VT1 SPECIFICATIONS

A high performance pedal-powered SUV

Safe. Utility. Velomobile.

The VT1 velomobile offers you:

Outstanding performance in terms of mechanical efficiency

Ergonomic, comfortable, spacious and easily accessible interior

Integral protection against the elements with its composite bodywork with carbon fiber*

 

Utilities

Mechanical reliability with internal gear hub

Easily accessible rear loading area

Quick and easy settings

Ability to install wider tires on all 3 wheels

Electrical assistance as an option

 

Security

Puncture resistant tires

Reliable and durable drum brakes

360 degree LED lighting

Increased visibility at all times

Adjustable mirrors

Powerful horn

Increased cornering stability

 

Designed and manufactured in Quebec, Canada with quality components!

*with full visor option

 

Capacities and dimensions:

Payload:                         120 kg  / 264 lb (rider and luggage)

Rider  Size:                     162 cm – 190 cm (5′-4” – 6′-3”)

Cargo Volume:              100 L / 4.2 cu. ft. (estimate)

Turning Radius:             4.4 m / 14 ft.

Total Width:                   75.5 cm / 29.75″

Total Length:                  243 cm / 95.5″

Total Height:                  107 cm / 42”

Wheel Base:                   132 cm / 52″

Curb Weight:                  33 kg / 73 lb (estimate)

BB Height:                       40.5 cm / 16.00″

Ground Clearance:        10 cm / 4.0”

Seat Height:                    22 – 32 cm / 8.5 – 12.5” (adjustable)

Components:

Rear Tire:                   ISO 406 (20 x 1.50”) Schwalbe Marathon Performance Twin guard

Front Tires:                ISO 406 (20 X 1.50”) Schwalbe Marathon Racer Performance
                                      Option:  ISO 406 (20 X 1.35”) Kojak Performance Lite RaceGuard

Front Brakes:             Sturmey Archer 90 mm, one brake lever per wheel

Crankset:                    Origin8 160 mm, 1 chainring 36 teeth std, 44 t available

Chain:                          KMC for the short and long one

Rear Wheel:                Shimano Deore cassette hub 135mm, 36h, with one 23t cog
                                      Optional: Gear wheel motor 500W+,  regen mode 

Front Suspension:    Spring, model according to driver’s weight

Rear Suspension:      Elastomer, 3 models according to driver’s weight

Transmission :         Mid drive type, located in front of the rear wheel, model Shimano Alfine 8S  8-speed, rotary shifter

Optional:  14-speed Rohloff Speedhub, with rotaty shifter

Steering:                    Two handlebar on sides (for tank steering) 

Seat:                            Aluminum and fabric, adjustable back angle (45-60 deg ), width 38 cm / 15”.

LED Lighting:             Front headlights, 3x tail lights, rear & front yellow turn signal, multifunction joystick control

Battery:                      Li-ion 12V 2A 4800mAh 

Options:

Visors:                               Short model is included, full model  + 320 $

Front Wheel Covers:     ABS plastic + 60 $  

Bodywork Color:            Red or White  (price for other colors upon request)

Electric Assist:                Geared wheel motor, 500-1000W, regen mode, model GMAC 8T from Grin Technologies, + 1900 $

come with a Li-ion 52V-15Ah battery and 4A charger

Transmission:                Rohloff Speedhub 14 speed (range 526% vs 310% for Alfine 8S)   +1200 $

 

Introductory base price:     7,900 $ CAD