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Brammo Empulse & Empulse R Recall Notice

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Brammo has issued a recall notice through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for certain 2013-2014 model year Empulse and Empulse R motorcycles, owing to a defect in the transmission breather tube.

Brammo CEO Comments on Polaris Acquisition

Monday, January 26, 2015
Brammo CEO Craig Bramscher offered comments on the recent deal with Polaris, which saw Polaris acquire certain motorcycle assets from Brammo.

Polaris Acquires Brammo Motorcycles

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Polaris Industries has announced the acquisition of Brammo Inc's motorcycle business, as the Oregon-based company focuses on EV powertrains.

Brammo Welcomes Newport Beach Dealer

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Brammo expands its dealer network with the appointment of Brammo Newport Beach as their latest dealer for Southern California.

Brammo Announces Motorcycle Lease Program

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Brammo has announced a motorcycle lease program for its Empulse and Empulse R motorcycles.

2013 Brammo Empulse Recall Notice

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a recall notice for certain 2013 Brammo Empulse motorcycles due to a potential electrical issue.

Eric Bostrom Races Brammo at Laguna Seca

Thursday, July 26, 2012
Former AMA and World Superbike competitor Eric Bostrom returns to the Laguna Seca circuit, with the California native racing the Empulse RR.

GE Capital to Provide Financing to Brammo

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
GE Capital has agreed to provide inventory financing to Brammo Inc. to help support the expansion of its dealer network in the United States.

Brammo Inc Secures 13 Million In Funding

Thursday, July 12, 2012
Brammo Inc., announced it has closed the first $13 million tranche of a $45 million Series C funding round designed to accelerate the company's development plans.

Brammo Empulse First Look

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Brammo unveils its new Empulse and Empulse R electric motorcycles at a media event in Hollywood.

Brammo Releases Empulse R Specs

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Brammo Inc reveals specs for its forthcoming Empulse electric motorcycle. The next generation Brammo claims 54 hp, 100 mph top speed and 121 mile range.

Brammo Empulse Wins Popular Science Award

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Brammo announced today that its Empulse electric sport bike has been chosen by Popular Science Magazine editors to receive a Best of What's New Award for 2011 in the Automotive Category.

Hong Kong Police to Use Brammo Motorcycles

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Brammo Inc. announced several departments of the Hong Kong government, including its police department, will soon be utilizing Brammo's Enertia Plus LE for civic duties.

Polaris Industries Invests in Brammo Inc

Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Polaris Industries leads a $28 million dollar investment in Brammo Inc to grow the Ashland, Oregon-based electric motorcycle business.

Brammo Starts Production in Hungary

Friday, July 1, 2011
Brammo announces it has begun European production at Flextronics facility in Sarvar, Hungary.

New Brammos Feature 6-speed Drivetrain

Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Brammo Inc. announces two new model lines, including off-road oriented electric motorcycles, all featuring a new 6-speed transmission.