Electric boat motor manufacturer Torqeedo returned to the 2017 Kayak Bass Fishing National Championship as a main title sponsor.
Torqeedo, of Germany, is a manufacturer of electric outboard engines for recreational boats.
Torqeedo named Marcia Kull as president of Torqeedo Group.
Marine electric propulsion manufacturer Torqeedo was selected to provide the auxiliary propulsion system for Queen Elizabeth II’s row-barge, Gloriana.
In 2018, San Antonio turns 300. To celebrate its tricentennial and commitment to a sustainable future, the city is reimagining the fleet of water taxi, tour and charter barges that service its world-famous River Walk.
Torqeedo will debut three new products for 2017 at the Electric and Hybrid Marine World Expo Florida Conference and Exhibition (Jan. 16-18) and to the public at the Miami International Boat Show (Feb. 16-20).
Electric marine engine maker Torqeedo worked with the British Broadcasting Corp. to power its natural history documentary team’s boat on the Amazon River, where the BBC filmed pink river dolphins in the water and jaguars on the shore for its “Planet Earth II” series.
AMSTERDAM — The world’s largest marine equipment trade show, METS Trade, opened today at RAI Amsterdam in the Netherlands to large crowds amid cool, rainy weather. More than 22,000 professional exhibitors are expected this week for what is billed as the largest METS Trade ever, featuring a record 1,471 exhibitors.
Torqeedo named Mike Shafar and Jim Sinnott as sales managers.
The City of Ottawa, which is dubbed the “most sustainable city in Canada,” tapped Torqeedo to power its emission-free electric tour boat with two 80-horsepower motors.
Argos Nautic said its 305 model will be available with a 20-hp-equivalent Torqeedo Cruise 10.0.