Palmer Johnson motor yacht Ascari 1 for sale
by Malcolm Maclean
The 36.58 metre motor yacht Ascari 1 has been listed for sale by Andy Haffenden at Aquazeal.
Built in aluminium and GRP by US yard Palmer Johnson, Ascari 1 was delivered in 2003 and had an extensive refit in 2016/2017. Designed inside and out by Nuvolari Lenard, with naval architecture by the yard, she has a striking profile of aggressive lines that give her a muscular presence in the water.
She accommodates up to 10 guests in four suites, all located on the lower deck. The full beam master suite sits forward, boasting a study, a private lounge and his and hers en suite bathrooms with steam room. All guest cabins have entertainment centres, television screens and en suite bathroom facilities while crew quarters sleep up to five members of staff aboard this yacht for sale.
With a focus on form following function, the vast open spaces include a generous saloon and dining space for 10 guests. These areas work together to create a natural flow from one area to the next. The aft deck offers a dining table for 10 to12 guests and and there is a full cover Bimini sun shade for respite from the heat.
Her top speed is 28 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 900 nautical miles at 22 knots courtesy of two 2,2850hp MTU 396 diesel engines.
Ascari 1 is asking €5,200,000.