“Small” Superyacht World Premieres at Cannes Yachting Festival

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 Continue reading


Navetta 42 Newly Launched by Custom Line

The biggest Navetta megayacht to date from Custom Line is floating on her lines today. The 138-foot (42-meter) Navetta 42 extends the Italian yard’s series of semi-displacement, long-range motoryachts. She also extends its yacht volumes into the 300-gross-ton realm. As with the smaller sisters, ranging from the Navetta 28 to the Navetta 37, all design Continue reading


“Asymmetrical” Sanlorenzo SL102 to Cruise Come September

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 Continue reading