Electrical

Why Are They SO Expensive?!

I recently found a video that clearly explains why 2 wheeled EVs are so expensive, lack range, etc. For anyone who has wondered why a Cake, or other two wheeled EVs are expensive, this helps explain.  Oh and if you’re thinking of a Sur Ron, watch the video…. One of the other factors she brings

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Low Battery Return to Home Possible?

One of the most asked questions I receive about the Kalk& is “How far will it go?” which is common to all EVs. My answer along with the response from any EV manufacturer is “Well that depends…” I am personally at a loss why Cake has opted for a five bar battery level display on

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New Kalk& Display

August 21 2020 Cake sent me their new display so I’m posting my evaluation. I’m not certain if I’m the first person to receive it, so some of the things I sight may or may not be indicative of other displays. I’m going to assume that this is what is being sent to all Kalk&

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CAKE KALK& Battery Charging

Update August 20 2020 I have owned my & for just over a month. In that time the charging times have come much more in line with Cake’s marketing materials, 0-80% in 1.5 hours and 81-100& in 2.5 hours. In speaking with those who are more knowledgeable than me about battery charging and BMS systems

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A Potential Stranding Malfunction

UPDATE CAKE has resolved this malfunction by replacing all & displays that is being sent to all owners. You can read about it here. While visiting my auto mechanic I left my bike outside of his shop for approximately one hour. It was 71 degrees with 51% humidity. When I activated the key, instead of

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