Brammo is Brammo no more. Polaris has brought the e-bike maker. No one is sure what is going to happen to Brammo’s its Oregon-based factory. Brammo has been turning out the Empulse/R and Enertia e-bikes for many years. Polaris will recapitalize the company and focus on the design of the bike when it starts releasing them.
Polaris also said it would “begin manufacturing electric motorcycles in the second half of 2015” at its Spirit Lake, IA facility.
Brammo’s R&D department will continue regardless if manufacturing ends. Polaris is starting to have a nice collection of bike companies. It already owns Indian and Slingshot the three-wheeler bike. They also build off-road vehicles and watercraft.
Polaris said that ” Brammo to continue developing its innovative electric vehicle powertrains.