A Ukrainian-designed and manufactured electric motorcycle, the Dnepr, set a world speed record in its class last week at the Bonneville Speed Week in Utah.

 Powered by 36 batteries cranking out 100 kW power, the equivalent to 134 hp, the Delfast Dnepr hit 104.78 mph, or 168.62 kph. The rider was was Serhii Malyk, a Ukrainian racer. Christian Curmei writes for autoevolution: “If you haven’t heard of Delfast yet, it’s time to catch up as this team is breaking all kinds of barriers.”