THE PROJECT

This Vulcain VI is the first sailing yacht to have been 100% electric powered with enough recharge facilities for the lithium battery pack dedicated to propulsion to sail in total autonomy. He left for Brazil in 2015 for a tour of the Atlantic Ocean.

CHARACTERISTICS

Weight: 3,7 t
Size: 9,6 m
Year of reengining: 2013
Engine power: 10 kW
Battery capacity: 17 kWh
Renewable energies: Wind turbine, Solar panels