Hövding’s airbag for cyclists “Best in Test” according to Belgian consumer organisation
Hövding, a Swedish innovation, has been named “Best in Test” among the cycle helmets recommended by Belgian consumer organisation Test Aankoop. In tests, Hövding demonstrates superior protection and drastically reduces the risk of brain injury.
One million bike rides with Hövding 3
Cyclists connected to Hövding’s app have now clocked up more than a million bike rides. The millionth ride took place Tuesday in Fredriksberg, Denmark. Together, Hövding cyclists have covered a distance equal to 94 laps around the world.
Documentary about Hövding – The Art of Protecting the Brain
The third generation of Hövding’s unique airbag for urban cyclists was launched in September 2020. It was the biggest move yet for the innovation company. A documentary describes the work behind the product, and the excitement of launching a product after many years of research and development.
More cycling shows the way out of the pandemic
Data collected from over 22,000 cyclists clearly shows how coronavirus has affected and continues to affect cyclists’ patterns of movement in cities throughout Europe. Hövding, which is behind the airbag for cyclists, can see from data from Hövding cyclists that they are using their bikes again out on the roads.
We have cycled to the moon and back!
Cyclists wearing Hövding have together cycled the impressive distance of 1 million kilometres since September. This revelation comes from the data collected through the app that cyclists using Hövding 3 can upload.The cyclists who have uploaded the Hövding 3 app have taken 308,308 bike trips, corresponding to 25 laps around the world and a CO2 saving of 254 tons compared to driving a car the same
Hövding launches in premium UK cycling stores
Hövding launches partnership with premium UK bicycle retail chain Velorution. Hövding will be introduced in all four stores across London and online, right in time for the spring cycling season of 2020.
Tradition and style meet high tech with Hövding’s new covers
Hövding released its third-generation airbag last autumn. Now, a new range of covers for Hövding 3 featuring classic patterns from renown fabric producers teams with Hövding’s advanced technology.
Hövding enters Selfridges through partnership with Smartech
The Swedish company, known for its innovative airbag for urban cyclists, has joined forces with the tech concession, taking its UK distribution up a gear and bring its latest version Hövding 3 to retail at Selfridges.
The safest cycle helmet in the world is now even smarter
The third generation of Hövding’s unique airbag for urban cyclists is now being launched. It is the biggest move yet for the Swedish innovation company. After four years of research and development, the new Hövding is easier to use, can be adjusted in size, has advanced airbag technology and is equipped with Bluetooth for functions such as ICE to contact next-of-kin in the event of an accident.
Another strong quarter for Hövding
130,000 of Hövding’s airbags for cyclists are now in circulation on our roads, with almost 20,000 sold in the last three months. More and more people choose to stay safe in traffic by wearing a Hövding, and this is evident in the company’s third quarter interim report.