AVANT-GARDE URBAN E-MOBILITY
Influenced by Haute Horlogerie
Executed with Swiss Precision
Designed by Mathieu Lehanneur
Voltitude is a Swiss innovation company developing luxury, e-mobility experiences.
Voltitude combines the visions of experts from both worlds to challenge what is possible.
Voltitude fuses the art of Swiss luxury watchmaking with state-of-the-art e-mobility technology.
Since 2015, Voltitude has been collaborating with Mathieu Lehanneur and Formula-E driver Jérôme d’Ambrosio to design and engineer the Voltitude ecosystem, due to launch in 2020.
Designed by award-winning designer Mathieu Lehanneur, the Voltitude Tourbillon integrates the patented, fast-folding mechanism developed by Voltitude engineers with his vision.
Its ultra-modern chassis is precisely machined from aircraft-grade aluminum, powered by advanced technologies and finished to standards never seen before in the world of e-mobility.
The 1-second, patented folding of the main-body further reveals the inner mechanism of the Voltitude Tourbillon.
An additional proprietary folding mechanism enables the Voltitude Tourbillon to further expose its design and engineering complexity.
Our finishing methods are selected to draw attention to the intricate details visible throughout the Voltitude Tourbillon.
Swiss, luxury watchmaking set the benchmark for the quality and permanence of our finishes.
The construction of the Voltitude Tourbillon allows us to select the ideal process for each individual component, achieving visual harmony.
Jérôme D'Ambrosio – Formula-E Racing Driver
Belgian racing driver, Jérôme D’Ambrosio is a Voltitude global brand ambassador. He is also part of the Voltitude Advisory Committee, sharing his technical knowledge and expertise from the world of Formula-E.
Jérôme d’Ambrosio comes with many years of valuable, technical experience. He drove for Marussia Virgin Racing during the 2011 Formula One World Championship before linking up with Lotus as a reserve driver the following season. In 2017, he began competing in the FIA Formula-E Championship. He achieved his first Formula-E victory at the 2015 Berlin ePrix, a second at the 2016 Mexican ePrix and finished on the podium at the 2018 Zurich ePrix.
"As a member of the FIA Formula-E Championship, I am working directly with leading edge electric power and charging technologies. I hope the trickle down effect will benefit the development of Voltitude’s future mobility products. As an equity holder in the company, I am excited to help bring the next evolution of their innovative e-bike concept to the market, and enjoy riding one, too!"
Mathieu Lehanneur – Designer
A “100 World top designers and worldwide influencers” according to Wallpaper and Surface magazines, Mathieu Lehanneur joined Voltitude as a Designer and Ambassador in 2015.
"With the Voltitude Tourbillon, I wanted to push the design towards luxury and high-tech, pulling my inspiration from master watchmaking. The result is an extremely luxurious e-bike so easy to fold that you never leave it outside." – Mathieu Lehanneur
"Mathieu Lehanneur has permanent installations of his work at MOMA New York and San Francisco as well as Centre Pompidou in Paris. Other collaborations include work with a Swiss luxury watchmaker, one of the most well-known brands in sportswear, a leading European airline, and a top-ranked consumer electronic brand.
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