Category Archives: BOATS

Anything that sails, manned or unmanned, surface or below surface.

X Shore Electric Yacht Is Sustainable Luxury That Oozes With Style

Not every boat that we come across make us keep ogling over it. Yes, yes. It is true that sometime we do feature some “rather generic” boats, but not this time. This time we are completely swoon over by Swedish company X Shore’s electric yacht. I think it might just be the first time we declare a boat as crazy cool. It does not have futuristic lines like some prolific boat designers like to implement. Instead, it has clean, minimal lines that somehow looks just as exciting. Continue reading X Shore Electric Yacht Is Sustainable Luxury That Oozes With Style

Uber Introduces World’s First Ride-sharing Submarine, scUber

Uber, the company that liberates us from the frustration of whistling for taxis along the busy roadside, plans to have to the air covered by 2023. In between, it is also working to realized fully autonomous passenger transport and also introduced on-demand boat services. So, the American multinational transportation company pretty much has the land, air and sea transportation covered. All that is left to cover now is the space and below the water. Continue reading Uber Introduces World’s First Ride-sharing Submarine, scUber

Peugeot Designed Latitude 46 Tofinou 9.7 Sailboat And Gillardeau Food Bike

Peugeot Design Lab is no stranger to designing everything outside of automobile. It has dabbled in designing helicopter’s interior, a really cool but uncomfortable-looking sofa, and even the cockpit for boats. Now, we hear that it has its hands in designing boat maker Latitude 46’s new sailboat too, as well as, believe it or not, a food bike for French premiere oyster retailer Gillardeau. But more on the food bike later. First, lets talk about the sailboat. Continue reading Peugeot Designed Latitude 46 Tofinou 9.7 Sailboat And Gillardeau Food Bike

Kymera Introduces New Line Of Personal Watercraft For 2020

Kymera, one of the earliest companies to introduce electric-powered bodyboard, has some new and pretty exciting products lined up, including a jet ski-like personal watercraft called K-X2, a kayak and a surf board – all electric-powered, of course. Among the three, I must say the K-X2 is the most interesting contraption. It is not quite a jet ski and yet feels like it is one. Continue reading Kymera Introduces New Line Of Personal Watercraft For 2020

Strand Craft California Concept Yacht Has Waterfalls Onboard

Strand Craft has just tweeted an image of its latest yacht design, a 135-meter (444 feet) “superyacht” concept called California. California is a 50-crew boat designed to accommodate up to 24 guests and it is powered by a hybrid electric “azimuthing propulsion pods” good for 18 knots (which is equivalent to 33 km/h or 21 mph in land speed). Continue reading Strand Craft California Concept Yacht Has Waterfalls Onboard

China Revealed The World’s First Combat Amphibious Drone

You have seen and read about the military’s seafaring drones, AKA unmanned sea vehicles or USV, and I am sure most of us are aware of land-roaming drones. Now, meet one that is both an unmanned sea vehicle and a land combat drone from China called Marine Lizard. It is a full-fledged drone outfitted with an electro-optical and radar systems, and armed with a pair of machine guns and a vertical launching system for anti-ship and anti-aircraft missiles. Continue reading China Revealed The World’s First Combat Amphibious Drone

Stand Up Floats Inflatable Creatures Make Paddle Board Less Boring

Already finding your paddle board boring? Well, we don’t blame you for feeling that way cos’ unless it is a powered, speed demon on the water, it may feel little bland, or maybe not chill enough, after a few trips to your tranquil local lake. Having said that, if you do feel your paddle board is rather mundane, then you may find Stand Up Floats Inflatable Creatures a gleeful solution. Continue reading Stand Up Floats Inflatable Creatures Make Paddle Board Less Boring

Meet Kokopelli Packraft’s Newest Whitewater Rafting Bad Boy

If whitewater rafting is your thing, you definitely will want to check out the 2019 Kokopelli Recon Packraft. Billed as a river warrior, 2019 Kokopelli Recon Packraft is nimble, stable, incredibly responsive and at the same time tough like a rock. OK. Maybe quite as tough as a rock, but you get the idea. Recon is latest in the Kokopelli Packraft family. Continue reading Meet Kokopelli Packraft’s Newest Whitewater Rafting Bad Boy

This Semi-Submersible Lets You Enjoy Views Above And Below The Water

If diving deep underwater – even in a luxury submarine like the supercar of submarine, the U-Boat Worx HiPer Sub – cannot quell your fear of the deep blue sea, then perhaps, the MSV Explorer Amphibious Semi-Submersible could be the perfect in-between solution. As the name implies, it is a partially submersible watercraft that offers both above- and underwater viewing options. While that alone is a major selling point of this unique vessel, MSV Explorer Amphibious Semi-Submersible does not stop there; it is also an amphibious vehicle too. Continue reading This Semi-Submersible Lets You Enjoy Views Above And Below The Water

Here’s A Real-life BTTF DeLorean That Flies, Well, Kind Of…

What you see here is a hovercraft version of the iconic flying car from the second instalment of Back to the Future. I know right. If the DeLorean from the movie flies, surely it can skim over water too, right? Honestly, I don’t know if it could, but one thing for sure is, this DeLorean Hovercraft surely can. Except that this isn’t an actual DeLorean. It is a custom built hovercraft that has a shell that mimics the look of legendary DeLorean DMC-12 as featured in BTTF trilogy. Continue reading Here’s A Real-life BTTF DeLorean That Flies, Well, Kind Of…