Hybrid bike powered by electricity.

Yamaha Motor Corporation has announced the launch of a new hybrid-electric bike the PAS Brace-L, as a type of advanced new product that supports the new standards with the revised regulations on electric-assisted bicycle. The PAS Brace-L is both sporty in appearance and offers long distance driving. Powered by an 8.1Ah lithium-ion battery, the bike has a range of 118km on a single charge, which is twice as long as the previous model developed by the company. The new bike is expected to hit stores on July 1 at a price of about $1,500.