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Solaris Power 55: Ferretti co-founder’s new project to launch at Cannes

Norberto Ferretti’s new project makes its international debut at the 2019 Cannes Yachting Festival with a great deal of expectation given his influence together with the striking lobster-boat design by Solent University naval architecture graduate Brunello Acampora. Available with 600hp or 725hp IPS engines the top speed is a claimed 35 knots and…

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Used Fairline Squadron 55: A real classic of the flybridge genre

A company very much on the front foot with its spanking new waterside factory and impressive looking new products in the pipeline, such as the Squadron 68 and F-Line 33, it’s easy to forget that Fairline went through some tough times in the early Noughties. Then owned by investment bank…

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VIDEO: Full-throttle test of the 60-knot Sunseeker Hawk 38

Alum Bay, Wednesday 5 June. A fresh Force 4 is blowing through the Solent from the south west, kicking up the usual messy chop. The Sunseeker Hawk 38 we’re in is lapping it up, skipping over the wave tops at 50 knots, the supercharged howl of the twin 400hp outboards…