The World’s Most Expensive Superyachts—Maybe

More than 100 megayachts representing billions of dollars will be on display at the Monaco Yacht Show next week. None, however, will be the world’s priciest. So says Wealth-X, which has released a top 10 list of what it says are the world’s most expensive superyachts. Wealth-X specializes in collecting data on … [Continue Reading]

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YachtAid Global Providing Hurricane Odile Assistance

What Hurricane Odile destroyed in Mexico, YachtAid Global’ s striving to help replace. The non-profit aid organization already has one megayacht en route to the region to produce potable water. YachtAid Global is seeking more yachts, plus donations of much-needed supplies. Hurricane Odile made a direct hit on Cabo San … [Continue Reading]

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Cheoy Lee Alpha 111 and Explorer 150: New Models

Cheoy Lee is adding both sporty and stalwart-looking megayachts to its lineup. They are, respectively, the Alpha 111 and Explorer 150. Despite their contrasting styling, both new models are designed by Overing Yacht Design, marking a first-time collaboration with the Chinese shipyard. But-Yang Lo (“B.Y.” for short), … [Continue Reading]

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Tomorrow, Concept From Pride Mega Yachts

Following the sale of Illusion, Pride Mega Yachts believes it can remain competitive in the upper end of the megayacht market. In that spirit, it’s revealing a glimpse of Tomorrow, a 328-foot-plus (100-meter-plus) concept. It’s truly just a glimpse: The partial side view above is all that Pride Mega Yachts will show for … [Continue Reading]

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Holland Jachtbouw’s Rainbow II in Build

To the uninitiated, this photo may not look like much. To yacht watchers, it’s the exciting first step of many more to come. It’s the keel laying for Rainbow II, a replica of a famous schooner, to be launched in 2016 by Holland Jachtbouw. The keel laying took place in early August, at Made Shipyard in The Netherlands. … [Continue Reading]

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