Vision Marine Technologies partners with Hellkats
MONTREAL, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Vision Marine Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: VMAR) (“Vision Marine” or the “Company”) a leading manufacturer in the electric boating industry serving both OEMs and consumers, is pleased to announce today that the company will partner with Hellkats Powerboats to showcase the capabilities of its proprietary technology by rigging a Hellkats 32 ‘Super-Sport Widebody catamaran with a twin applying its revolutionary E-Motion ™ powertrain system. This limited edition “Fulgura I“is expected to be on the water in November 2021. Center Console Only (” CCO “), a well-known voice in the boating industry, intends to document the process, ranging from boat building, installation of technology and the filming of an event.
“We deeply value and respect the innovators who work to advance the boating industry. Vision Marine has truly created something special, and we are honored to have the opportunity to present their revolutionary E-Motion ™ powertrain system. The combination of Vision Marine and Hellkats Powerboats is guaranteed to turn heads, ”said Alan Blanco, CEO of CCO.
“My team and I are extremely happy to partner with the Hellkats. This is the perfect opportunity to showcase the capabilities, reliability and power of our E-Motion powertrain, ”said Alexandre Mongeon, co-founder and CEO of Vision Marine. With a top speed expected to exceed 100 mph (160 km / h), Vision Marine intends to position itself as the undisputed leader in the electric navigation industry, and moreover, a real breaking force to penetrate the industry. traditional ice navigation.
After the event, where the “Fulgura I “ expected to break the world record in its class, the boat will be auctioned off, and all proceeds will go to selected charities to promote awareness and clean up of waterways around the world. Mr. Mongeon expressed his firm commitment and continued mandate to keep waterways clean and free from pollutants. “Vision Marine has always been committed to reducing dependence on fossil fuels. This is yet another way for us to help keep our waterways pollution-free for future generations, ”says Mongeon.
About Vision Marine Technologies, Inc.
Vision Marine Technologies, Inc., strives to be a guiding force for change and a determining factor in addressing the problems associated with waterway pollution by disrupting the traditional boating industry with electric power, contributing thus directly to zero pollution, zero emissions and a quiet environment. Our flagship outboard powertrain (“E-Motion ™”) is the first purpose-built fully electric outboard powertrain system that combines an advanced battery pack, inverter and high-output motor with a high-performance motor assembly. Exclusive union between transmission and electric motor design using extensive control software. Our E-Motion ™ and associated technologies used in this powertrain system are uniquely designed to improve the efficiency of the outboard powertrain and, therefore, improve both range and performance. Vision continues to design, innovate, manufacture and sell our handcrafted, high performance, environmentally friendly and customer friendly electric pleasure boats. The design and technology applied to our boats results in much higher improved performance overall, higher speeds and greater range. Simply put, a smoother ride than a traditional ICE powerboat.
About Hellkats Motorboats
We are one of the leading boat manufacturers, specializing in power boats and using the latest advancements with the infusion of fiberglass and core construction in our hulls and decks. We use state of the art materials in all of our motor boats. The motto of our company is not only to have a beautiful and fast catamaran, but a safe catamaran built with the best workmanship and the best materials on the market.
We are one of the leading builders of performance catamarans in South Florida. Our most popular performance is a 30 ‘sport catamaran which in January 2020 holds the unofficial record of being the fastest 30; / 44’ small tunnel catamaran that reached a speed of 124 mph.
At Center Consoles Only, we work tirelessly to create unique content while telling a story that consistently elicits high quality engagement from our growing community of passionate browsing. We provide marine product manufacturers with highly customizable solutions ranging from production shoots, reviews to live broadcasts. Our mission is to inform, educate and entertain members of the boating community, one experience, one sea trial and one conversation at a time.
Certain statements made in this press release are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of words such as “anticipate”, “Believe”, “expect”, “estimate”, “plan”, “prospect” and “project” and other similar expressions which predict or indicate future events or trends or which are not statements of historical questions. These forward-looking statements reflect the current analysis of existing information and are subject to various risks and uncertainties. Therefore, actual results may differ materially from these expectations due to changes in economic, business, competitive, market, regulatory and other global, regional or local factors, many of which are under the control of Vision. Significant factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those of forward-looking statements are set out in Vision’s annual report on Form 20-F, filed with the SEC for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020, because these factors can be updated. from time to time in Vision’s periodic filings with the SEC. Any forward-looking statement contained in this press release speaks only as of the date of this press release. Vision assumes no obligation to update or publicly review any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities laws. https://visionmarinetechnologies.com.
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