VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Damon Motors today announced an exclusive release of the HyperFighter Colossus: a raw, muscular-silhouetted, electrifying streetfighter motorcycle. HyperFighter Colossus is the ultimate stripped-down urban assault sportbike derived from Damon’s first bike, HyperSport, and built upon the company’s groundbreaking HyperDrive™ technology. HyperDrive is the world’s first monocoque-constructed, 100 percent electric, multi-variant powertrain, forming the nucleus of all Damon motorcycles. The HyperSport family of motorcycles delivers earth-scorching power, ferocious design and new technologies including CoPilot™ and Shift™, standard on all models for smarter, safer, more exhilarating riding.
100 fully-optioned HyperFighter Colossus “First-in-Line” motorcycles will be available worldwide for order starting at 9 a.m. ET on December 8 at damon.com. Once sold out, this version will be retired. For a sneak preview of the Damon HyperFighter Colossus, watch this video.
Damon will officially unveil the HyperFighter Colossus at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on January 5, 2022 at 12 p.m. PT in Booth CP-16 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Damon Motors’ global introduction of the HyperFighter Colossus comes as the company announces the successful completion of a $30M Series B funding round. (See also Damon Motors Announces $30M Series B Round Led by House of Lithium)
“The HyperFighter Colossus motorcycle redefines the streetfighter category with a powerfully-charged limited edition model,” said Jay Giraud, co-founder and CEO, Damon Motors. “The HyperFighter is a stripped-down demon of a bike that is not for the faint of heart, so that riders can fight traffic, fight gas, and fight compromise. We’re excited to give the naked sports bike fanatic everything they want, coupled with the unrivaled technological features found only on Damon bikes. Only 100 HyperFighter Colossus motorcycles will hit the road, making them highly coveted.”
Key features of the HyperFighter Colossus include:
- >200 Nm Torque
- 0-60 < 3 Seconds
- 170mph Top Speed
- HyperDrive – The world’s first monocoque-constructed, 100 percent electric, multi-variant powertrain optimized for maximum performance, design and safety.
- CoPilot – 360˚ advanced warning system that uses radar, cameras and non-visual sensors to track the speed, direction and velocity of up to 64 moving objects around the motorcycle for unparalleled situational awareness.
- Shift – At the push of a button, patented electronic ergonomics allow riders to transform their riding position with adjustable handlebars position and a retractable windscreen to dramatically reduce wind resistance and increase long range comfort, all while in motion.
- Additional groundbreaking specifics of the HyperFighter will be detailed at CES 2022.
HyperFighter Colossus retails for $475 per month or $35,000 USD, and can be reserved with a fully refundable $250 deposit.
It’s been a very busy Q4 for Damon, marked by massive momentum for the company, having secured an additional $30M in funding, global expansion into Europe, announcement of a 110,000 sq ft manufacturing facility in Surrey, BC, Canada to begin production in 2022; awarded 6 issued patents for its technologies, and surpassing a $45M milestone in orders for its flagship HyperSport motorcycle. “Our global team is working hard to deliver against our vision to change the future of transportation,” said Jay Giraud.
The unveiling of the HyperFighter Colossus at CES 2022 will headline a full week of events, demonstrations and experiences to showcase Damon’s motorcycles, innovation and brand. Damon will kick off CES 2022 with celebrity chef and avid motorcycle rider, Tyler Florence, hosting a first come, first served food truck experience at the Damon Motors booth.
To learn more about Damon Motors and to reserve your HyperFighter Colossus or HyperSport, visit damon.com.
About Damon Motors
Damon Motors is a global technology leader disrupting urban mobility. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Damon believes the future of motorcycling is smarter, safer, more exhilarating and personal when there’s a fusion of human and machine. Its mission is to protect riders with technology that adapts to humans instead of the other way around. Starting with the HyperSport, Damon has reimagined the relationship between bike and rider – erasing the divide to make them one. Anchored by its proprietary electric powertrain, HyperDrive™, the company has stunned the motorcycling world by unleashing earth-scorching speed, ferocious design, and epic new technologies like CoPilot™ and Shift™. Damon continues to push limits to create global impact and shift the perception of mobility and safety.
For more information on how Damon technology is defining the new industry standard, please visit damon.com.