This Is What Setting a Land Speed Record on the World's Fastest Electric Bike Looks LikeAndrew Tarantola8/25/11 12:20am86EditPromoteGo to permalink Good. Lord. 218MPH is fast, like super fast, like suck-the-teeth-out-the-back-of-your-head super fast. And that's world-record setting speed the Lightning Motorcycle SuperBike just pulled off at the Bonneville Salt Flats last week. Why should you care? Because you can now own one.