Polaris Buys Brammo Electric Bike Rights

TALENT, Ore.– A Minneapolis based sports vehicle manufacturer just announced they have acquired the rights to Brammo’s electric motorcycles. Polaris Industries, Inc indicates it’s a natural transition since they are a lead investor in redeveloping and redesigning the electric motorcycle business. Polaris has been an investor in Brammo for 3 years. This acquisition includes certain … Continue reading »

Wyden Tours Brammo Motorcycle Building

TALENT, Ore. — Oregon Senator Ron Wyden said he wants lawmakers to show support for alternative energy and electric vehicles, and is using a local company as an example of why. Wyden toured the Brammo headquarters in Talent on Wednesday. The electric motorcycle manufacturer expanded into the former Walmart building late last year. Wyden got … Continue reading »

Film to Feature Brammo Motorcycle

TALENT, Ore. – A southern Oregon electric motorcycle company will have one of its bikes featured in a new movie. The Brammo Empulse electric motorcycle will appear in the upcoming film “Black Road,” which will shoot in southern Oregon this summer. The movie is being produced by Joma Films, the same company that made the … Continue reading »

Icon Enters Electric Motorcycle Market

MEDFORD, Ore. — When the world got its first look at Harley-Davidson’s new Livewire Project this week, some employees didn’t even know about it. “We come into work this morning and even the guys were saying ‘how come we didn’t know about it?’” said Larry Mejia, operations manager at D & S Harley-Davidson. Mejia has … Continue reading »

Brammo Moving In to Former Walmart

TALENT, Ore. — The company Brammo is almost completely moved in to the former Talent Walmart. The battery department is still located in Ashland and is the last part to move in. Over the next 3 to 4 months the company is expected to finish expanding the offices. Painting and landscaping is also still waiting … Continue reading »

Feedback Puts Charge in Local Company

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland Police Officer John Perrone strapped on his helmet as he went on patrol Wednesday afternoon, and he’ll be taking note on more than traffic violations. Perrone is assigned to patrol downtown Ashland, and for the past year he has been riding a Brammo motorcycle which he says makes all the difference. … Continue reading »

Brammo Moving Into Wal-Mart Building

TALENT, Ore. — After months of remodeling and renovation, the north Medford Wal-Mart location is set to re-open its doors tomorrow morning. Another building which was home to Wal-Mart in the past is also getting a new look and will open it’s doors soon. The old talent Wal-Mart building is the future headquarters for Brammo … Continue reading »

Fire Costs Brammo Motorsports Thousands

ASHLAND, Ore. — A weekend fire at Brammo Motorsports did more than $200,000 worth of damage. Brammo’s Director of Marketing, Adrian Stewart, said the fire had no impact on the company’s production nor distribution process. The fire broke out in a research lab isolated from the rest of the building. It was suppressed by Brammo’s … Continue reading »