Everrati believes its electrical Land Rover Defender conversion might be the right accent for an excellent yacht.
Forward of the 2023 Monaco yacht present, the U.Okay. EV conversion firm unveiled the Land Rover Defender « Shore Tender, » a automobile designed to offer yacht homeowners a land-based mode of transportation at their ports of name with out the necessity for fuel or diesel. The electrical Land Rover is designed to be stowed onboard a yacht, unloaded, and pushed round whereas the yacht is docked.
Along with being designed with yacht stowage in thoughts, the Shore Tender options appropriately nautical touches like a sailcloth roof awning, capstans, and flooring panels produced from plastic recovered from the ocean. It additionally options detachable doorways, a built-in champagne chiller, and picnic baskets. Prospects can even select paint colours to match their yachts, and Everrati will embody customized sailcloth duffel luggage embroidered with the identify of the yacht and any logos the shopper may need to add.
Everrati introduced its Land Rover Defender EV conversion late final yr, however nonetheless hasn’t supplied detailed specs. It additionally hasn’t confirmed pricing for the Shore Tender, however the usual Defender conversion begins at 185,000 British kilos ($223,228 at present change charges). The corporate additionally affords first-generation Vary Rover and Land Rover Sequence IIA conversions.
Land Rover Defender EV Shore Tender by Everrati
Based in 2019, Everrati began out with electrical conversions of the 964-generation Porsche 911. It is since expanded its portfolio to incorporate not solely basic Land Rovers, but in addition Ford GT40 replicas and the W113 Mercedes-Benz SL « Pagoda. »
Different firms have been providing electrical Defender conversions as nicely. Electrogenic, one other U.Okay. agency, introduced a drop-in electric conversion kit in 2022. This was aimed extra at work automobiles than toys of the rich. There’s additionally North Carolina’s Raglan which builds a 600-hp Defender EV using Tesla components.