$60m Eco-friendly Superyacht Gets Renovated in NZ

The Ethereal is being renovated at the Orams marina in Westhaven, Auckland. Owned by American couple Bill and Shannon Joy, it cost them more than $60 million. In 2009, the sailboat was custom-built according to its Eco-minded owners. Continue reading

Mercedes Hits Water with Granturismo Luxury Yacht

Video Updated July 2016

Ahead of the Paris Motor Show to debut the electric version of the B-class, Mercedes Benz gears up to unveil its luxury yacht concept. Subsequent to the first appearance of Granturismo at the Monaco Yacht Show, the German auto giant looks forward to conquering water together with land and air. Continue reading

Luxury motor yacht Azimut Grande 140

The largest model of Azimut Grande 140, built by the Azimut-Benetti Group was unveiled at the Cannes Boat Show this year. The interior concept of the yacht was designed by the firm Redman-Whitley-Dixon while Stefano Righini designed the exterior of the yacht. Continue reading

Paul Allen’s 199-foot Motor Yacht Moored in Monterey Harbour


Monterey Harbour. Credit: Ian McWilliams / CC BY 2.0

Since Monday (10 September 2012), Microsoft co-founder – Paul Allen’s 199-foot motor yacht Medusa has been moored in Monterey Harbour. Manager of Monterey Bay Boat Works, Diane Colwell said that the yacht is likely to stay in the port until next week. Continue reading

Island Packet Yachts Unveils a 40-foot Sailboat

Island Packet Yachts reveals its new performance cruising sailboats under the name Blue Jacket Yachts. The first sailboat in this series is the Blue Jacket 40 designed by Island Packet CEO and chief designer Bob Johnson along with former Tartan and C&C president and chief designer Tim Jacket.

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