When a megayacht builder delivers its biggest-ever project, it’s noteworthy. More noteworthy, however, in the case of the Mangusta El Leon, is the broader concept that she represents. The 177-footer (54-meter) expands its reach into long-range displacement yachts that still stay true to the swift spirit of its long-popular maxi opens. Mangusta has delivered more
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.