The new Chaparral 330 Signature had been on the cards for a while and the perfect plan for continued growth from the American boat builder. Spurred on by the phenomenal success of last year’s 310 Signature, Chaparral took an award winning design and simply made everything bigger and better with the launch of its new 330 Signature.
Princess Yachts International launched another two exciting new models to their V Class range of sports yachts at the London Boat Show, the V39 which marks a return to the sub 40-foot market for the brand (see our separate review Princess V39) and the new V57. Elegant, exhilarating and incredibly spacious, the new V57 is set to be the ultimate sports yacht for versatility, fun and sociable cruising.
Sunseeker International will launch an exciting new addition to the Predator range, the new Sunseeker Predator 53 at the forthcoming 2012 Tullett Prebon London International Boat Show (6th-15th January). The world launch of this stunning new model will take place on Friday 6th January at 11.45am. The new Predator 53 may be the smallest in the Predator family; however she offers more interior space than most in her class whilst boasting a sharp, sporty and bold design.
The Azimut 40 Sports Cruiser is the entry model to the Flybridge collection and modelled after traditional flybridge motor-yachts: it is a great cruiser, with plenty of space inside and out, and comfort levels that reflect years of refinement. This line has been the focus of the Avigliana boatyard since the beginning, forming the basis for its considerable experience. Twelve metres, two cabins, two bathrooms, a lifting stern swimming platform (standard), and a huge fly: these are just some of the strong points of the newest member of Azimut’s flybridge range.
German boat build Bavaria has launched their newest accomplishment, the limited edition Sport 38 High Line. The sports cruiser offers a maximum amount of luxury and comfort for her size and comes in series with a silk-grey hull, giving the boat an even more elegant appearance. Premium materials are used throughout the cruiser and coupled with its sea going cruiser attributes, you have a perfect companion for summer cruising. Besides the new, exclusive features, Bavaria have announced that they will only produce 15 of the Sport 38 High Line edition making this an interesting collector cruiser.
Introducing the smallest of the Brazilian built Intermarine range, the all new Intermarine 42. Its been a very busy and aggressive year of growth for Intermarine and this looks to continue well into 2012. The 42 exterior was designed by the Miami and Viareggio based studio Luiz de Basto Designs, while the interior was projected by the interior designer Karol de Paula.
Ferretti Yachts, one of the icons of made in Italy luxury products worldwide and historic brand of the Ferretti Group presents the new Ferretti 690 project, yet another outstanding result of the working relationship between Studio Zuccon International Project, AYT – Advanced Yacht Technology, the Groups naval research and design centre of the Group, and the team of skilled architects and designers at Centro Stile Ferrettigroup, who continuously research aesthetic, functional and innovative solutions. The Ferretti 690, that will be presented during Spring 2012, is a further step forward of the Ferretti Yachts fleet, characterized by the new design of outer lines, which are now sportier, with a sleeker and more dynamic profile. The wider glazing makes exteriors lighter and provides an amazing quantity of natural light to interior spaces.
Polish boat builder Galeon has kindly given World Sports Boats the first exclusive pictures of their eagerly awaited Galeon 420 HTC. The world premier of this project is in 2 weeks time with the first off the production line hitting the water in the early part of 2012. The 420 Hard Top Coupe has fresh futuristic styling done by Tony Castro and shares its hull with the 400 Fly that was launch this year.