Secure yours today with 10% refundable deposit ($749/£579/€659)*. Stage two bikes shipping June 2020.

"The bike will come into its own, marking the birth of a new sport."
"The Hydrofoils let you cut through the water with ease"
"This one doesn't just dawdle slowly around a pond. It skims over the surface."
"Manta5 has created a thrilling world's first"



Utilise the variable electric assist levels to bring you up when you need it, and drop it back down when you don't. Learn more >


Utilise the variable electric assist levels to bring you up when you need it, and drop it back down when you don't. Learn more >


Utilise the variable electric assist levels to bring you up when you need it, and drop it back down when you don't. Learn more >

Everything you need. 

Nothing You Don't.

The 460W brushless electric motor gives you more power to reach 13mph (22km/h) through three levels of assist: Training, Cruise, and Performance. The Heads Up Display (HUD) offers you speed via GPS tracking, battery level and the current level of electrical assist from the motor. 

The Hydrofoiler™ XE-1 also includes Bluetooth®connectivity, allowing you to sync your ride with popular performance tracking applications.



Presale is open for the Hydrofoiler™ XE-1 with shipping starting from early 2020. Secure your place in line today with a 10% refundable deposit ($749/£579/€659)*. 

The total full price is $7,490/£5,790/€6.590 (excluding shipping and taxes), the remaining amount will be required within 8 weeks prior to shipment. 

With Stage One deliveries closed and Stage Two closing soon, you don’t want to miss out.

*10% deposit is refunded less processing fees.

Hydrofoiler XE-1

$7,490.00 NZD

$ 749.00 USD

Final payment due eight weeks prior to assembly.

Secure your place in line with a 10% refundable deposit

Production status

Stage 1 - SOLD OUT
Stage 2 CLOSING SOON - Delivery June 2020
Stage 3 - Delivery August 2020

Got questions? Call +442080897892 or email here

More Information

Shipping and delivery

All Hydrofoiler XE-1’s are packed and delivered to your preferred shipping address. Manta5 will confirm your address one month out from production assembly. Orders will be shipped in order of reservation number. 

 Final shipping costs and associated tax/es will be quoted and billed at the time of final payment.Please see your estimated shipping rates below: 

  • United States: $250 USD 
  • United Kingdom: £200 GBP plus applicable country tax. 
  • Europe: €200 EUR plus applicable country VAT. 
  • New Zealand: $125 NZD

Taxes (incl. VAT) are not included in the shipping cost. Subject to state and local taxes. Customs and handling fees are included in the shipping price. 

Please note: We will invoice customers for shipping and taxes as applicable when taking final payment. 

Manta5 Hydrofoilers are currently only available for pre-order in the United States, United Kingdom, New Zealand and Europe. If you reside outside of these regions please register your interest here, you will be notified as soon as Manta5 opens to your country. 

If you have any other questions please get in touch at

Payment options

Before your bike is shipped you will have the ability to choose a payment option that suits you. Manta5 can invoice you the outstanding amount for one final payment via credit card or bank transfer. Alternatively, you can complete your purchase via flexible installments, again via credit card or bank transfer. 

Manta5 will reach out to you personally regarding both of these options during production.

How the presale works

A 10% deposit, or full payment secures your bike and position on the pre-order list. Throughout the production window customers will receive news and updates from Manta5 regarding their bike’s production and assembly.

The initial 10% deposit and subsequent installments are refundable at any time throughout the production window (less credit card processing fees). The remaining balance is to be paid at least eight weeks from your bike’s assembly, at which point Manta5 will provide notification of this well in advance.

Any performance upgrades or new components developed for during production will be offered to you free of charge. Prior to delivery, you will get exclusive access to an online portal for educational and recreational purposes, covering a range of areas including production updates, lessons, servicing, community meet-ups, and tips.

Once a pre-order has been placed, our Manta5 customer success team will reach out to you personally. They will look after you and help answer any questions you may have throughout production.

Please note your deposit, or your position on the pre-order list is not transferable or assignable to another party without the prior written approval of Manta5.

Get in touch

“From advanced design to superior materials, we’ve spent more than seven years innovating to deliver a cutting edge watercraft with a truly unique riding experience. This is your chance to pioneer the next evolution in cycling” 

Guy Howard-Willis