22 February 2018
As well as providing the backdrop for three exclusive American debuts of Riva 56’ Rivale, Ferretti Yachts 920 and Custom Line Navetta 33, the Ferretti Group unveiled three new projects for the 2018 yachting season at the Miami Yacht Show.
Promising beauty, design and top performance, their names are Riva 66’ Ribelle, Custom Line 106’ and Pershing 170.
They were presented to journalists and the trades during the Ferretti Group press conference at the Miami Yacht Show, arousing both interest and curiosity, as well as beginning the countdown until their debut.
Ferretti Group have now launched 25 new models over the last three years.
Miami and the US market as a whole, where strong growth and and a strong interest in the boating lifestyle make this a strategic area for the Group, demonstrated by its Fort Lauderdale headquarters, which manages brand sales and marketing throughout the region.
The projects announced at this year’s Miami Yacht Show:
Riva 66’ Ribelle
66’ Ribelle is the new model in the Riva fleet and will be making its debut in 2018. A product of collaboration between Officina Italiana Design, the Strategic Product Committee and Ferretti Group Engineering Department, it will be built at the storied Sarnico shipyard.
Custom Line 106’
Custom Line 106’ is the latest in the planing series. Following suite with the Custom Line 120’, it is the second model designed by Milan-based naval architect Francesco Paszkowski, working in close collaboration with the Strategic Product Committee and Ferretti Group Engineering Department. According to Ferretti, Custom Line 106’ is the result of a creative Italian approach that transfers the languages and styles expressed by eclectic and complementary design universes to the maritime environment.
Pershing 170 will be the brand’s new, high performance flagship and is the result of collaboration between architect Fulvio De Simoni, the Strategic Product Committee and Ferretti Group Engineering Department. The new 170-footer will be built at the Group’s Ancona production facilities, which specializes in the construction of steel and aluminum super and mega yachts over 40 metres. Ferretti claim the construction of this new flagship projects Pershing into the new era of cutting edge design and construction introduced with the Pershing 140.