Hydros HY-X

The Hydros HY-X  hydrofoil boat, hybrid and energy efficient, demonstrated on the French Riviera during Monaco Yacht Show 2014.   Watch the video…

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This new Hydros design features a retractable hydrofoil system developed in cooperation with French firm JMKoncept.

Hydros HY-X (2)

 

The two hydrofoils can be deployed at the push of a button. The boat is lifted about a meter (3.3 ft) above the surface to reduce drag, for improved efficiency and higher speeds.

Hydros HY-X (1)

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