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Electric turbo's are coming

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    • Town/City: Tauranga
    • Bike: Suzuki DR650 ADV, BMW R100GS
    • Rank: Round the World Adventure Globetrotter

    There’s been various electric fan based products on the market claiming to turbo charge your engine, all of which didn’t stack up, however now it seems electric turbo’s really are on the way.

    I wonder if in a few years we will start to see this technology appear on motorcycles.

    Hadrian Haine
    • Bike: 08 Husaberg FE 450 and a classic 86 Honda XLR250R
    • Rank: 650cc Rider

    Many years ago a mate and i plumed a camping hairdryer into the air intake of a scooter. It gave a short boost of a almost noticeable power increases, then the battery would drop charge and you lost power, it did make hill climbing slightly better.

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