Arcadia Sherpa XL, an evolving species
With the Arcadia Sherpa XL, Arcadia the italian shipyard evolves  concept of the “pocket megayacht” onto a larger scale, further enhancing some of the design elements typical of the range and introducing new ones at the same time. The design is by the Hot Lab studio from Milan by Massimo Longoni The construction of the Sherpa XLhas... Read more
Heron 56, comfortable and efficient
Heron 56, with its unusual lines, is the first motoryacht to be produced by the shipyard founded by Roberto Bello. Our trial showed off excellent sailing capabilities with limited consumption. With two Volvo Penta IPS 600 engines our speed exceeded 26 knots by Angelo Colombo – photo by Andrea... Read more
Princess F55: elegant, for travelling anywhere
As well as being very spacious inside, Princess F55  also handles well and offers absolute comfort, even in challenging weather conditions. The stylish interiors are somewhat Italian in appearance by Luca Sordelli – photo by Andrea Muscatello It seemed to be waiting for me. It arrived promptly, having just... Read more
Swift Trawler 35, a winning approach
The Bénéteau Swift Trawler 35 has a lot of room, handles easily and carries an inviting price tag. The new trawler from Bénéteau fits into the brand’s approach to design, which once again proves to be successful  by Luca Sordelli, photo by Jerome Kelagopian The formula works, and very well too.... Read more
Pursuit S 328 Sport, the beauty of a hull 
Pursuit S 328 Sport: 100% American style for a center console conceived for recreational fishing, which nonetheless does not disdain cruising. An outstanding match with the 300 hp Yamaha V6 by Luca Sordelli Some days are just lucky – when everything seems to go smoothly. That’s what it was... Read more
Princess V65, perfectly british
With a sporty look, she is extremely comfortable to spend time in: the Princess V65 is a further step forward for the Plymouth yard in updating its range, while staying true to its well-established ability to make efficient hulls  by Luca Sordelli – photo by Quin Bisset It is like... Read more
Moonride 43 Runabout, a voice out of the chorus
A daysailer with classic lines and excellent waterline design: Moonride 43 Runabout is a project by Leopoldo Rodriquez, sold by Gianluca Canale’s Oceanis Yachts  by Luca Sordelli – photo by Andrea Muscatello It’s hard not to notice it when you come across it at the quayside. It’s long and... Read more
Frauscher 858 Fantom Air, incredible agility
Flying but well settled on the water:  Frauscher 858 Fantom Air, the latest model from the Austrian yard once again measures up to expectations showing stability, handling and performance by Niccolò Volpati, photo by Arts-Unlimited GmbH and Kerstin Zillmer It’s what you expect, but despite that it manages to... Read more
Coastal 10m, a boat built with passion
We tested the Coastal 10M, equipped with two Suzuki outboard engines of 300 horse power each, in the Bay of Naples one afternoon with a reasonably calm sea and a light wind by Angelo Colombo, photo by Andrea Muscatello The Coastal 10M is a boat designed to be a... Read more
Arkos 21 and Suzuki BF 100B, a perfect balance
 We tried the Arkos 21 with two different Suzuki engines, producing 100 and 200 horsepower. It was also a good opportunity to try out the Navico electronics installed  on board  by Francesco Popia Our attention was focused on the model powered with one 100 horsepower outboard engine, which turned out... Read more