Volvo has released a video offering a preview of its new flagship product, the X47 Express Cruiser, a vessel of 47 feet which will act as the cruiser VIP official 36e America’s Cup presented by Prada.
The latest video sheds light on the cooperation between Volvo and the Italian manufacturer of luxury yachts Azimut. While Yanmar enters its second century of business, the company is looking for a partner who shares its values of technology, innovation and enthusiasm to the creation of its flagship product for next generation.
” We needed a partner who has this connection with the international fantastic “, said Ken Okuyama, director of Yanmar Holdings. ” With the technology and the direction of the technical design, Yanmar and Azimuth work perfectly together. “
Marco Valle, CEO of Azimut Yachts, has echoed the sentiments of Ken Okuyama, emphasizing the value brought by Azimut for the project :” Azimuth has been chosen for its innovation and for its quality. “
With the global launch of the X47 Express Cruiser with Volvo penta scheduled for the beginning of the month of December 2019, all eyes are now turning to the beautiful site of Albany in the Bahamas, which will host the launch.
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Translation of the press release : By Joani Hotte-Jean.