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Sunseeker to unveil new models in virtual premiere

Sunseeker International has announced it will premiere five new models during a virtual global premiere. Sunseeker will present each of the new models over the next few weeks via a Livestream on the official Sunseeker YouTube channel and Facebook page, commencing with the Manhattan 55 and Predator 55 EVO on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 6 p.m. (UK BST).  During the online event, viewers will ...

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Sunseeker launches superyacht division

Andrea Frabetti, Sunseeker’s CEO recently announced the launch of Sunseeker’s Superyacht Division, a distinctive range of yachts from 101ft – 161ft. The builder said the new division allows clients to grow through the range of superyachts with greater flexibility of design and layouts, built in either composite or metal. The company says the new division, which was officially launched at the Monaco ...

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Williams Jet Tenders receives entrepreneur award

Williams Jet Tenders received the inaugural Sunseeker Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the British Marine awards. This award was created by Sunseeker International and British Marine to honor the late Robert Braithwaite, and recognize those exceptional companies that capture the entrepreneurial spirit of Robert and demonstrate true innovation and creativity. The prestigious award was presented by Sunseeker International’s dales ...

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Sunseeker unveils Hawk 38

After 24 months of development, 12 weeks in build and numerous hours of sea trials, Sunseeker has unveiled its new high-performance day boat – the Hawk 38. Returning to its performance roots and drawing on the company’s racing heritage, Sunseeker’s latest model delivers a top speed of up to 70 mph (62kts). The new day boat combines inflatable Hypalon 866 ...

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Sunseeker names new CEO

Sunseeker Internationa recently announced Andrea Frabetti, the company’s current chief technical officer, will take over as the new CEO with immediate effect following the resignation of Christian Marti. Frabetti will work closely with CFO Mike McMillan and COO Michael Straughan to form a new strategic committee that will focus on further developing the strategic framework for the business and driving ...

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Sunseeker Yachts mourns the loss of founder

Sunseeker Yachts announced this morning that its founder, Robert Braithwaite, passed away in the early hours. “Robert was not only the company’s founder, but the father of the ‘Sunseeker family’ here in Dorset, and worldwide through our dealers and clients. He will always live on as the driving force behind our success,” Sunseeker CEO Christian Marti said in a news ...

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Sunseeker announces new high-performance day boat

Sunseeker recently announced the forthcoming launch of a brand-new high-performance day boat – the Hawk 38. Drawing on the company’s racing heritage, the new high-performance model will be capable of  70 mph (62kts) ‘out of the box’ with standard twin Mercury R400 outboards mated to Mercury Racing Digital Zero Effort throttles. The hull has been optimized to take advantage of ...

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Sunseeker and Rolls-Royce to partner on hybrid yacht

British luxury yacht manufacturer Sunseeker International and Rolls-Royce have agreed to present the first yacht fitted with an MTU series production hybrid propulsion system in 2020. At Boot Düsseldorf from Jan. 19-27, Sunseeker and MTU will present the new hybrid propulsion system in hall 6 at booth B61. Sunseeker and MTU UK have had a successful working relationship for more ...

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Sunseeker International forecasts revenue, volume increases

Sunseeker International reported strong performance in 2017, with forecasted growth in revenue of 10 percent and 15 percent in volume compared to the previous year and a substantial improvement in profit for the overall year compared to 2016. Sunseeker said the figures are the result of a restructuring and refocusing of the business, together with investment across new product, improved ...

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Sunseeker announces partnership with The Blue Marine Foundation

Sunseeker International announced its new long-term partnership with Blue Marine Foundation, a charity dedicated to protecting the oceans for future generations to enjoy. BLUE is a U.K.-based charity established in 2010 by the team behind the film “The End of the Line,” which brought the world’s attention to the crisis of overfishing. The partnership with Sunseeker will increase awareness of ...

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