jet capsule 2016

jet capsule water boats unveils 2016 version
all images courtesy of jet capsule




assembled and produced in the historical fiart mare shipyard based in naples, italy, ‘jet capsule‘ is the first water vehicle with a completely different approach to sea mobility. conceived initially as a personal watercraft and already presented as a water taxi, the ‘jet capsule’ can be the perfect vehicle for many different purposes. rear doors, photochromic windows, rooftop that transforms into a sundeck, toilette room, rear/sub-cameras, private jet layout and air conditioning and heater, are just a few of the features available on the 2016 ‘jet capsule’. the customizable possibilities are unlimited and the ‘jet capsule’ can be used for pleasure or business depending on the customer’s needs. 

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the ‘jet capsule’ has an average cruising speed of 25 to 38 knots 




perfect for any type of weather, the ‘jet capsules’ are available with single or dual engine configuration, as well as an electric auxiliar engine for protected areas such as lakes or natural reserves. with an average cruising speed of 25 knots to 38 knots, the boost is guaranteed. stern drives are also available and the choice is up to the clients depending on their control/sailing preferences. as for fuel, the average consumption at full load is approximately 25/30lt per hour. each component of ‘jet capsule’ comes with an international warranty coverage and a 24hour/365day assistance is offered in each region. no matter if the use is public or private, this water vehicle can adapt to any purpose.

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this side view shows and elegant carbon fiber shell in shades of black and grey

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‘jet capsule’ is efficient either for public or private use

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engine room

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elegant interiors

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close up front view

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‘jet capsule’ has an original and recognizable design

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its fast cruising speed gives a new approach to water mobility 

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‘jet capsule’ night view, with LED interior illumination

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rear night view of the limousine variation 

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the four different available layouts fit from 6 to 13 people



general information:


overall length: 7.55 m
waterline length: 5.8 m
maximum width: 3.54 m (twice wider compared to other boats with same length)
hull width: 3.38 m
waterline width: 3.00 m
maximum height: 2.30 m
maximum immersion: 0.50 m
dry displacement: 2.30 t
displacement at full load: 3.50 t (13ps)
fuel capacity: 350 l
single diesel engine installed: 1x 370 hp yanmar or mercruiser
dual diesel engine installed: 2×260 hp yanmar mercruiser or volvo penta
single petrol engine installed: 1x 570 hp illmor mv8 570hp
dual petrol engine installed: 2×300 hp mercruiser
maximum speed: 32 (38) (*) knots
cruising speed at full load (13ps): 24 (32) (*) knots
autonomy: 250 Nm
maximum load: 12 passengers + 1 pilot (taxi version 13ps)
interior height: 2.10m



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edited by: juliana neira | designboom