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October 2014 Motoryacht Video: Feadship’s Como

At “just” 151’6” (46.22 meters), Como is one of the smaller yachts to emerge from Feadship in recent years. To equate her size with insignificance would be a mistake, though. Como is, from her whale-tail-shape mast to her racecar-inspired hull lines, a considerable example of custom yacht construction. Every styling detail is the result of […]

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Kometa, by Heesen Yachts: October 2014 Motoryacht Video

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In build at Heesen Yachts, Kometa is the largest yacht signed to date by the Dutch builder. LOA is nearly 230 feet (70 meters), but she’s more than just a mega-size megayacht. What makes Kometa impressive is her anticipated top speed of 30 knots. Furthermore, Kometa also promises 20 percent better fuel efficiency than yachts of […]

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VIDEO: BV80, Semi-Custom Megayacht by Blohm+Voss

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Blohm+Voss is stirring up interest in a new megayacht project, the BV80. The German builder is stirring interest in more than one way, too. It created a YouTube video to promote BV80—before a press release has been issued or notice has appeared on its own website. Engineering for the hull and superstructure has also already […]

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Comanche, Jim Clark’s Blazing-Fast Racer

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  When word broke earlier this year of Hodgdon Yachts building a 100 Super Maxi for Jim Clark, yachting and racing fans alike went nuts. This 100-foot (30.5-meter) pre-preg yacht, to be called Comanche, is now a few weeks from launch at Hodgdon Yachts. The Maine-based builder is widely known for its expertise in cold-molded […]

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Polaris, by Rossinavi: VIDEO

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  Delivered this past spring, Polaris may bear the same styling as previous Rossinavi projects, but she has a personality all her own. The 158’4” (48.29-meter) megayacht will showcase that personality at next month’s Monaco Yacht Show. However, you can get a sense of her style in this video. Polaris is a sistership of Param […]

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