Torqeedo is growing its Deep Blue product line with the introduction of a Deep Blue Hybrid, the first fully integrated system that acts as an energy supply for both the hybrid drive and all AC/DC electrical loads on board.
Torqeedo, of Germany, is a manufacturer of electric outboard engines for recreational boats.
Expanding its international team of executives, electric propulsion manufacturer Torqeedo named Tom Watson as vice president of global accounts.
Electric engine manufacturer Torqeedo named Capt. Todd Sims as its hybrid systems global sales and product manager.
Electric boat engine manufacturer Torqeedo tapped Christian Pho Duc to manage the sales department at Torqeedo GmbH and Stefan J. Hubert was appointed head of marketing for the Torqeedo Group worldwide.
Torqeedo said its Cruise 4.0 motor and lithium-ion batteries will power Bennington’s new Electric Series of pontoon boats.
After a long journey that started in 2012, the CalypSol crew reached Baton Rouge, La., completing 1,100 miles to successfully become the first solar-powered canoe voyage down the Mississippi.
An innovative boat that began as a discussion five years ago at the Miami International Boat Show has come to fruition and stands out as an example of effective use of small-engine electric power.
For the second year in a row, electric outboard manufacturer Torqeedo is sponsoring Charleston Race Week and will race its J70 in the regatta.
Team Scarab, in conjunction with Torqeedo Motors and Ruckmarine, announced the 17-foot Kona SportRIB, which it says is the first zero-emission, all-electric sportboat.
Torqeedo has revamped and expanded its service center in Crystal Lake, Ill. The company said it can repair and troubleshoot eight to 10 motors a day in its new 50-foot-by-50-foot space. “Our new center and computer system is a full-circle, one-stop shop for service and parts,” Sven Kirchhoff, Torqeedo service and quality manager, said in…more