2018 Zero DSR
Powerful Versatility

An unprecedented 146 Nm of torque transforms the versatile Zero DS into the exhilarating Zero DSR. A high-output, 775-amp, controller is paired with an upgraded Z-Force® motor to deliver stunning acceleration and vanquish trails or paved roads.



What’s New for 2018

Charge at up to 152 kilometers per hour using the 6 kW Charge Tank at Level 2 charging stations, 6x faster than when using standard, Level 1, 220 V outlets.

Travel 10% farther, up to 328 km per charge, courtesy of improved chemistry in the Z-Force® power pack, the highest energy density battery in today’s transportation industry.

Owners can easily realize the benefits of continuous performance advancements by updating their firmware via the latest Zero Motorcycles mobile app.

Features Graphene Black Metallic paint



Key Features of the Zero DSR

Z-Force® 75-7R motor contains higher temperature magnets and produces 146 Nm of torque and 69 hp

Instant torque and abundant, seamless power

Highly efficient, zero-maintenance powertrain does not require a complex cooling system

Battery packs covered by a five-year, unlimited kilometer warranty

Zero Motorcycles’ proprietary Z-Force® motor is the industry’s most efficient, powerful, compact, brushless and sealed air-cooled motor

Z-Force® IPM (Interior Permanent Magnet) motor is highly efficient and rapidly air-cools for improved performance during hard riding and higher sustained top speeds

Advanced lithium-ion cell technology powers batteries designed to last the life of the motorcycle

“Just ride” direct-drive system operates elegantly and simply using a maintenance-free Poly Chain® HTD® Carbon™ belt: no clutch, no shifting, and no need to carry a heavy and complex transmission

In addition to standard “sport” and “eco” riding modes, the Zero Motorcycles app offers “custom” mode allowing riders to set their own performance profile and view detailed energy usage statistics

For maximum range, the maintenance-free 102 V, 14.4 kWh power pack can be expanded to 18.0 kWh with optional Power Tank accessory

Life-of-motorcycle cell technology ensures outstanding battery longevity

User-adjustable regenerative braking levels

1.3 kW on-board charger can be plugged into any household outlet and used together with the optional Quick Charger accessory and/or Charge Tank option for reduced charge times

Refined twin-spar aircraft-grade aluminum chassis is lightweight and torsionally stiff for precise handling and exceptional durability

Fully adjustable, custom-tuned Showa suspension optimizes comfort and control

Bosch anti-lock braking system ensures optimal stopping performance under a wide variety of conditions

Versatile Pirelli MT-60 tires offer excellent traction in both on- and off-road conditions, superb cornering and straight line stability and wet weather performance

Aerodynamic chin fairing aids powertrain cooling

High-contrast backlit LCD screen displays state of charge, performance profile, and key riding stats

Integrated, lockable, weather resistant compartments and tank trunk provide convenient storage