Stockholm, Sweden – September 1, 2021
CAKE unveils Makka: the ultimate convenience machine
CAKE, the Swedish electric motorbike manufacturer, is announcing the launch of their third platform, “Makka”, a family of light and convenient urban shuttles, for short-haul commercial transportation as well as for commuting needs; all models with category-leading performance. The new electric mopeds further define CAKEs ambition, inviting more and different users, while constantly developing means of performance, durability and relevancy in line with the company’s mission to inspire towards zero emission.
Makka is a lightweight state-of-the-art machine doubling as a smart configurations platform for your everyday mobile needs. With its emphasis on power to weight ratio, easiness of riding, reach, its efficiency carrying stuff and durability it is the ultimate tool for clean, short-haul transportation and commuting. The compact Makka extends the user matrix, certified for a number of different classes, targeting users without the need for a motorcycling license, with the entry model to be used by anyone from 15 years and older. Aside from its gravel capability for weekend excursions or taking the beating from commercial use, it comes with a variety of accessories to serve individual needs of what to carry along.
“With cities and its mobility changing faster than expected with cleaner and more efficient solutions, we have been eager to share the Makka. An urban short-haul vessel, compact in size and price, reaching a wide audience in the process of deciding what their future means of transportation will be. I’m proud to introduce the CAKE urban shuttle, Makka.”, says Stefan Ytterborn, CEO and Founder.
As with previous CAKE models, the components for Makka are custom made and fully assembled in the newly-launched European factory in Stockholm, Sweden.
The new platform Makka will begin shipping in early 2022.
Specs, final price and availability dates are listed on CAKE’s website.
CAKE is a Swedish company with a clear mission to inspire towards a zero-emission society, by combining excitement and responsibility in its development of light, quiet, and clean high-performance electric off-road motorcycles. Its first model, the Kalk, debuted at Denver’s OR and Munich’s ISPO shows in January 2018 and has received numerous accolades, including the 2019 and 2020 Red Dot Design Award, IF Design Award, Automotive Brand Contest Award, and “Best in Show” designation by several outdoor industry publications. In 2019, CAKE launched the Kalk&, a street-legal motorcycle as well as Ösa+ and Ösa Lite, a utility platform with an integrated power station and off-road capabilities, which extended their award-winning streak. Kalk INK debuted in March 2020, with the street-legal Kalk INK SL entering the line in April 2020. And CAKE expanded into the race scene in November 2020, launching the Kalk OR Race and Kalk INK Race.
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