Helix Preview and Update
Dear Helix Fans,
It has been a very long time since our last update and we have a lot of exciting news to share. We have been hard at work making design adjustments and fine tuning our manufacturing process. Helix has undergone a complete transformation; almost every single detail has been improved....
Helix Pre-orders and Manufacturing Update
It has been several months since our Kickstarter campaign ended and we have a lot of exciting news to share.
With the tremendous success of Helix we are very happy to announce that we have forged a new partnership with Warren Industries, Innovation & Technology Centre in Toronto. WITC is a world...
Kickstarter Was a Huge Success!
We did it! Our Kickstarter campaign is officially complete! We never could have anticipated the incredible support we’ve received over the past month; we will always be grateful to our first supporters and believers. Thank you for making our dream of a better folding bike a reality.
Hours Left to Pre-order Helix
Our Kickstarter campaign is ending October 1st @ 10:19am EST, there are just a few hours left to pre-order Helix.
Some important information moving forwards:
We will not be accepting any retail pre-orders until December 1st, 2015.
We are putting all of our resources towards making...
Exciting Manufacturing Update!
The success of our campaign has opened up manufacturing opportunities that would normally be cost prohibitive for a startup bicycle manufacturer.
We are excited to announce that we will be using robotic welding technology to weld Helix's titanium frame!
Now that we have the budget...
Given the success of our campaign we have opted to skip the stretch goal and instead thank our Kickstarter backers the best way we know how. We said that we will be using the latest bicycle tech and here it is: SRAM S-1000 Direct Mount Crankset with a Wolf Tooth Components 42t Chainring!
We're making history!
Two weeks into our campaign and some amazing things have happened:
• we reached our funding goal in less than 1 hour
• we exceeded our funding goal by more than 5x in the first 24 hours
• we reached $1 million in the first 5 days
• we were chosen as a Kickstarter Staff Pick and also Design...
An incredible first day on Kickstarter!
In our first day we not only met our funding goal but exceeded it by more than 5x. We also received news today that Helix has been selected as a Staff Pick on Kickstarter. We are thrilled! We are especially appreciative of the support you have shown. Thank you for believing in our vision of a better...
Kickstarter Official Launch Date
After months of preparation, we're finally ready to announce our official launch date!
Helix will be available for preorder on Kickstarter starting September 1st, 2015 @ 10am EST.
We'd like to thank everyone for their patience.
We've taken this extra time to make sure everything...
The wait is almost over!
We are excited to share images of the new Helix pre-production models.
We have made adjustments to our frame geometry, improved our locking devices and created a new mechanism for keeping the wheels together when folded. We have also added rear brakes and a swing arm latch.
Helix is very...
The pre-production models are nearly done!
We've been working hard over the past 7 weeks and we wanted to update everyone on our progress.
We are currently working on the locking devices and hope to have them completed by the end of next week. Once this very critical component is finalized...
Thank you for your interest in Helix!
We want to thank everyone for the overwhelmingly positive response!
We've received a lot of emails with questions about Helix. We will respond to everyone, please allow 24-72 hours for a reply.
In the mean time, please visit our FAQ, we are updating it as questions arise.
After almost 3 years of design, prototyping and testing, the day has finally come for the world to see my work. Today I am unveiling Helix - the world's best folding bike!
Helix is smaller, lighter, safer and easier to use than any other folding bike in the world. It has big wheels, 10 speeds...