As the flagship of Extra Yachts, the Extra 130 Alloy series underscores the brand’s emphasis on offering the most volume available in a variety of different lengths. It’s a concept whose time has finally come. Just a few years ago, the yachting industry was hard pressed to get customers to understand that volume, not LOA,
Sixty years ago, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) was a mere fraction of what it is today. It covered just one site, in fact, and featured a few dozen boats. By contrast, from October 30 to November 3, FLIBS spreads over seven locations. In addition, it has six miles of floating docks. Many
The launch of a new megayacht is a source of pride for her builder. But, the launch of L.A.U.L., which took place yesterday, is a special source of pride for Giuseppe Palumbo. The managing director of Palumbo Superyachts, Extra Yachts’ parent company, notes that she’s the third Extra launch of the year. Plus, she’s hull
If you like going fast, you’ll get with the Extra 86 Fast. She pledges a thrill ride upwards of 30 knots at maximum speed. Simultaneously, she has extra-beamy spaces, fitting for a brand named Extra Yachts. We’re giving you the first look inside before she makes her global debut at this month’s Cannes Yachting Festival.
The semi-displacement, extra-open Extra Yachts lineup is growing. Hull number one of the Extra 93 series slipped into the water this week. Made for a party of 10, she brings a stronger sense of volume to the sub-100-foot megayacht market. Initially, Extra Yachts was a series under ISA Yachts. However, Palumbo Superyachts, the parent company,
Forty-two days remain until the annual Cannes Yachting Festival. While not exclusively a superyacht show, it does showcase a healthy number of new and brokerage yachts to 180 feet (55 meters). This “smaller” emphasis makes the Cannes Yachting Festival ideal for seeing global premieres that might otherwise get lost in the sea of super-size superyachts