A new way of experiencing the sea: 3 engines for speeds up to 36 knots, carbon fibre structure, and surprising design details. The allure of its innovation is surpassed only by its beauty
Freedom of movement: there is nothing like the relaxation of life on board; and when the urge to explore strikes, with one simple gesture the Boat owner can haul in/launch the tender from the swimming platform and set out to explore the coast.
Space for relaxing: the large spaces in the VIP cabins are filled with natural light and air; the guests are provided with the extra comfort of roomy, full-height closets. Sporty elegance and the imprint of Made in Italy design in the guest cabins.
Style With a Capital S
The Azimut 55S shows that forward-looking design can help prove the old saw that good things come in threes.
Azimut’s styling is unmistakable. And it is delivered with such confidence and panache, especially in the S-class range. Look at those angles, the bold, reflective window shapes, that steely “Miami Silver” hull paint. And the bow, snub-nosed in profile, an axe-blade edge—no one else would risk something like that. Even the detailing seems daring. The cool-looking carbon-and-steel grille on the stem, so cleverly reminiscent of a classic Alfa Romeo, is designed, apparently, to protect the boat’s gelcoat from the anchor. It’s such a stand-out feature though, that if it was my boat I’d probably be more worried about damaging the grille. Read more…..
Azimut 55S: Driven to Perfection
No one can ever accuse the Azimut Benetti Group of resting on its laurels. Ranked among the legendary Italian builders, the yard has created some of the most striking designs on the water since it was founded by Paolo Vitelli in 1969. Now one of the company’s latest designs–the Azimut 55S–is drawing global attention and some high-profile praise. This new addition to the builder’s S Collection of sport yachts took two honors at the Festival de la Plaisance in Cannes this past September, the 2012 Most Innovative Yacht award and the Best Layout and Interior design award. Because it puts a fresh spin on the a mid-sized performance cruiser, it could become the blueprint from which future boats are made. Read more…..
Call 5 Star Motor Cruisers, exclusive dealer for Azimut Yachts in Australia. For further details on the Azimut 55S please call +61 2 9518 7777