Shorai LFX Lithium Battery Review


Motorcycle battery technology takes a leap forward – Is this something you would consider for your own bike?  Does a lighter battery really make that much difference?

By Kevin Duke, Nov. 01, 2011, Photography by Duke and Shorai

Okay, batteries aren’t usually a sexy topic in relation to new bikes. But this technological wonder from Shorai is definitely worth your attention. The introduction of lithium cells in batteries is changing our electronic and transportation worlds, and the Shorai LFX demonstrates a look into the future. It received the runner-up award in the Best Technology section of our Best of 2011 article, and, after further testing, we’re confident it deserves our accolades.

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