Damon Motorcycles today announced its flagship Hypersport™ electric motorcycle has received a Digital Trends Top Tech 2020 CES Award in the Automotive Product category. Digital Trends deemed the Hypersport “the best automotive product at CES” for its innovative safety and comfort features including the CoPilot™ advanced warning system and Shift™, Damon’s patented rider ergonomics offering.
“The response to the Hypersport’s unveiling at CES has been rewarding and humbling,” said Jay Giraud, co-founder and CEO, Damon Motorcycles. “While we 100-percent believed in our product from the very start, the validation from the public and the media has been amazing. We’re very honored to receive the Digital Trends Top Tech 2020 CES Award and will use this as inspiration to continue to innovate to make the future safer and smarter for motorcyclists everywhere.”
The Digital Trends Top Tech 2020 Awards recognize “life-changing concepts” and technology that “impact both our lives and our world.” The award is the latest in a number of high-profile accolades and recognition for Damon Motorcycles. The company recently received a CES “Best in Innovation” award from the prestigious CES Innovation Awards Program and has also garnered critical acclaim from media outlets around the world for the Hypersport’s innovation.
The Damon Hypersport is the world’s safest, smartest and most fully connected electric motorcycle. The superbike boasts well over 200hp and 200nm of torque delivered at zero rpm, a top speed of 200 mph, a range of more than 200 highway miles per charge, and is outfitted with Damon’s cutting-edge CoPilot advanced warning system powered by BlackBerry QNX technology that sets a new standard in motorcycle safety, awareness and connectivity.
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Damon is unleashing the full potential of personal mobility for the world’s commuters. With its proprietary electric drivetrain, the company has developed the world’s safest, smartest, fully connected electric motorcycle employing sensor fusion, robotics and AI. Designed as a platform for worldwide line extension, Damon motorcycles will ship direct to consumer on subscription plans to drive scale. Based in Vancouver, Canada, Damon is a Techstars Mobility company founded by serial entrepreneurs Jay Giraud and Dom Kwong. Damon’s investors include Round 13 Capital, Techstars, Fontinalis, Extreme Venture Partners and Pallasite Ventures.
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Donna Loughlin Michaels