Mangusta Motor Yacht Happy Sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 25.07 metre motor yacht Happy, listed for sale by Justin Sullivan at Allied Marine, has been sold with the buyer introduced by Alex Clarke at Denison Yachting.
Built in GRP by Italian yard Overmarine to a design by Andrea Bacigalupo, Happy was delivered in 2004 as a Mangusta 80 model. Accommodation is for six guests in three cabins consisting of a master suite, VIP suite and a twin, with quarters for two crew in a twin cabin.
A generous saloon has comfortable settees and armchairs, a bar and entertainment centre, while a dining area forward to starboard has seating for six guests and lockers storing glassware, china and silver.
The large sheltered aft deck has built in upholstered seating on each side with free standing tables for al fresco cocktails and dining. Port and starboard stairways lead down to a broad swim platform offering easy access to the water for guests and toys. Uninhibited sunbathing is available on the foredeck, outfitted with a large built in sun pad. Her top speed is 43 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 340 nautical miles at 25 knots with power coming from two 2,000hp MTU 16V2000M91 diesel engines.
Happy was asking $1,000,000.