ZAP Reaches Distribution Agreement with Electric Motorbike

July 11, 1999 by Jeff Shepard

Zapworld.Com (ZAP, Sebastopol, CA) announced they have reached an agreement with Electric Motorbike Inc. (EMB, Sebastopol, CA) to distribute their Lectra electric motorcycle. The Lectra, capable of speeds of over 50 mph, is claimed to be the world's only production electric motorcycle. EMB President Scott Cronk said Zap was chosen because the company "has sold more than 25,000 electric bike and scooters, testimony to their effective marketing approaches concerning electric vehicles."