Big congratulations to the University of Florida, who beat 13 teams from 5 countries to win the Maritime RobotX challenge in Honolulu, Hawaii. We love watching these talented students build cool autonomous robot boats.
In Hanse’s innovative Rudder Drive system, a Torqeedo electric motor embedded in the boat’s rudder provides propulsion. The system will make its debut on the new Hanse 315 e-motion. It was developed by Hanse in conjunction with fellow German company Torqeedo, a leader in electric propulsion, and Jefa, the Danish steering specialists and rudder manufacturers. On...more
Torqeedo-powered rental boats are in service all across the world, including beautiful downtown Chicago. This luxurious pontoon from Bennington Pontoon Boats crowns Chicago Electric Boat Company's fleet.
Torqeedo was announced the overall winner of the DAME Award 2016 for the Cruise Pod motor System. The jury praised the Torqeedo Cruise FP for “its beautiful engineering and close attention to detail design, its integrated approach, its compact dimensions and its market realistic price” at Metstrade Amsterdam.
Stephan Boden has returned from his Baltic Sea holidays with Bente24 and Torqeedo Pod 2.0 motor. His report concludes with the words: "Nie wieder fahre ich was anderes. Von eMotoren bekommt man mich nicht mehr weg." I will never use something different. You will never get me away again from electric propulsion.