Torqeedo’s Deep Blue Saildrive motor

Torqeedo showcases innovative motors at Seawork International 2017

Torqeedo showcases innovative motors at Seawork International 2017

Torqeedo, market leader in the fast growing marine electric propulsion industry, will display its innovative range of electric motors at this year’s Seawork International, on stand PO63.

1241-00_Cruise_10KW LOWThe flagship of Torqeedo’s Cruise line, the Cruise 10.0R, will be on display on the Torqeedo stand. The Cruise 10.0R is equivalent to a 20HP combustion engine, boasting 12kW peak power, 10kW continuous power and a voltage level of 48V to deliver impressive, emission-free performance at speeds of up to 17.2knots (31.9km/h).

In its smallest size, the Cruise 10.0R weighs 47.2kg and features a powered tilt function, with a maximum RPM standing at 1,400RPM, and 315lbs of static thrust. Available in three shaft lengths ranging from 38.5cm to 63.9cm, the Cruise 10.0R is suitable for a variety of commercial vessels.

With its robust design, protected from corrosion, salt-water capable and completely waterproof, the Cruise 10.0R is suited for rugged environments and extreme conditions. It can provide the power and thrust for planing boats and displacement hulls up to 10 tonnes.

Torqeedo’s revolutionary Deep Blue Saildrive will also be on display – a development of the award-winning 40HP and 80HP Deep Blue motors. Offering 25kW power output, the Deep Blue Saildrive offers sailboats up to 40 feet the opportunity to achieve maximum speeds of 18+ km/h, propulsive power of 16.2kW and is comparable with a 40HP petrol motor.

Rounding up Torqeedo’s impressive product line-up will be the versatile 3HP equivalent Travel 1003 outboard, built to easily propel tenders and smaller vessels up to 1.5 tons.

Commenting on the exhibition, UK Sales Manager for Torqeedo, John Arnold, says, “We always relish the opportunity to visit Seawork and meet with potential business contacts and buyers from around the world. Seawork is a great chance for Torqeedo to receive invaluable feedback from industry professionals, and we are confident that our product line-up for this year will attract and impress a whole host of visitors.”

Torqeedo’s environmentally-friendly engines achieve the same power as a petrol outboard without the risk of leaking fuel and emissions. For further information, please visit