Pininfarina E-voluzione

Lead DesignerBrian Hoehl
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Prize(s)1st Place in Outdoor And Exercise Equipment / Bicycle and bicycle accessories
Entry Description

The first Pininfarina electric bike: sporty character and ecofriendly soul.
Total integration of the parts: battery, mid- engine, handlebar, lighting system. State of the art technology by Diavelo a member of the Accell Group. A multiple award winning e-bike. Evoluzione is innovative from several standpoints. The key word of the project is integration.
Developed from a holistic design philosophy, all the main parts are perfectly integrated in the bike:
the batterythe mid-engine, the handlebar and stem, the cockpit, all the
cables, the lighting system. The advantage of a high level of integration of all components is not
only aesthetic but also functional because it means a better weight distribution and balance and a
more comfortable and performing ride.


Diavelo is a design and development company who work for A brands in the automotive industry and in the bicycle industry for leightweight electric vehicles.We have a patentet battery solution called inside frame battery concept. This concept you will see on most of our latest bikes from Bugatti, Maserati, Pininfarina, Kawasaki, Diavelo, Witt etc.

Awards and Prize

We are proud  to announce that 2017 has been our most innovative season with following international design and innovation recognitions: German design award Special Mention 2017, German design Award Winner 2017 and recently the Taipei Cycle d&i Award 2017,  The IF Award 2017, a nomination for the A’design Award, A PLATINIUM award in the European product design award and a nomination for the designer company of the year by European product design award. Announced design Hero by A-Award 2017. A-Award product design winner 2017. Nominated to be the designer of the year by the International association of designers 2017. IAD member. Prime Design mark 2017, Good Design Seal 2017, Silver Selection 2017, Winner vehicle and Transportation A’ Design, World designer rankings in DAC, R+ and Worlds most popular designers. IDA Design Award USA 2017 GOLD and an incredible 8 time nominee for the German Design Award 2018 - Of which we have 5 record breaking winners. A' Design Award nomination 2018. IF Social impact prize 2017 honourable mention. Nomination for Reader’s Choice Award.