BMW Motorrad has filed trademark registrations in Germany for its upcoming line of electric motorcycles and scooters. The German manufacturer has reserved as many as 11 names for its future electric two-wheelers, classified as DC for motorcycles and CE for electric scooters. The trademark files state that these are intended for use on ‘motorcycles and parts and accessories for motorcycles’ and ‘vehicle models’.
What do we know about the electric motorcycle range?
While there is no specific mention of ‘electric motorcycles’, the terms DC and CE have been used previously by BMW in the Vision DC Roadster electric motorcycle, concept and the C-Evolution concept electric scooter. This leads us to believe the new trademark name denotes the new line of electric two-wheelers from BMW Motorrad.
The names under the DC line range from DC 01 to DC 09. This could indicate…