The World’s First Hydrofoil Bike
Exceptional performance and all water-terrain capabilities elevate the XE-1 into a class of its own.
A sporty design is complimented by truly responsive riding dynamics and seamlessly integrated technology.
Electric Motor & Battery
Clever technology. Ultra simple to use. This waterproof duo is designed to push the limits of what’s possible on water. The motor has proven resilient against rigorous maritime tests yet produces no more than a quiet hum and inflicts zero harm on the environment.
Read more about our use of an electric assist motor.
- Fully submersible IPX8 rated battery housing system.
- Easy access charging connector with a 4 hour charge time
- IPX8 rated electric motor
- 460 watts of pedal assist power
- Up to 4 hours of riding time on the lowest assist level and 1.5 hours on maximum assist Please note, estimated battery run time may vary depending on the weight of the rider, weather conditions, and level of assist.
Chassis & Gears
Resilient against saltwater and corrosion. The Hydrofoiler’s frame and gears are packed full of ingenious design details that stay true to the simplicity of a beautifully crafted bike.
- Aircraft-grade, TIG-welded 6061-T6 aluminium frame
- Hybrid drivetrain with industry standard components for easy replacement
- Buoyancy modules designed to streamline the Hydrofoiler both above and below water
- Easy maintenance crank-set sub-assembly, gearbox sub-assembly, and the propeller/shaft sub-assembly
Carbon Fibre Foils
This combination is impeccably tuned. Striking a perfect balance between stability and manoeuvrability in all types of water-terrain.
- Foil tip design minimises drag and extends effective wingspan
- Rear wingspan measures 6.5ft. Front wing, 4ft
- General purpose foils. Suitable for lakes, rivers, and the ocean
- Modular design for easy assembly and in-car transport
All Manta5 Hydrofoiler XE-1’s come standard with the GARMIN® eBike Remote. Rugged, compact and lightweight and effectively cycle between the 7 levels of motor assistance. With multiple compatible devices (30+) make use of Manta5’s free Datafields on the Connect IQ Store.
Riders Can Track
- Ride time
- Heart rate
- Battery charge level
- Electric assist level
2023 SL3-series Pre-Sale
Manta5 SL3 models will be arriving in July and shipping late July 2023. Due to the high-demand we highly recommend ordering now to ensure timely delivery before summer season. We anticipate more delays during summer due to stress on shipping and logistics.