Heralding a new focus on the environment in the post-Covid world, a young German brand is launching an advanced range of sustainable catamarans and yachts. Founded in early 2020, Alva Yachts has announced their Eco Cruiser 50: it is their first monohull electric Yacht, powered by electric motors, with solar panels and hydrogen fuel cells for totally clean navigation, the 50 represents the founder’s ethos of sustainability at the heart of its yachts. The WSB team take a closer look at this inspiring new brand Alva Yachts.
Pearl Yachts’ flagship model, the Pearl 95, will make its North American debut at FLIBS 2020. She was displayed alongside her smaller sister, the Pearl 80. Both stunning motor yachts feature exterior design by the renowned Bill Dixon and luxurious interiors from the award-winning Kelly Hoppen.
Azimut Yachts has chosen the Genoa International Boat Show for the world premiere of the new Magellano 25 Metri, boasting interiors by the world-famous architect and artist Vincenzo De Cotiis and exteriors by renowned yacht designer Ken Freivokh. The 25 metri is celebrated in Gabriele Muccino’s newest short film “Open your eyes” and is set to be one of the top attractions when the doors open in Genoa on the 1st of October.
Cranchi Yachts has revealed an exciting pair of yachts to arrive in 2020. The A42 Luxury Tender and the Sessantasette flybridge yacht. The A42 Luxury Tender exalts the fundamental principle of walk-arounds: total freedom of movement without obstacles around the central elements of the cockpit which for this yacht is the large aft sundeck and the sporty pilot console with triple seat in the centre of the boat. Whether you use it for a transfer, a day trip or for a longer cruise, this freedom of movement offers practicality, comfort and a sense of pleasure. Aesthetic qualities are confirmed by the design choices that favour soft lines and draw large surfaces and generous dimensions.
Beneteau has launched their Antares 11 Flybridge following on from the launch of the “coupé” version last December. The Flybridge blends seamlessly into a balanced and robust profile of the Antares 11 coupe, however, the Flybridge offers even greater comfort on board and enhanced thrills of coastal cruising. The Antares 11 Flybridge version will be on show this autumn at select locations.
Evo Yachts has raised the curtain on a new and exclusive model. By Valerio Rivellini, Evo T2 is a seven-meter boat with an appealing design, created as a superyacht tender but also as a perfect day boat. The end result is a unique craft, offering the comfort and amenities of a sports day cruiser in a seven-meter tender. The Evo T2 has a balanced blend of functionality, comfort, luxury and design, resulting in a means of transport for the crew as well as an elegant and entertaining motorboat for day trips.
A breathtaking new Ferretti Yachts 100ft flagship has been commissioned, taking the company into uncharted waters but certainly not unfamiliar for the Ferretti Group of brands. Backed by a mass of shipbuilding experience the Ferretti Yachts 1000, will reshape the Ferretti Yachts brand image with a new segment of the market. It features new patented exterior technology and chic customisable Italian mood interiors. Owners and their guests can enjoy complete privacy and make the most of the exterior thanks to an extremely innovative aft beach area and a spacious flybridge that is connected directly to the forward section. The WSB take a closer look at this range-topping flagship from Ferretti Yachts.
Filippetti Yachts latest all-new Sport 55 is the smallest of the sport range line up but certainly packs a punch. Featuring neo-classical lines, the S55 combines elegant innovative styling and strong design cues from its larger siblings. Centrostile design has managed to produce a convertible space that, when closed, allows huge amounts of natural light creating a vast like airy interior space, however, when open, simply invites the sea in to create that penthouse on the ocean feel. Let’s take a closer looks at this new Italian arrival and see what’s on offer.