Nordhavn 80 Looks to Europe, to Vripack, for Inspiration

Over the past two decades, Nordhavn has welcomed more than 500 boat and yacht owners into its fold. From the smallest Nordhavn to the biggest, the 120, they all have one thing in common. They’re serious bluewater cruisers, some of whom have crisscrossed the Atlantic. The storied expedition-yacht brand has teamed with Vripack, the design Continue reading

GTT 115 Hybrid: Sunday Superyacht Video

At one point in this video, you’ll see “1 of 7” on this yacht’s transom. She is the first of a limited-edition series from Dynamiq and Studio F.A. Porsche, the GTT 115. Yes, that Porsche. Also yes, the superyacht shows off plenty of car-inspired design features. They include the famous, even iconic Pepita-patterned fabric found on Continue reading

Maharani Smashes Modern Assumptions About Megayachts

“If our industry is to attract new, younger owners, then we have to improve the owner experience without having to build a larger, more expensive yacht.” So says Barin Cardenas, founder of The New Yachts Company, which has created a design, Maharani, to prove it. In fact, in conjunction with Vripack, Vripack this pre-engineered design Continue reading