Torqeedo Blog

How big is the influence of Pod motors on flow resistance while sailing?

7/11/16
S. Gerhard
Technology

Minimal impact of Pod motors on flow resistance

Minimal impact of Pod motors on flow resistance

Minimal impact of Pod motors on flow resistance

If there is no wind, as return assistance and for rapid transfers to the regatta spot also sailors love boat motors, which are available in different variants: either as tiltable outboard motor, liftable pit engines or traditional shaft drives. Hassle free while sailing are engines that remain in the water, such as Saildrives and hull-mounted pod motors, the lightest and most compact design.

Electric Days with Torqeedo, Nimbus, Frauscher and 13 top journalists

6/20/16
S. Gerhard
Outboards, Technology

Torqeedo erhält Asian Marine & Boating Award für Umweltbewusstsein

Torqeedo erhält Asian Marine & Boating Award für Umweltbewusstsein

Torqeedo erhält Asian Marine & Boating Award für Umweltbewusstsein

13 top journalists from german mass media plus the chief editors of leading european boat magazines gathered for the first Electric Days at lake Starnberg near Munich.

Torqeedo receives Asian Marine & Boating Award for eco awareness

5/1/16
S. Gerhard
Outboards, Technology

Torqeedo erhält Asian Marine & Boating Award für Umweltbewusstsein

Torqeedo erhält Asian Marine & Boating Award für Umweltbewusstsein

Torqeedo erhält Asian Marine & Boating Award für Umweltbewusstsein

Torqeedo was awarded the most Eco-Friendly Marine Business 2016 at the 21st China International Boat Show in Shanghai.

New distributor in the Gulf region

4/24/16
S. Gerhard
Outboards, Technology

New distributor in the Gulf region

New distributor in the Gulf region

New distributor in the Gulf region

Exalto Emirates LLC is Torqeedo’s new sales partner in the United Arab Emirates.

Power Equipment promotes Torqeedo in Australia

4/17/16
S. Gerhard
Outboards, Technology

Power Equipment promotes Torqeedo in Australia

Power Equipment promotes Torqeedo in Australia

Power Equipment promotes Torqeedo in Australia

With new partnerships, Torqeedo opens up new markets in Asia and Australia.

Deep Blue 80 Pushes 60 Metric Tons

8/4/15
J. Wagner
Outboards, Technology

Deep Blue 80 Pushes 60 Metric Tons

Deep Blue 80 Pushes 60 Metric Tons

Deep Blue 80 Pushes 60 Metric Tons

Torqeedo’s high-voltage motor in the commercial environment

Google Maps Goes Coastal

8/3/15
J. Wagner
Outboards, Technology

Google Maps Goes Coastal

Google Maps Goes Coastal

Google Maps Goes Coastal

A new unmanned vessel, launched with the help of Google, will map shorelines and raise awareness of the impacts of global sea level rise. The high-tech boat boasts innovative technologies from the boatbuilding, propulsion and mapping fields.

Hybrid system premieres on Coupé Cruiser - Torqeedo and Nimbus Boats to cooperate

8/2/15
J. Wagner
Hybrids, Technology

Torqeedo und Nimbus Boats kooperieren

Torqeedo und Nimbus Boats kooperieren

Torqeedo und Nimbus Boats kooperieren

Torqeedo GmbH and Nimbus Boats Sweden AB develop the world's first Coupé Cruiser with serial hybrid propulsion.

3,000 kilometres – in a solar electric-powered kayak through the Northwest Passage

6/8/15
J. Wagner
News

in a solar electric-powered kayak through the Northwest Passage

in a solar electric-powered kayak through the Northwest Passage

in a solar electric-powered kayak through the Northwest Passage

Raphaël Domjan has an ambitious plan. This summer, the eco-adventurer intends to travel the Northwest Passage from the Pacific to the Atlantic with an electric kayak – propelled by an Ultralight 403 from Torqeedo.

Best of Boats Award 2014

12/1/14
M. Berger
Outboards, Technology

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

The "Tender 06e from designboats.ch powered by Deep Blue 80 from Torqeedo" is winner of the "Best for Nature" category at the BOOT & FUN in Berlin.

SOLARIS

2/27/14
M. Berger
Technology, Common

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Solaris sets new standards for environmentally sustainable boating in one of the world's most ecologically senstive regions – the Galapagos Islands.

A great start to the season – Torqeedo launches a new inboard motor together with a host of other innovative products

1/15/14
M. Berger
Common, Technology

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo will be extending its range of products for the coming season, adding new motors – including the global market leader's first inboard, a cool app for even more fun and information on the water, new charging options and practical accessories.

Torqeedo presents the world's most powerful electric outboard

11/13/12
M. Berger
Outboards, Technology

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo Best of Boats

Torqeedo presents the world's most powerful electric outboard in serial production at the METS in Amsterdam – and sweeps the board!