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Starting at € 450,000 ex. VAT

Without leaving a trace.

Group 994
40 NM
Group 994 (1)
Service speed
22 kt
Group 994 (3)
6+2 people

P-8 Voyager

Meet the P-8 Voyager, the first zero impact craft for long-range exploration. Engineered to go where other electric boats can’t, without leaving a trace behind. Thanks to active hydrofoils, the P-8 Voyager combines silence, performance, and superior range into a design that brings a better experience for passengers, while leaving a minimal footprint.

“The P-8 Voyager was designed to take you and your passengers to the places you love on the water, without leaving a trace”

Gustav Hasselskog – CEO & Founder
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A completely new type of boat necessitates a revolutionary take on a century old concept; the electric motor.

Learn more about the C-POD

Flight controller tech

Similar to a modern quadcopter drone, the C-8 intelligently senses it’s position relative to the surface of the water and adjusts accordingly.

The world’s first foiling electric boat

Hydrofoils are constantly and automatically adjusted by the onboard Flight controller, to maintain a superbly stable ride in all weather conditions.


The Flight Controller uses different types of sensors to measure the boat’s position, speed, and acceleration in six degrees of freedom to create a precise and stable hydrofoiling experience.


All-weather capability
On hot summer days, the sunroof slides back for a truly open-yacht vibe. Optional air conditioning, or heating, ensures cabin comfort in all temperatures.

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A vastly better boat that is vastly better for the planet. Thanks to the hydrofoils, P-8 Voyager solves a seemingly unsolvable equation.

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With space for 6 guests and 2 crewmembers, P-8 Voyager takes comfort at sea to new levels.

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Elevated experience
Designed to be the quietest on the market, the P-8 Voyager cabin provides a peaceful environment for 6 passengers. Even in rough conditions and at high speeds.

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A vastly better boat that is vastly better for the planet. Thanks to the hydrofoils, P-8 Voyager solves a seemingly unsolvable equation.

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40 nautical miles
40 min. charging time

Candela P-8 has a range of 40 nautical miles per charge traveling at 22 knots.
The achieved range is about 4 times longer than the best electric boats currently on the market.

The retractable C-FOIL system makes P-8 Voyager a true no-compromise electric boat.

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Foiling mode for all speeds above 16 knots. Highest efficiency, longest range.


Investing in a Candela means easy ownership – and 24/7 service if you need it. The Candela C-POD needs far less maintenance than gasoline outboards. Through remote diagnostics, our service technicians are there for you, anywhere on the planet.

We believe in a seamless machine-human interaction, and pride ourselves on delivering the best user experience of any boat. Over-the-air updates keep your P-8 Voyager up to date over the craft’s lifetime.


Reducing emissions by 99% locally.

P-8 Voyager is a long-range, all-electric craft that travels silently above the surface. No emissions. No sound pollution or disturbance of marine life.

We designed it to be the most efficient boat ever built. At 20 knots, the energy usage per nautical mile is just 1.5 kWh. To put that into perspective, that’s the energy content of 0,1 liter of gasoline.

Our boats
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MBY’s review of C-8

Watch Motorboat & Yachting’s amazing review of Candela C-8.

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Candela C-8 vs planing boat in waves

We tested wave management in the Candela C-8 alongside a conventional motorboat to see the difference.

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Candela C-8’s first flight

See the world’s most anticipated electric boat in action from when we tested out C-8 Prototype 01.

Foiling Double Up

Watching the speedy 69F Sailing boat fly next to Candela C-7 is to see into the future.


Carbon fiber
2000 kg 4409 lbs
6 passengers + 2 crews
69 kWh – Powered by Polestar
8.64 m 28 ft 4 in
2.55 m 4 ft 8 in
Service Speed
22 knots
Candela C-Pod (45/50 kW)
40 NM at cruising speed
+3 NM at 4 kn in limp home mode
0.5 in shallow mode
0,9 m in planing mode
0,8 m while foiling
1.5 m while not foiling, foils extended
1 ft 8 in in shallow mode
2 ft 11 in in planing mode
2 ft 7 in while foiling
4 ft 11 in while not foiling, foils extended
AC 230Vx3x32A: 1,5h
DC 50 kW: 40 min
15,4-inch touch screen with Candela’s proprietary navigation and boat integration system. Free software upgrades included. One year of free sea chart upgrades included.
Candela app with position, state of charge, route statistics and more. Optional geo-fence.
The hybrid hull is shaped for frictionless planing in addition to low air resistance when foiling. In Planing mode, the foils are above the surface which prevents fouling and corrosion.
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Here’s the top five.

What is the maximum passenger capacity?

6 passengers, plus driver.

Are the foils retractable? Can you drive in shallow water?

Yes, the foils are fully retractable by the push of a button. In shallow water mode, draft is 0,7 meters. Candela P-8 Voyager can be launched and stored on a custom float-on trailer.

What is the range and speed?

The range of 40 nautical miles (at cruise speed) can vary, depending on load and winds, but this is a realistic estimate based on a loaded boat encountering some headwind. Cruise speed is 22 knots, top speed 27.

What wave heights can the P-8 Voyager tackle?

The P-8 can foil through 1.2 m high waves, for example choppy wind waves or larger wakes from other vessels. If waves are higher, the P-8 can be driven as a conventional planing boat, albeit with reduced range. In slow-speed displacement mode with foils kept fully extended, rolling is greatly reduced as the foils act like “keels”, stabilizing the boat.

Will the cabin be air-conditioned?

Yes, as an option, and there will be an option for a heater as well.

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