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The Lightning Motorcycle Corporation is an American bike manufacturer in Asphalt 8: Airborne.

Overview[]

Lightning Motorcycle Corp. is an American manufacturer of electric motorcycles. CEO and Founder Richard Hatfield started the company in 2006 in San Carlos, California.

Founder Hatfield looked to convert a motorbike to electric with lithium batteries after participating in an electric Porsche race team. Lightning Motorcycle then converted a former Yamaha R1 race bike to electric in 2006. The bike featured over 60 horsepower, about 70 foot pounds of torque and a top speed of 100 mph.

In 2008, Lightning developed a lithium battery induction motor ATV to be used for military, border control, law enforcement, and search and rescue.

The Lightning Bike set a new land speed record with an average of 173.388 mph at the BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials on the Bonneville Salt Flats. It later set a new record in 2012 with a 2 way average of 215.96 mph and a top speed of 218.96 mph in Bonneville. In 2012, the solar-powered Barracuda Lightning Bike won the joint eGrandPrix TTXGP and FIM ePower electric motorcycle racing series at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca with rider Michael Barnes.

Bikes[]

Year Model Image Appearances
2014 LS-218 A8 LS-218 stats (S KMH) Asphalt 8: Airborne
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Switzerland Sbarro - NanoFlowcell - Rinspeed - Weber
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Rest of Europe Arrinera - Deus Automobiles - KTM - Marussia - Praga - Rimac - SIN Cars - Spania GTA - Toroidion - Tramontana - Tushek - Zenvo
Middle East Ajlani Motors - Devel - Onuk Competition Development - W Motors
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Rest of Asia Geely - Hyundai - NIO - Techrules - TVS - Vanda Electrics
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