PRESTIGE YACHTS announces two new models for 2016

Thanks to offering a balanced supply of luxury power boats with a timeless design and accommodation solutions that are ever more innovative, PRESTIGE are making the most of a dynamic year across the world and deploying an ambitious international conquest strategy.

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Lürssen project Orchid completes sea trials!

Project Orchid has successfully concluded her sea trials in the Baltic Sea under perfect weather conditions. Her final delivery is planned for late summer 2015.

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Cantiere delle Marche launches Darwin Class 107

The exceptional Explorer Yacht M/Y STORM was launched yesterday in Ancona, measuring 107 feet and weighing 300 tons, in steel and aluminum, from the product range Darwin Class, built by Cantiere delle Marche.

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Hodgdon Comanche new monohull 24 hour distance record

Update off Comanche from Ken Read: “What started off as a very frustrating light air Transatlantic Race 2015 has turned to gold for all of us aboard Hodgdon's 100 foot super-maxi Comanche.

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CRN signs a new contract for the Construction of a 50m M/Y Superconero

The Ancona-based shipyard is ready to build a new Made-in-Italy yacht. CRN, Shipyard specialized in steel and aluminum Superyacht construction measuring between 50 and 90 metres in length, has signed a new contract for the construction of a 50 m Superconero.

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BMW becomes Global Partner of the 35th America’s Cup

BMW will be on board the 35th America’s Cup as Global Partner of the America’s Cup Event Authority (ACEA), the event organizer. This move takes the premium automobile manufacturer’s involvement as a partner of global competitive sailing to a new level.

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ΜΟΝDOMARIΝE M40 Explorer keel laying

The first steel plates have been assembled under the shipyard management and Sergio Cutolo’s surveillance. Sergio Cutolo of HydroTec is in charge of the project for what concerns the development of the architecture and the exterior design.

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Franck Cammas and Julbo looking for a teammate for an extraordinary adventure to Cape Horn

Every year, Julbo offers one of his athletes the chance to realise a dream with a unique sporting feat. This year it is the turn of Franck Cammas. What challenge has the most successful French sailor chosen? How will the amateur crew who will accompany him be selected? Here are the answers to some key points.

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Otam 80 ht 25m at Cannes Yachting Festival 2015

OTAM – with 60 years of success in power-boating - was determined to keep the performance aspect but wanted to tame the power and add considerable luxury.

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470 Men and Women Open European and European Podiums Decided

Greece’s Panagiotis Mantis/Pavlis Kagialis finished in 4th overall and sealed the European Championship silver medal. Jo Aleh/Polly Powrie (NZL) secured the 470 Women Open European Championship yesterday. Stuart McNay/David Hughes (USA) wrapped up the 470 Men Open title. 

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Lürssen presents Ester III at the Monaco Yacht Show 2015

At this year’s Monaco Yacht Show Lürssen is proud to present Ester III, a brand new 66 metre yacht. Ester III, delivered by Lürssen in autumn 2014, is a sleek, 66-metre yacht that combines a truly authentic classic interior and unusual deck layout with a unique, distinct and masculine external profile.

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Tankoa 69m Suerte launched world debut at Monaco Yacht Show 2015

Tankoa Yachts and Yacht-Ology, Michel Karsenti's company, are pleased to announce impeccable launch of project S693 that will be now known as “Suerte”. Built for one of Karsenti's loyal clients, construction of this first yacht of 69.30 meters has been carried out on schedule, notwithstanding the numerous upgrades decided by the client in conjunction with the shipyard. 

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Azimut | Benetti at Portofino for the 2015 Yachting Gala

The Azimut/Benetti Group 2015 Yachting Gala has just taken place in Portofino. This annual event is dedicated to enthusiasts of yachts designed and created by brand names belonging to the Azimut|Benetti Group who are world leaders in the sector and the only Group to be under full Italian control.

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CRN presents three international previews at The Monaco Yacht Show

CRN – The shipyard specialized in the construction of steel and aluminum pleasure vessels measuring between 50 and 90 meters in length – selects the most important showcase of the International Yachting to present in advance its latest creations.

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Groupama Team France Takes Up the Gauntlet of the 35th America's Cup

With two years until the 35th edition of the America’s Cup, Franck Cammas, Michel Desjoyeaux and Olivier de Kersauson have formalised the launch of Groupama Team France, the French bid to win the oldest sports trophy in the world.

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