Energica Motorcycles: New Commercial Agreement in New York and the Northeast U.S.

MODENA, Italy–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Energica?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#Energicalt;/agt;–Energica Motor Company S.p.A. continues to expand in the United States:
a new commercial agreement with Hudson Valley Motorcycles in the
significant market of New York State and the Northeast
Region of the U.S. has just been signed.


New York has the fifth largest number of motorcyclists in the U.S., with
over 392,771 registered street bikes in 2017. According to Plug-In
America, New York is also the second largest market for EV vehicles,
with about 30,645 currently registered and a growth rate of 67% in just
the last year. There are over 2,400 charging stations already in place
in the state, the fourth-highest number in the country, behind three
states (California, Texas, Florida) where Energica already has dealer
representation.

Highly ambitious plans have just been announced by Governor Cuomo to add
over 10,000 additional charging stations and expand the New York EV
units in operation to 800,000 – so the outlook for electric motorcycles
to follow the growth in electric cars in New York is very positive.

“Riders have precisely the same concerns as drivers do about the range
of EV and the frequency of charging stations. Our bikes will travel for
over 100 miles on a single charge, so the challenge is the number of
places to charge up, especially DC Fast Chargers that Energica alone
of all electric motorcycles is able to use
,” Stated Stefano
Benatti, CEO, Energica Motor Company Inc.

The new relationship between Energica and Hudson Valley Motorcycles is
particularly noteworthy as the dealer will have exclusive representation
for the entire Northeast region, incorporating Connecticut, Maine,
Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont – altogether
equally the size and importance of the New York market.

“The attraction of electric for avid riders is the immediate
acceleration and absolutely linear torque,” says Richie Alexander,
General Manager for Hudson Valley Motorcycles. “We have a deep
experience in sportbikes but also in electric: this makes Energica a
perfect fit for us. Energica’s high-performance bikes will be a great
option for those of our customers who want something truly different and
unique.”

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About Energica Motor Company S.p.A.
Energica Motor Company
is the first Italian manufacturer of high-performing electric motorcycle
and is the single manufacturer chosen by Dorna for the FIM Enel MotoE™
World Cup. Energica Motorcycles are on sales worldwide.

www.energicamotor.com

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