Benetti motor yacht Event sold
by Malcolm MacLean
Built in GRP by Italian yard Benetti to a design by Stefano Righini, she was delivered in 2006 as one of the yard's tri-deck Tradition series. She features a luxurious interior by Francois Zuretti and Versace in black, cream and metallic hues with large windows emphasizing the sense of space throughout. Accommodation is for eight guests in a full width master suite, VIP suite and two twin cabins, all with full en suite facilities.
A large saloon has comfortable seating, a bar and entertainment centre while forward is an adjacent formal dining area with seating for eight guests. Outdoor entertainment and dining areas are plentiful on her voluminous decks, including her main deck which offers a large Jacuzzi with comfortable U-shaped seating. There is also a large sheltered aft deck with a dining table and seating for eight guests plus a freestanding bar and two bar stools. On the upper deck, there is more seating, sun pads, a bar and a grill, shaded by a Bimini top
In July 2011 she had a major refit in which the previous owner invested over €500,000, which also saw her equipped with new Naiad zero-speed stabilisers
Twin 1000hp Caterpillar engines give Event a cruising speed of 14 knots and a range of 2,100 nautical miles at 10 knots.
Lying in France,Event was asking €4 million.