Motor yacht Told u So, a 145‘Benetti Vision designed by Molori Design that was seen as the star of the show at the 2011 World Yacht Trophies in Cannes, has set sail today to take part in the 2011 Monaco Yacht Show. Launched earlier this year in Viareggio, Italy, superyacht Told u So is a collaboration between the leading luxury lifestyle group Molori Design and renowned Italia yacht makers Benetti Yachts.
Having wowed the prestigious panel of experts in Cannes at the 2011 World Yacht Trophies who awarded M/Y Told u So the trophy for ‘Best Interior Design’, citing the incredible detail, sophistication and originality; Molori Design’s Told u So yacht aims to impress the expected 30,000 visitors to this year’s show in Monaco.
Upon receiving the award in Cannes, designer and founder of Molori Design Kirk Lazarus commented, “We believe Told u So represents the seamless integration of Molori Design’s hallmark use of cutting edge technology, superior standards of elegance and comfort with Benetti’s exceptional craftsmanship”.
Benetti Yacht Told u So’s design incorporates the highest quality wood, marble and fine fabrics from around the world in the 145ft super yacht’s five individually styled suites. “Our aim was to seamlessly fuse luxury, style and technology with inspirational, eclectic design touches,” said Lazarus.
Told u So will be in Monaco from 21st to 24th September. Private viewings are available via appointment. Interviews with Told u So creative visionary, designer and owner Kirk Lazarus are available on request. Please contact: Roman@molori.com
On close of the summer season, charter yacht Told u So will set sail to the Indian Ocean where the maritime home will grace the shores of the Maldives. Included with the charter will be exclusive use of a private island with white sand beaches and a sensational lagoon perfect for scuba diving and snorkeling; whilst on the island, guests will be treated to their own day spa and private chef with alfresco dining.
About Molori Design
Founded in 2007, Molori Design’s range of projects has included a safari lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa; private beaches in Cape Town and the Great Barrier Reef, Australia and the latest addition, a beach house in Santa Monica, California. The Molori portfolio has also expanded to a fleet that includes an Executive Boeing 727-200, two Gulfstream GII, a Learjet 25C, a Hawker 700 and a Bell 222 helicopter – all furnished and decorated according to the precise specifications of the owner Kirk Lazarus.
About Motor yacht Told u So
Length Overall: 145 Feet (45 meters) Beam: 29.5 Feet (8.96m) Draft: 9.2 Feet (2.8 m)
Gross Tonnage (ITC ’69): 456GT Net Tonnage (ITC ’69): 136GT Built: Benetti Vision; 2011, Viareggio,
Italy Engines: 2 x 1360hp CAT (C32 Acert) Cruising Speed: 14kn Guests: 10 Persons Crew: 12 Persons
Max Speed: 15kn Range at 12 knots: 4,000nm
Maori 50ft Tender Told u Twice with 2 350hp Cummins engines Novurania Chase 38 w/ twin Volvo D4 300HP DS DP Novurania Equator 540 w/ inboard Volvo D3-200 for water-ski and wakeboarding. 2 Sea Bob Caygo F7 2 Yamaha VXS 2011 Wave Runner 2 Kite Surfers, 2 Laird paddle boards, wakeboards, water skis, wake surf boards, tubes, floats & various water toys. Top-of-the-line fishing & deep sea fishing equipment Scuba equipment for 4
2 Zero speed stabilizers; plunge pool/Spa Pool on the sun deck; 6 person Spa Pool and sun deck outside of Owner’s suite; steam room in the owner’s suite; rain showers in all suites; iPad controlled; privacy curtains on the sun deck.
• Exterior – Sun Deck with plunge pool, BBQ and entertaining area
• Top Tier – Sky Lounge, indoor/outdoor dining area with retractable glass walls
• Tier Two – Main Salon, Owner’s Suite (Super King + Sleeper Sofa) with private Spa Pool for 6, sun deck and steam shower
• Tier One – Four Guest Suites, including The White Suite(King bed); Red Suite (King
Bed); Caramel Suite (King Bed + Single); Ivory Suite (2 Doubles + Single)
About the 21st Monaco Yacht Show
The 21st Monaco Yacht Show runs from Wednesday 21 to Saturday 24 September 2011 Under the High Patronage of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, the show presents the greatest showcase of luxury yachting in the world