SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Water sports enthusiasts of all levels looking to ride waterways off limits to gas-powered personal watercrafts will now have the freedom to ride where they could never go before, with the new electric-powered Gratis X1 from Free Form Factory.
With no fuel, no engine noise and no emissions, the Gratis X1 is a thrilling yet easy-to-ride personal watercraft that provides a one-of-a-kind experience on the water and is now available to order through Free Form Factory’s website.
“We are thrilled to unveil the world’s first electric, stand-up personal watercraft. With the Gratis X1, riders will experience a powerful, fun and quiet ride on some of the most pristine waterways on earth,” said Founder and CEO of Free Form Factory Jordan Darling. “It’s free of the restrictions imposed on gas-powered watercraft.”
Exploration is made easy, fun and safe with the Gratis X1’s dynamic LED headlights.
To ensure riders get the most of each trip to the water, Free Form Factory has built the Gratis X1 with the ability to be charged anywhere with a standard electrical outlet or propane-based generator.
The Gratis X1 ride time featuring the integrated power pack is up to 45 minutes and up to 1 hour with the additional 3.3 kWh power pack.
Using Zero Motorcycles proven Z-Force® drivetrain technology and Free Form Factory’s patented manufacturing process and proprietary HULKLITE™ polymer material makes the Gratis X1 the world’s leading personal watercraft with the environment and performance in mind.
The lightweight, durable polymer deck and hull allows for the Gratis X1 to support the weight of the battery while remaining the same weight as an average stand-up personal watercraft.
Every major component of the Gratis X1 is built in the United States.
Pricing for the Gratis X1 starts at $17,990.
About Free Form Factory
Free Form Factory’s goal is to reimagine the recreational and professional water sports industry through innovative, durable, and environmentally friendly products. Using our proprietary HULKLITE™ polymer material and patented manufacturing process, Free Form Factory is committed to building high-quality, high-performance watercrafts that will give you access you cannot obtain on an internal combustion watercraft. Free of exhaust and fuel, the Gratis X1 is unrestricted on some of the world’s most pristine waterways. Please visit our website, ridefreeform.com, to learn more about Free Form Factory and the Gratis X1.