Manta5 | Hydrofoiler XE-1 eBike

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Electric Motor & Battery:

  • Fully submersible IPX8 rated battery housing system
  • Easy access charging connector with 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, 1.5 hours on maximum assist (may vary based on rider weight, weather conditions, and level of assist)

Chassis & Gears:

  • Aircraft-grade, TIG-welded 6061-T6 aluminum frame
  • Hybrid drivetrain with industry-standard components for easy replacement
  • Buoyancy modules streamline the Hydrofoiler both above and below water
  • Easy maintenance crank-set sub-assembly, gearbox sub-assembly, and propeller/shaft sub-assembly

Carbon Fiber Foils:

  • Foil tip design minimizes drag and extends effective wingspan
  • Rear wingspan measures 6.5ft, front wing measures 4ft
  • General-purpose foils suitable for lakes, rivers, and the ocean
  • Modular design for easy assembly and in-car transport


1. What is the Manta5 Hydrofoiler XE-1? The Manta5 Hydrofoiler XE-1 is the world's first hydrofoil eBike that allows riders to replicate the cycling experience on water. It combines the love of cycling with water adventures, enabling riders to explore rivers, lakes, and oceans while pedaling on the water's surface.

2. How does the Hydrofoiler XE-1 work? The Hydrofoiler XE-1 uses a combination of an IPX8 rated electric motor and a fully submersible battery housing system. The carbon fiber foils and buoyancy modules ensure stability both above and below water, allowing the bike to rise above the surface and glide smoothly.

3. What's the battery life of the Hydrofoiler XE-1? The battery provides up to 4 hours of riding time on the lowest assist level and 1.5 hours on maximum assist. The actual battery life can vary based on factors such as rider weight, weather conditions, and the level of assistance being used.

4. Is the Hydrofoiler XE-1 suitable for different water conditions? Yes, the Hydrofoiler XE-1 is designed for versatility. The carbon fiber foils are suitable for lakes, rivers, and the ocean, providing a smooth and stable ride across various water conditions.

5. How portable is the Hydrofoiler XE-1? The bike is designed for easy transport and assembly. It can be conveniently disassembled for transport and then reassembled in minutes. The modular design ensures that it can be transported in a car without much hassle.

6. What makes the Hydrofoiler XE-1 durable and reliable? The bike features high-quality materials including carbon fiber, aircraft-grade aluminum, and vacuum-sealed ASA plastics. These materials are chosen for their durability and resilience, ensuring the bike's long-lasting reliability even in water environments.

7. Can I track my performance while riding the Hydrofoiler XE-1? Yes, the Hydrofoiler XE-1 comes with Bluetooth connectivity that allows you to monitor your performance metrics. This feature lets you keep track of your progress and tailor your riding experience based on your goals and fitness levels.

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Manta5 Hydrofoil Bike

Introducing the 2021 Hydrofoiler XE-1 – the world’s first Hydrofoil eBike, that replicates the cycling experience on water. Join together a love of cycling and water. A community of riders is forming, and cycling on water’s future is set to be an exciting one. This is your chance to make history and play a pioneering role in shaping cycling’s new frontier in your backyard.

Exploration: Discover new adventures on rivers, lakes, and oceans.

Eco-Friendly Fun: Enjoy water-based adventures with zero emissions.

Fitness and Training: Versatile workout options for riders of all levels.

Smooth and Stable Ride: Carbon fiber foils ensure stability in various water conditions.

Easy Transport and Assembly: Conveniently disassemble and assemble for spontaneous trips.

Durable and Resilient: High-quality materials designed for long-lasting reliability.

Track Your Progress: Monitor performance metrics with Bluetooth connectivity.

Cutting Edge Innovation: Pioneer a new sporting discipline with this unique water bike.

Key Features:

Smooth and Intuitive Ride

Durable Materials

Up to 15+ miles at 10 mph on a single charge.


  • Quick Transport & Assembly: Disassemble for easy transport, and assemble in minutes.
  • Durable Materials: Carbon fiber, aircraft-grade aluminum, and vacuum-sealed ASA plastics.
  • 7 Assist Modes: Choose from full power to no assistance for desired exercise level.
  • 3 Launch Options: Platform, shallow-water, or deep-water starts.
  • Smooth & Intuitive Ride: Foil-supported design for stability and easy turning.
  • Cycling Shoe Compatibility: Enhance performance with clipless pedals.
  • Impressive Range: Up to 15+ miles at 10 mph on a single charge.