If its claimed underwater cruising speed of 20kph is accurate, the Amazea can outpace many a marine animal.
Said to be highly manoeuvrable, the erstwhile water toy could also be a serious tool for scientists needing to tag fast-moving pelagics or survey reefs and wrecks.
Or you could just go joy-riding and beat the dive-boat back to shore.
Interchangeable rechargeable batteries power the jet-drives and all-up weight is a mere 20kg. The price is 6850 euros net.
10 April 2019