every model to increase stiffness, versatility and durability
Improved rider interface
»» Stylish new mirrors provide great visibility while also reducing motorcycle width
»» Comfortable new grips use a softer rubber compound
»» Newly contoured seat for improved ergonomics on the Zero S, Zero SR and Zero DS
»» New throttle for improved action
2015 Zero MMX Military Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits
The Zero MMX is designed and built to meet the needs of a wide variety of military applications. It can be customized with a selection of accessories to tailor the motorcycle for a specific type of usage and duty cycle.
No exhaust and exceptionally stealthy, the Zero MMX holds unique tactical advantages over traditional internal combustion alternatives. The 100% electric powertrain offers personnel the ability to rapidly move over technical terrain while making virtually no noise and emitting no smell. Perhaps the most covert form of two-wheeled transportation, the motorcycle is completely silent when stopped and can accelerate instantly from 0 rpm.
Using Zero Motorcycles’ industry-leading Z-Force® powertrain the Zero MMX features quick swappable power packs, direct drive gearing and an air-cooled motor. With no transmission, powertrain fluids or gas, the Zero MMX is also easy to transport and maintain.
The 2015 Zero MMX is based upon Zero’s award winning off-road motorcycle technology and features many of the same upgrades as the Zero FX.
As with all new 2015 Zero motorcycles, the MMX is fully equipped with Showa suspension.
Close collaboration between Showa and Zero engineers created a system that provides excellent small bump compliance, predictable control of bigger impacts, and exceptionally smooth action in all conditions. Torsional rigidity of the front end was increased for improved handling, and a hollow front axle reduced unsprung weight. Suspension settings are customizable to meet the demands of a wide variety of riders.
Improved braking systems, enhanced weatherproofing, Pirelli DOT-approved tires, and a new accessory rear rack are further refinements that elevate the performance of the MMX while increasing reliability and versatility.
2015 Zero MMX Military – Totalmotorcycle.com North American Specifications/Technical Details
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»» Keyed ignition
»» Modular and quick swappable power packs
»» Ability to operate in wet or rainy conditions with a one meter submersion capability
»» Off-board charger
»» Off-road dash with indicators
»» Off-road tires
»» Military switchgear kit: includes military switches (keyless ignition, headlight, safety override, reserve, and infrared front & rear), headlight, fly screen, IR pigtails.
»» Aggressive foot pegs
»» Tie down eyelets with integrated tow cable and rear seat strap
»» On-board charger
»» Belt drive
»» Dual-sport tires
»» Hand guards
»» Passenger foot pegs
»» Road/street dash instrumentation
Specifications are subject to change without notice. Imagery may not reflect most current product specifications. Zero Motorcycles reserves the right to make improvements and/or design changes without any obligation to previously sold, assembled or fabricated equipment.