Originally Posted by crypto666
Cool, glad to see someone putting one to real world use. I have seen these bikes the past few years at the Nevada 200 trail ride, but haven't bothered to take one for a ride.
One thing I would correct; it should be a brushless DC motor, not AC.
Actually, Zero used DC motors until the 2012 model. The 2012 Zero DS uses a 3 Phase AC Brushless Motor with a 420 Amp controller. As you noted the controller and the settings therein control the acceleration ramp.