THE FOLDING
SWISS EBIKE

AVANT-GARDE URBAN E-MOBILITY

Influenced by Haute Horlogerie

Executed with Swiss Precision

Designed by Mathieu Lehanneur

OUR COMPANY

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.

 

THE TOURBILLON 

Design

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.

 

Folding

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.

Finish

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. 

AMBASSADORS & PARTNERS

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.

Vincent Perriard - Strategic Partner

A serial entrepreneur and highly experienced executive in Haute Horlogerie.  Vincent Perriard has a successful track record with established enterprises and luxury startups. Launching disruptive brands and innovating incumbent brands are all familiar challenges.

A strategic partnership with Vincent Perriard empowers Voltitude to leverage additional expertise from an adventuresome and multitalented industry veteran.

 

PRE-ORDER

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pre-order for the Tourbillon, please fill out the form below.

 
 

 CONTACT

Voltitude SA

Les Epinettes 2, CP 114

CH-1343 Les Charbonnières

Switzerland

​Tél : +41 79 785 62 80

General Information, Sales & Distribution, Media Relations, Customer Service

contact@voltitude.com

Investor Relations

liam.obrien@voltitude.com

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