The Pershing 108 motor yacht, the new Pershing flagship has been launched at Marina dei Cesari in Fano, Italy— one month after the launch of hull number 9 of the Pershing 115 motor yacht.
Pershing, a Ferretti Group brand is among the world’s leading manufacturers of high performance open motor yachts from 15 to 35 metres. The Pershing 108 motor yacht is designed by Fulvio De Simoni in collaboration with Ferretti’s Advanced Yacht Technology (AYT) division and the Centro Stile Ferrettigroup. The Pershing 108’ motor yacht’s design, elegance of the Made in Italy style, high-tech features on board and the advanced engines are the elements that contribute to make this yacht a forefront model in the nautical world.
Nada Serafini, Brand Manager of Pershing commented “We are enthusiastic about the launching of Pershing 108’. Only a few weeks after the launching of hull number 9 of Pershing 115’, we have successfully concluded the technical launching of the long-awaited new boat, destined to become the top model of the Pershing range, thanks to innovative engineering using three engines and the personalised interior design, which make this model an authentic setter of trends. Furthermore, the new launch highlights the vivacity of the brand and the strategic importance of the nautical pool at Fano.”
Pershing’s flagship, the Pershing 108’ motor yacht features a white pearl hull and is 32.90 m (108ft) long. The versatile layout offers 4 guest cabins and 3 crew cabins, with a choice of three different internal layouts for the owner’s suite.
The new Pershing 108’ motor yachts spacious upper sun deck is equipped with an innovative console, a large C-shaped sofa with a table which can be lowered to seat level, a bimini top, an ice box, a barbeque and a sink, making this an independent and functional area.
The Pershing 108’ motor yacht has been designed to meet the a variety of customers’ needs, facilitating the use of space, livability and privacy of life on board, such as the interesting solution which allows guests to easily access the bathroom from the cockpit.
The standard version of Pershing 108 yacht has three diesel 1940 KW MTU engines and three surface propellers, enabling it to reaches a maximum speed of 40.5 knots. With a single central operating engine, it is possible for the yacht to reach an autonomous speed of 11 knots per 1070 nautical miles.
Ahead of her launch, the Pershing 108 already won the prestigious award of the “Best Production Motor Yacht” (81 to 120 feet)” in the 2010 Asia Boating Awards in Hong Kong.