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Portable electric outboards

eLite 500W
Lightweight Electric Outboard

378 Wh 9 Km Range Lightweight Easy-to-Use

The ePropulsion eLite 500W electric outboard introduces a new dimension to boating with its state-of-the-art technology and ultra-compact design. As the smallest and most lightweight electric outboard in its range, it provides a seamless and efficient alternative for small petrol engines, catering to a wide range of boating enthusiasts across the UK. Despite its minimal size, this newest addition to the ePropulsion line-up packs a powerful punch with ample torque for small boats, blending portability with performance to redefine marine propulsion for smaller vessels.

ePropulsion eLite - 500W Electric Outboard

Streamlined & Integrated Design for Space Efficiency

Performance and Range*

Power (W) Speed (mph/kph) Runtime (hh:mm) Range (mile/km)
Half Power 250W 3.7 / 6.0 1h 30m 5.6 / 9.0
Full Power 500W 4.7 / 7.5 45m 3.5 / 5.6
Sport Mode 750W 5.2 / 8.3 ** -

* The data above is for a single person driving an 8ft aluminium dinghy (total weight 117kg), in calm conditions. Range and run time may vary with different boat or load, wind and waves, etc.

** Sport Mode can last up to 1 minute subject to battery SOC and temperature.

Our Most Compact and Lightweight Outboard


6.7 kg / 14.7 lbs

Total motor weight (excluding bracket)


297 x 75 x 890 mm

(11.7 x 3 x 35”)

Easy-to-Set Up

One-click removal / installation


Weight balances on folded tiller

Carrying Bag

Included for easy transport and storage

Advanced Tiller

Clamp Bracket Functionality

eLite - Quick release of motor
eLite - Partial Tilt to 36degrees for shallow water
eLite - Full Tilt at 75 degrees for beach landings and storage

Integrated Smart Display & Battery


Nominal Power 500 W
Maximum Power (in Sport mode) 750 W
Battery Integrated 378 Wh 25.2V Lithium-ion
Charger 220V AC charger included, 12V charger optional
Cooling System Natural cooling
Rated RPM 1500 to 1700
Operating Temperature -5 to 55 °C
Storage Temperature -20 to 45 °C
Trim and Tilt 8° / 17° / 26°
Tilt Angle 75°
Shallow Water Mode Tilt Angle 36°
Steering Angle ±70°
Dimensions (L x W x H) 297 x 75 x 890 mm
(11.7 x 3 x 35”)
Motor Weight (excluding bracket) 6.7 kg / 14.7 lbs
Motor Weight (including bracket) 7.9 kg / 17.4 lbs
Adjustable Shaft Length 401 / 362.5 / 322 / 282.5 mm
(15.8 / 14.27 / 12.7 / 11.1”)

Where to buy?

Please use our Dealer Locator to find your nearest stockist of the ePropulsion range.