The Group participates in the first edition of the Venice Boat Show with a fleet of 11 yachts, including two extraordinary premières
Venice, June 20th, 2019– After the magnificent celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Ferretti Yachts last year, Ferretti Group is back from June 18th to 23rd in Venice with an exceptional fleet of 11 magnificent yachts.
The Arsenal of Venice will be the stage for the presentation of two masterpieces of luxury yachting: the worldwide premièreCustom Line 106', ready for a sensational worldwide debut, and the EMEA première Riva 90' Argo, the last fantastic model of Riva flybridge range. Ferretti Group will dedicate two wonderful events to the debut of the new Custom Line 106’, one on June 19that Punta della Dogana, the other one on June 20th at the "Custom Line Art Gallery" within the famous art space Contini Gallery.
The premieres moored at the Arsenale will be joined by some of the Group's successful models, representing the Ferretti Yachts, Custom Line, Riva and Pershing brands:
•Ferretti Yachts 450 and Ferretti Yachts 850
•Custom Line Navetta 28
•Rivamare and 56 'Rivale for the Riva brand
•Pershing 5X, Pershing 70, Pershing 74 and Pershing 9X
"Venice has a sumptuous and challenging splendor and our wonderful boats are the piece which perfectly fitsthis unique scenario, the Arsenale incomparable architectural and natural setting. The appointment in the Lagoon is perfect also for our shipowners, many of whom are passionate art collectors, who will surely appreciate a new prestigious boat show that takes place simultaneously with the Biennale d’Arte Contemporanea. There is no other place in the world most suitable than Venice to host the nautical art and the innovative flair of Ferretti Group", commented Alberto Galassi, CEO of Ferretti Group. ”I take the opportunity to thank Luigi Brugnaro, the Mayor of Venice, the municipal administration and all those who believed, as we did, in this wonderful event, a unique opportunity to promote the Italian nautical excellence by attracting a qualified international audience".
Ferretti Group participates in the Venice Boat Show flanked by prestigious partners in the world of luxury.
La Scolca with an excellent selection of wines; Veuve Clicquot with a fine selection of champagne; MogiCaffè with its coffee blends; Jaguar Land Rover, Ferretti Group sponsor and supplier, together with Rent Village, of the entire automotive fleet of the Group, will bring to Venice its top range including the full-electric Jaguar I-PACE, awarded ‘World Car of the Year’, the elegant E-TYPE Zero Emission, the iconic 1961 model restored and then transformed by Jaguar Classic into one of the most beautiful electric cars ever made, the Range Rover Velar SV Autobiography with its refined 550 hp power and the Range Rover Sport HST, with all its electrifying efficiency.
The exclusive hotel The Gritti Palace - The Luxury Collectionwith special concierge services; Emirates Airlineswill present a demo of its cabin First Class Suite; Roda, official supplier of elegant outdoor furniture; Signorettowith its prestigious Murano glass chandeliers; Gruppo Giardini which will adorn Ferretti Group stand with plants and floral compositions; Videoworks, provider of TV and video systems; Frette, Redaelli andG&M,who sign respectively the furnishings of Navetta 28, Custom Line 106 ’and of the Ferretti Yachts models; Cipriani who will offer his famous signature cocktail Bellini to his guests; Marina Certosa and Venice Yacht Pier with their moorings; Viabizzunowith its lighting systems; Slam, official supplier of Ferretti Group's crew uniforms.
FERRETTI GROUP PREMIÈRES AT THE VENICE BOAT SHOW 2019:
CUSTOM LINE 106’ – WORLDWIDE PREMIÈRE Custom Line 106’ is the second member of the new planing range by Francesco Paszkowski Design developed in partnership with the Product Strategy Committee led by the engineer Piero Ferrari and the Ferretti Group Engineering Department. Made-to-measure masterpiece, it’s characterized by clean-cut lines and large spaces steeped in simple sophistication, offering unparalleled comfort for the owner. The design of the lines on the bottom and the hull helps it to replicate and build on the outstanding hydrodynamic performance of the latest models in the brand’s planing range.
RIVA 90’ ARGO – EMEA PREMIÈRE
90’ Argo is the latest fantastic Riva flybridge. With a length of 28.49 metres and a beam of 6.50 metres, the Riva 90’ Argo combines and enhances the strengths of its two Riva predecessors, the 100’ Corsaro and 110’ Dolcevita. Born from the partnership between Officina Italiana Design (the studio founded by designer Mauro Micheli together with Sergio Beretta) and the Ferretti Group’s Product Strategy Committee and Engineering Department, the new flybridge stands out for the exterior design; its large hull windows, the long, full-height glazed windows on the deck and the lateral structures with glass surfaces at the stern, which further enhance the aerodynamics of the profile.
Ferretti GroupFerretti Group is a world leader in the design, construction and sale of motor yachts and pleasure vessels, with a unique portfolio of prestigious and exclusive brands: Ferretti Yachts, Riva, Pershing, Itama, Mochi Craft, CRN, Custom Line and Wally. Led by Chairman Tan Xuguang and Chief Executive Officer Alberto Galassi, the Ferretti Group can boast modern facilities located across Italy that combine the efficiency of industrial production with typical world-class Italian craftsmanship - the heritage of Italy's centuries-old yachting tradition. Established in 1968, the Group is also present in the USA - via its subsidiary Ferretti Group America, which manages a network of points of sales and dealers specializing in the marketing and sale of the Group's brands throughout the North American market - and in Asia, through its subsidiary Ferretti Group Asia Pacific Ltd., based in Hong Kong, as well as several representative offices and sales centres in Shanghai and other locations in China. Moreover, a network of approximately 60 carefully selected dealers guarantees the Group’s presence in over 80 countries, thereby ensuring clients receive the very best assistance all over the world. The Ferretti Group has always been a leader in the leisure boating industry, thanks to steady product and process innovation and the constant search for cutting-edge technological solutions. The wide range of available boats - flybridge, runabout, open, coupé, lobster boats, maxi, and superyachts - is conceived by the Group's Product Strategy Committee, the Marketing department and the Engineering department, all fully committed to developing aesthetic and functionally innovative solutions while working in close cooperation with internationally renowned consulting boat designers. Ferretti Group motor yachts have always distinguished themselves in the international boating sector for their outstanding quality, impressive safety and excellent performance at sea, as well as for their exclusive design and timeless appeal. For further information: www.ferrettigroup.com