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Simrad & Plastic Odyssey

Plastic Odyssey research vessel © Simrad

Plastic Odyssey research vessel re-fitted with Simrad electronics before global expedition begins Simrad Yachting has outfitted the bridge of the Plastic Odyssey research vessel as part of a 4-year partnership supporting Plastic Odyssey’s expedition around the globe to tackle the ...

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Sunreef 80 Eco

Sunreef 80 Eco ©Sunreef Yachts

Sunreef Yachts proudly reveals the first pictures of the solar-electric Sunreef 80 Eco under navigation in Dubai. The luxury catamaran is a fully-autonomous craft using revolutionary green tech for fuel-free cruising in total silence and luxury. With her ultralight composite-integrated solar panels ...

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New Beneteau Oceanis Yacht 60

Oceanis Yacht 60 - photo © Beneteau

The new Oceanis Yacht 60 flagship – Elegance redefined What makes a sailing vessel a yacht? “The attention paid to each detail and the remarkable result of it all” says Damien Jacob, Sailboat Product Director with Groupe Beneteau. So the ...

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Outboard diesel OXE300


The OXE300 provides significantly more torque and reduced emissions, fuel consumption and operational costs compared to gasoline-fueled outboards. OXE300 consumes up to 46% less fuel compared to a 300hp gasoline outboard. Carbon dioxide is reduced by more than 35% (when ...

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Trimaran Hanstaiger X1

Hanstaiger X1

Sam Fortescue speaks to the owner of the unique and stunning Hanstaiger X1, almost certainly the world’s most radical cruising trimaran inside and out. Only three of these unique designs will ever be built Imagine a boat that combines the ...

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Mastervolt new MLI Ultra 1250 Battery

All-new MLI Ultra 1250 Battery - photo © Mastervolt

Mastervolt, part of Advanced Systems Group (ASG), announced the introduction of the new MLI Ultra 1250, the most compact battery in Mastervolt’s range offering five times more energy storage and 70 percent more space and weight savings compared to traditional ...

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Elan GT6 Wins Best Boats 2022


This 49-foot luxury performance cruising sailboat convinces US judges in a cutthroat competition with its build quality, sailing characteristics and good looks. The Elan GT6, a 49 foot luxury performance cruiser sailing yacht, has received one of the most sought-after awards in the ...

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New Catamaran Exces 14

Excess 14 - photo © Excess Catamarans

The Excess 14 is the pure incarnation of the Excess DNA. It is the result of a dedicated design work and an industrial execution, unique to the brand. It is a cruising yacht that is both fun and playful, with ...

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Boot Düsseldorf 2022 canceled

Boot Dusseldorf©hanseyachtsag

Boot Düsseldorf 2022 canceled Due to the spread of the Omicron virus variant, further restrictions have been in place in Germany since 28 December, including on events. Following the meeting of the Minister Presidents of the federal states on the ...

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New Oyster 495

Oyster 495 under sail - photo © Oyster Yachts

When the first Oyster 495 hits the water in early 2022, it’ll be sporting a Seldén carbon furling mast with new push button sailing technology developed specifically for this new model, the likes of which has not been seen to ...

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