FrontRunners: Growth Spurt

    This fall—just six months after launching its first boat, a 42-foot weekend cruiser—Wider Yachts introduced plans for the much larger Wider 150 (www.wider-yachts.com). The yacht will draw power from a hybrid propulsion system and will store a 33-foot Wider-built tender in the aft garage. The tender’s parking spot will double as a saltwater swimming pool, or the space can be covered and used as a belowdecks dance floor. Wider, whose president, Tilli Antonelli, founded the Pershing yacht brand in the 1980s, is now taking orders for the roughly $25 million vessel; first deliveries are scheduled for 2014.

    Waterproof Expeditions and U-Boat Worx have a new pilot project in the Mediterranean...
    The seemingly outlandish design is actually being built…
    Features include a 25-foot-long swimming pool and a massive saloon with 20-foot-high ceilings…
    The $1.2 million offshore powerboat can reach a top speed of 135 mph…
    The event saw several debuts from top yacht builders, including Azimut, Riva, Ferretti, and more…
    The 278-foot yacht features a full-size pool, an outdoor cinema, and enough stowage for a seaplane…
    The 125-foot yacht is the most environmentally friendly in its class...
    Beautiful, hand-finished wood detailing is found throughout the 147-foot megayacht…
    Photo by Marc Paris
    A song provides the spark for a Baglietto-built superyacht’s crisp and polished interior design...
    The 164-foot yacht has a sky lounge and a 1,000-square-foot owner’s suite…
    Waterproof Expeditions and U-Boat Worx have a new pilot project in the Mediterranean...
    The seemingly outlandish design is actually being built…
    Features include a 25-foot-long swimming pool and a massive saloon with 20-foot-high ceilings…
    The $1.2 million offshore powerboat can reach a top speed of 135 mph…
    The event saw several debuts from top yacht builders, including Azimut, Riva, Ferretti, and more…
    The 278-foot yacht features a full-size pool, an outdoor cinema, and enough stowage for a seaplane…
    The 125-foot yacht is the most environmentally friendly in its class...
    Beautiful, hand-finished wood detailing is found throughout the 147-foot megayacht…
    Photo by Marc Paris
    A song provides the spark for a Baglietto-built superyacht’s crisp and polished interior design...
    The 164-foot yacht has a sky lounge and a 1,000-square-foot owner’s suite…