2020 boot: Three electric boats that answer a clear demand for zero emission yachts
January 20 2020
X Shore: 100% Electric Boats Made in Sweden
Swedish technology company, X Shore – the maker of a game-changing generation of high- end, fully electric, silent boats – exhibitined a brand new model, Eelord 6000, at boot Düsseldorf.
All X Shore boats are fully electric and silent to combine minimal disruption of marine life, with optimised user experience. Inspired by the South American eel: a creature defined by its strength and grace, X Shore craft conform to Scandinavian design ethics in terms of minimalism of design, while incorporating a unique sporting style.
The boats are customisable to ensure a seamless customer experience, and are available to purchase with an endless variety of features. Design elements such as tables, chairs, and sunbeds are modular and can be added, repositioned, or removed thanks to the boat’s railing system. The motor comprises an inverter designed to handle stress; a battery that has outstanding power to weight ratio; and a magnetic gearbox, which ensures silence and zero air friction.
X Shore craft have a top speed of up to 40 knots and a distance of 100 nautical miles can be completed when travelling at lower speeds. Using supercharge, the boats can be fully-charged in one hour.