The fleet is back in port after the Sanremo- Saint Tropez race, with victory in the first leg of the RG going to the crew of Hebe V in ORC and of Rossko in IRC. In the Gulf of Saint Tropez a magnificent day of stiff breezes welcomed the crews who took advantage to fine tune their yachts for the coastal races.

Saturday was interpreted in different ways by the crews who started filling the Gulf of Saint Tropez. With the 80 yachts entered for the Sanremo-Saint Tropez who began arriving over the morning – 7h45m was the uncorrected time for Vera, the Maxi yacht that was first across the finish line in Saint Tropez, and it was a “foreign” double in the ORC and IRC divisions with the Victoria in compensated time of Hvelka Jakub’s M37 Hebe V (11h00m45s) in ORC and Zhbankov Timofey’s very fast JPK 10.80 Rossko (10h30m39s) in IRC. Continue reading

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Zeelander Yachts, a leading Dutch shipyard that creates high-end motor yachts with an elegant New York commuter styled profile, is proud to announce that it is set to launch the flagship 17-meter model Z55 with a revolutionary engines combination.

At the Zeelander Yachts’ shipyard in the Netherlands, a new 55-foot hull has arrived and the crew started working on a special project. The client’s brief was plain and simple: “I want the fastest Zeelander ever built”. With a top speed of 42 knots, that is what he will get!

The launch of this small superyacht is expected in the summer of 2018. This new game-changing Zeelander Z55 will be equipped with two of the most powerful engines in the Volvo Penta IPS range, the IPS1350. Both 12.8L in-line 6-cylinder D13 engines will generate 2.000 Hp. That is going to be the very first Zeelander yacht for the owner. Continue reading

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Victory to SMA over Monin: experience has spoken

1st Monaco Globe Series

Monaco 7th June 2018. It was 08:17 this Thursday morning when SMA skippered by Paul Meilhat and Gwénolé Gahinet crossed the finish line of these first Monaco Globe Series, that kicks off the new world championship IMOCA 2018/2020, organised by the Yacht Club of Monaco. It was an intense and thrilling race down to the last few miles for the winners as well as the rest of the pack, with HSH Prince Albert II there to meet the victorious pair on the quay. Continue reading

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-Carbon fibre/Kevlar construction
-Conventional or Hybrid propulsion
-Choice of hard top with sun window, open T-top, or enclosed sky lounge
-Designed by automotive, aviation and marine specialists
-Superyacht styling by Nuvolari Lenard

Adler Yacht was so convinced of its decision to take the brand into superyacht territory with its new 25.25m flagship that it decided to build the yacht on speculation. Construction of the first Adler Suprema X is under way at the Alto Adriatico shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, with launching scheduled for 2019.The Suprema X Hybrid retains all the innovative features of the Adler Suprema introduced in 2016, including carbon fibre/Kevlar construction and dynamic styling by Nuvolari Lenard, but at over two metres longer the increase in interior and exterior space provides owners and guests with even more volume and comfort.    Continue reading

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Project SHU has successfully concluded her final sea trials in the Baltic Sea. Her delivery is planned for autumn of this year.

Designer Espen Oeino has given SHU an elegant and graceful exterior line whilst ensuring, despite her massive volume, that she maintains her striking looks.

The balance and proportion of the exterior profile allows for generous deck space that offer a range of options for owners and guests to enjoy. From sun opulent and open entertainment areas to more shaded and intimate spaces. Continue reading

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