Neoteric 6-Passenger Rescue Hovercraft

Deluxe Fully Assembled Hovercraft with Inline Seating

Neoteric 6-Passenger Rescue Hovercraft

Deluxe Fully Assembled Hovercraft with Inline Seating

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*For US and Canada customers only.

Rescue Hovercraft Model 5852

Rescue Hovercraft Model 5852

  • 100HP Carburated Engine
  • Reverse Thrust System
  • Full Instrumentation
Hovertrek Deluxe, Fully Assembled Inline Seat For Four

Are you ready to join your fellow first responders in 50+ nations who rely on Neoteric Rescue Hovercraft to save lives quickly and safely? This is the only hovercraft that can brake and back up - critical in rescue operations - and it will take you where other vehicles can’t go. Scroll down to see specifications and your options, then compare models and request a quote …


6 persons, 900 lb (408 kg) average. 1025 lb (466 kg) max. 7 persons, 1200lb (545 kg) gross overload.
Forward Speed
35 mph (56 km/hr) maximum recommended cruise.
30-40 mph (48 to 64 km/hr) land, short grass.
30-45 mph (48 to 72 km/hr) mudflat, beach.
45 mph (72 km/hr) calm water.
40-50 mph (64-80 km/hr) smooth ice.
30-45 mph (48-72 km/hr) firm snow.
Reverse Speed
25 mph (40 km/hr) calm water. (Deluxe Only)
10 sec, to reach 5 mph (9.7 km/hr) over calm water, with 1025 lb (466 kg) payload.
72 miles (115 km) at cruising speed, 2.4 hr on single tank13 US gal (49 l).
Static Thrust
200 lb (90 kg)

Hirth model 3701, 939 cc, 100 hp (74 kw) @ 6300 rpm

Carburated, 2-cycle 3-cylinder, liquid cooled, electric start, aluminum, weight 108 lb (49 kg).

Maximum Exhaust Gas Temperature 1300° F (704° C), Max Water Temperature 200° F (93.34° C).

Transmission 32-tooth and 64-tooth PolyChain sprockets on engine and fan shaft, joined by HTD carbon belt. Fan shaft bearings - 1-1/4 in (31.38 mm) bearing Asahi and Sealmaster.

Fuel Consumption
5 US gal/hr (19 l/hr) at cruising power.


Reverse Thrust System

Full Instrumentation

Reverse Thrust System (Included Option)

Reverse thrust with superb maneuverability not only for braking, but also for hovering backwards, yawing, spinning and maintaining lift cushion downwind at speed – and reverse thrust is absolutely essential for hovering over ice and on swift water.

Full Instrumentation (Included Option)

Full Instrumentation Includes Tachometer, Hour Meter, Cylinder Head Temp, Exhaust Gas Temp, Fuel Gauge, two types of Search Light Plugs and Wiring Harness.


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Hovercraft Cabins
Additional charges apply

Why add a cabin to your hovercraft?
Fitting your hovercraft with a cabin is the perfect way to keep you and your passengers clean, dry and warm in any weather on any terrain. All our cabins can be fitted to any of our hovercraft and you can easily remove or install them in 15 minutes.

Fiberglass Cabin Polycarbonate windshield, back and side clear PVC Flex Windows with Velcro hold downs. Has roll-up side and back windows for summer use. Cabin is removable and works with any seating options.

Hovercraft Trailers
Additional charges apply

Other hovercraft manufacturers may offer no trailers at all, Neoteric has applied its exacting engineering standards to create one-of-a-kind trailers as unique as our hovercraft. Both the hover-on/hover-off trailer and winch-on/roll-off trailer allow unusually easy loading and unloading by just one person. And both are completely open for easy under hull inspections and convenient skirt maintenance.


Additional charges apply

Rescue red and white are the default hovercraft colors. Custom colors are available for an additional fee.

Total Salt Water Marinization Electrics, switches, instrumentation and stainless steel where possible.

Extra storage space is quite useful in a hovercraft; many of our customers order as many as four glove boxes. They’re a great place to securely store spare skirt segments, a tool kit, bottled drinks, cell phones and small clothing items such as hats and gloves. Molded with high impact plastic, the Neoteric glove box dimensions are …

  • Door: 13 7/8 inch (352 mm) long x 5 5/16 inch (135 mm) high
  • Box: 11 7/8 inch (302 mm) long x 4 3/8 inch (111 mm) high x 6 3/4 inch (171 mm) deep
  • Installation hole: 12 1/8 inch (308 mm) long x 4 5/8 (117 mm) high

Our Spare Parts Kit gives you the parts, tools and hardware to get your hovercraft quickly back in operation if there’s a problem – without having to waste time searching for uncommon parts in your local store. When you need a skirt segment, skirt ties, fuses, light bulbs, skirt rivets, a drain plug, a fan belt, fan shaft bearing or fan blade, or other necessary items, this Spare Parts Kits saves the day – especially if you operate your hovercraft in remote areas.