While many choose to charter a luxury superyacht for a charter vacation are happy to relax on the aft deck enjoying a brunch, or even sunbath on the top deck while cruising to the destination, there are some who have a need for speed. If exhilarating speeds are on the top of your must haves, you should check out the top ten fastest superyachts for charter below.
Making a huge impression on this list is the Italian yacht builder Pershing, who built 5 out of the top ten in our list; other yachts builders include Zen, Baia, Canados, Alalunga and Azimut.
Although the yachts below are indeed able attain these incredible speeds it is not likely that they regularly cruise at those speeds, choosing instead a more economical lower speed. Some of the yachts would burn in excess of 1000 litres per hour in fuel at their top speed which clearly is not sustainable!
MISTRAL 55 comes in at number one on our list able to achieve an incredible speed on 55 knots. The MISTRAL 55 yacht is also the largest yacht on or top ten fastest charter yachts, as the rest of fastest in our list are smaller, more agile vessels under 30m.
Motor yacht MISTRAL 55 – 35.37m (116′ )
The performance motor yacht MISTRAL is a striking example of Pershing yachts craftsmanship measuring35.37 (116ft). Built in 2005 and refitted in 2011. MISTRAL 55 has a sporty a streamlined silver hull with sleek lines and is an exhilarating yacht. While underway she is powered by 2 MTU 3700HP engines capable of cruising with ease at 46 knots, the yacht also has a gas turbine enabling an incredible speed of 55 knots.
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