New-build Amels 177 superyacht sold by YPI
by Malcolm MacLean
A call to Mike Rich at Yachting Partners International brings confirmation that he acted for the buyer in the recent in-house sale of a 54.3m Amels 177 new-build motor yacht Hull 458, with Will Allen representing a private client.
With delivery anticipated in April 2011, her exterior design is by Tim Heywood, while her interior, by Laura Sessa, accommodates 12 guests in six staterooms: a master suite plus three double and two twin cabins along with a crew of 13
A particular feature is this superyacht's 19 metre sundeck with a very large hot tub plus a separate bar and areas for dining and relaxation as well as an entertainment centre in the mast arch. Twin MTU 2000 M70 engines give the Amels 177 a cruising speed of 13 knots and a range of 4,500 nautical miles.