Capoforte SQ240i Makes World Debut at Boot 2023

PHOTO COURTESY OF CAPOFORTE Capoforte’s first electric model returned for public display at Boot 2023, this time powered by the electric 50kW Molabo ISCAD V50 inboard. At just over 24 feet, the SQ240i can accommodate up to 10 passengers on a hull made with infusion technology, and sports a wide, rounded bow that allows for […]

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Current Trends in the Electric Boats Market

Electric Boats image from httpsplugboatscom Innovative, emerging technology like electric boats may be unfamiliar to fishing boat shoppers, which could make them more reluctant to purchase. So how should your dealership approach selling a little-known product to shoppers? Boatline, an online marketplace for buying & selling watercraft, is sharing insights with Bass Angler Magazine from […]

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Persico Zagato 100.2 first look: Performance specialist building first electric boat

Performance boat specialist Persico is set to launch its first all-electric superboat, called the Persico Zagato 100.2 The Sealence waterjet is mounted on a steerable pod for maximum efficiency Designed in collaboration with iconic automotive design house Zagato, the 26ft stunner is built around a revolutionary new steerable electric waterjet pod from Italian start-up Sealence. […]

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Brunswick To Offer $11,995 Electric Outboard-Powered Boat

Electric-powered boats are nothing new—small, calm lakes and waterways across the country have been dotted with them for decades. Based in Adelanto, Calif., Duffy, for example, has been building electric boats for 53 years. Coming this spring, the all-new Veer X13 with Mercury Marine’s 7.5e electric outboard motor as a power option. But offered at […]

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2022 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Recap

According to organizers of the 63rd annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, there were more than 100,000 attendees, more than 1,000 exhibiting brands, and more than 1,300 boats on display at seven locations over the five-day event, held October 26 – 30, 2022. Here are a few of the new debuts that made a splash […]

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Epoch Boats Skiff Series

Fast, foiling electric boats. by Kevin Koenig Lead in, first sentence goes here. Photos Courtesy of Kevin Koenig And if you can achieve that end aboard a boat that has a tiny carbon footprint, even better for you, as well as the generations that follow behind you. To that end, meet the Epoch Boats Skiff […]

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AllOY Announces First Electric Recreational Boat With Autonomous Software, Names John Dorton to Board of Directors

PHOTO COURTESY OF AllOY As part of its mission to simplify the boating experience, revolutionary marine-tech company AllOY is delivering autonomous technology and electric power to the recreational boating market with the launch of its first boat. The 28-foot power catamaran will feature an innovative helm system, ultra wide helm screens, joystick control and autonomous […]

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College Students Build Electric Boats, Experience, and Confidence at University of Pittsburgh

The team includes more than 40 undergraduates studying 10 different disciplines of engineering as well as finance, economics, marketing, computer science, and business information systems. Left to Right: Dr. Tony Kerzmann; Kevin Gu; Clinton Connelly; Casandra Nickelson; David Marcano; Nicholas Genco; Shreyas Vivekanandan; Josh Lubin; Luke Sowinsk. Courtesy Pittsburgh Electric Propulsion Engineering students at University […]

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Beneteau Launches Two Torqeedo-Powered Electric Sailing Yachts

First 44. PHOTO BY GILLES MARTIN-RAGET Oceanis 30.1 PHOTO BY JULIEN GAZEAU Beneteau’s impressive new electric-powered Oceanis 30.1 and First 44 premiered at the Salon Nautic de Paris early in December, advancing Beneteau’s strategy focused on producing models that promote carbon-reduction and eco-friendliness. “On the product development side, we are currently focused on reducing the […]

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Four Winns New Electric H2e

PHOTO COURTESY OF FOUR WINNS Four Winns is stepping into the electric boating sphere with its brand new 100% electric H2e, incorporating the iconic styling of Four Winns with Vision Marine Technologies’ 180E electric outboard motor for a fast, stable and quiet ride. The 22-foot bowrider offers ease of use, lower running costs and quiet […]

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Candela C-8 to Debut at CES

PHOTO COURTESY OF CANDELA After the release of its electric Candela C-7 in 2019, the Swedish company is back with the first production day cruiser equipped with Candela’s electric hydrofoil system that reduces water friction by 80%, the Candela C-8. The 28-foot electric hydrofoil is set to debut at CES in Las Vegas on January […]

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