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.
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.