Official battery supplier: A Look Back at the historic first E1 Race in Jeddah
Reflecting on the first E1 race in Jeddah. The perfect fusion of power and sustainability as KREISEL batteries redefine electric marine propulsion.
Jeddah, February 2, 2024 – At KREISEL Electric, we are proud to have been part of the E1 Series project from its inception. As founding partner of this groundbreaking championship, it has been an incredible journey to see the project evolve from concept to reality, culminating in the thrilling spectacle of the first E1 race in Jeddah.
KREISEL batteries powering performance and safety at the first E1 Race
Central to the success of the E1 Series is the performance and safety of the Racebird, and KREISEL batteries have played a pivotal role in delivering on these fronts. With our advanced battery technology, we provided the perfect balance of power, efficiency, and safety, ensuring that the raceboats could perform at their peak while maintaining the highest standards of safety.
KREISEL batteries performed flawlessly throughout the duration of the race, delivering the power needed to propel the boats to impressive speeds while also ensuring safety and reliability. KREISEL batteries proved to be the ideal choice for the demanding conditions and high requirements of marine applications.
Providing Essential Battery Support
Behind the scenes at the first E1 race in Jeddah, a KREISEL support crew were on hand to provide essential battery services. From monitoring battery performance to conducting maintenance and troubleshooting, our team made sure that the Racebirds had the power they needed to compete at the highest level.
Our dedicated technicians and engineers brought their expertise to the forefront, offering invaluable support to both the race teams and event organizers. Their commitment to excellence and attention to detail were instrumental in ensuring the smooth operation of the race and the overall success of the event.
Pioneering a sustainable future
As proponents of sustainable energy solutions, KREISEL Electric is proud to be at the forefront of sustainable marine motorsport. The E1 Series represents a significant step forward in the quest for cleaner, more environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional powerboating.
The first E1 race in Jeddah was a momentous occasion for KREISEL Electric and the entire E1 Series community. As official battery supplier of the championship, we are thrilled to have been part of this historic moment and to see our vision for sustainable marine motorsport come to life.
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About E1 Series
The E1 Series is the world’s first electric powerboat racing series. The series was established to create an exciting, competitive racing platform to promote sustainable electric watercraft and reduce the environmental pressures being placed on the ocean, rivers and lakes. The UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series will see up to 12 teams competing on the water in spectacular global race locations. The pilots will tackle tight and technical circuits, reaching speeds close to 50 knots (93 km/h or 58 mph) behind the wheel of the RaceBird powerboats designed by SeaBird Technologies and Victory Marine.
To learn more about the UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series, visit – www.e1series.com