Friends, I come to you with a heavy heart, for I am at a loss.
I’m shaken. I just got off the phone with my good friend Harry Criswell and he told me some very disturbing news.
When you want to sail your fancy yacht someplace far from home, but don’t feel like driving it yourself, you can put your boat on a bigger boat that’s basically a bus for boats. The scale of this logistical operation is insane.
What you’re looking at isn’t some craft plying the wastes of the outer planets. It isn’t a particularly confusing sculpture a billionaire has commissioned. What it is, rather, is a particularly confusing megayacht a billionaire has commissioned. Please welcome Sailing Yacht A.
Can you spot what’s wrong with this render?
The rich and famous have gathered in Monaco for the Grand Prix, and now you can vicariously live their life of luxury thanks to MarineTraffic.com. The website allows you to click on the individual yachts and see their names photos, port call history, and more.
Cars are huge now, so the market for smaller and smaller cars has exploded in recent years. But more and more people with checkbooks want nice stuff in these teeny cars, so that brought us to the flood of small premium cars. Now that philosophy is spreading to yachts with this Italian creation, the Jet Capsule.
This is the Strand Craft 122 Open, a proposed ultra-luxurious, high-speed 38 meter yacht. If you fork over the cash to buy one you get the matching stored-aboard 880HP, twin-turbocharged V12-powered coach-built super car thrown in for free.