Imagine a Malibu beach house combined with a classic J Class sailing yacht, combined further with a sports car. As disparate as these three are, they were the inspirations for designer Alberto Mancini in creating the styling of the Azimut Grande S10. This 94-footer (28.72-meter) is the new flagship for the builder. In fact, the
Boat shows are more than an occasion to premiere models. They’re also when builders and designers unveil plans for upcoming projects. Azimut used last week’s Miami Yacht Show for both, including the announcement of the Azimut 76 Fly. She’s the largest of five new yachts in build for the brand. “Fly” signifies the Fly Collection,
She sports the distinctive wave-piercing bow pioneered by her big sister, the Azimut Grande 35 Metri, in 2017. However, the new Azimut Grande 32 Metri, revealed at last September’s Cannes Yachting Festival, has a personality all her own. A cutting-edge hull design by Pierluigi Ausonio combines a slippery and stable double-chine form with a wavepiercer.
The start of the annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is 21 days away. (If you’re really into countdowns, the show’s hompage has a digital clock ticking away the seconds, minutes, hours, etc.) Entering its 59th year, it’s long been the must-attend superyacht show stateside. Add in new VIP experiences, new international food vendors,
With two months to go before the annual Cannes Yachting Festival, buyers are already planning what yachts they want to see. The show, from September 11 to 16, regularly serves as the official debut for all sizes of yacht models. This, certainly, includes ones in the 80-foot-plus (24-meter-plus) range. In fact, the show is a favorite
While she formally premieres at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September, the Azimut Grande 32 Metri already promises to turn heads. She should do so for a few reasons. The interior (see sneak peek above) breaks from conventional yacht decor, for one. More important, the performance pledges swift speed hand in hand with fuel efficiency.