Lightning motorcycles officially opening us reservations for all-new strike

Lightning Motorcycles Officially Opening US Reservations for All-New Strike


OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE – JANUARY 24, 2019 Lightning Motorcycles, manufacturer of the world’s most advanced electric motorcycles, is officially accepting reservations for the recently announced Lightning Strike – the world’s first premium mass-market electric motorcycle. Based on an unexpectedly high number of customer requests received after the initial Strike announcement, Lightning is now allowing US customers to reserve their spot in line prior to the official launch. Strike reservations are fully refundable and available in two versions:



  • Reserves first-in-production Strike Carbon Edition
  • Strike Carbon Edition is fully configured with every available option included
  • $10,000 fully refundable reservation deposit


  • Reserves standard Strike – starts production after Strike Carbon Edition
  • Standard Reservation Strike has a $12,998 starting price and is configurable with options
  • $500 fully refundable reservation deposit


Strike Carbon Edition is fully configured with every available option included and will be the first version of Strike to be produced and delivered to customers. The standard Strike has a starting price of $12,998 and is configurable with options and will start production after the Strike Carbon Edition.

Designed to shock the industry in every dimension, the all-new Strike is capable of a 150 mile range, 150 mph top speed and 35 minute DC charging. With an ultra competitive starting price of $12,998, Strike offers more design, performance, range and technology than any other electric motorcycle in its segment – without exception. Full Strike product details and unveiling will take place at the official Strike launch in March 2019.




Lightning Motorcycles manufactures the highest performing and most advanced electric motorcycles in the world. Our halo product, LS-218, pushes the boundaries of what is possible for an electric superbike by setting land speed records and winning the most competitive motorcycle races in the world.

Lightning was founded in 2009 in Silicon Valley with the mission of building two-wheel electric vehicles with superior performance, efficiency and affordability than current gasoline alternatives. Lightning is dedicated to developing highly advanced products that will attract new motorcycle riders based on ease of operation, accessible performance and superior rider experience.

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