Pershing

The Best of the 2013 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Boating and yachting enthusiasts from around the world descended on Fort Lauderdale last month for the 54th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, the largest in-water boat show in the world. This year’s show saw some 100,000 guests over five days, which is the highest turnout since 2006. More than 1,000 boats were on display across […]

Best of the Best 2012: Semicustom Megayachts: Pershing 108

Pershing, a Ferretti Group subsidiary, may have moved away from the fast-and-furious powerboat market when it introduced the Pershing 108 (+39.0721.956211, http://www.pershing-yacht.com) in July 2011, but it retained its appreciation for speed. The brand’s new semicustom model is powered by three efficient MTU engines, each paired with a surface propeller. This triple-engine arrangement, a first […]

Boating: Sea Change

The Pershing brand has been synonymous with high-performance sport yachts for more than 25 years. But with its 2011 model line, the Italian builder—a subsidiary of the yachting conglomerate Ferretti Group—is looking beyond its fast-and-furious past to a more refined future. The brand’s new semicustom flagship model, the Pershing 108, marks this shift toward efficiency […]

Peter K

With a reported top speed of 44 knots, this sexy Pershing 90 makes good on what the Pershing brand is known for: being fast and fabulous. One recent launch, Peter K, is available for charter. Inside Information: There’s a media room onboard in addition to the main saloon’s plasma screen TV.