While Sanlorenzo is only just publicly announcing its latest SX series model, already eight customers have commissioned the first several hulls. Meet the Sanlorenzo SX76, bringing the advantages of the crossover series’ larger sister to the entry-level megayacht customer. Sanlorenzo initiated the series with the SX88, which brings new thinking to the motoryacht market. While
Holiday makers and residents alike in Spain may catch a glimpse of Balance before summer’s end. The newest Sanlorenzo SL78 should be in her Spanish owner’s hands shortly. In fact, Balance will call Mallorca home. Coincidentally, that’s the same home port for yet another SL78 an owner takes delivery of this season. Respectively, they are the
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
Sanlorenzo’s expansion into explorer-style superyachts marked an important step this month. With 11 sales of this type on its books, it handed over KD (below), a 52 Steel, as well as a still-confidential 460Exp (above). The Italian yacht builder introduced the 52 Steel series just a few years ago. In fact, the first delivery was
Some yacht launches see christenings blessed by priests. At Sanlorenzo over the weekend, the owner of hull number one of the Sanlorenzo 500Exp chose a Buddhist ceremony to usher her into the water. Of course, he and his wife also kept with another tradition, breaking a bottle of champagne across her bow, as seen above.
A year after hinting she was on the drawing boards, Sanlorenzo is finally disclosing details about what it trumpets as an asymmetrical yacht. She’s the Sanlorenzo SL102, whose purposely mismatched side decks take a few glances to discern. More important to the shipyard, the asymmetry serves a space-maximizing purpose. In combination with car designer Chris