icon_arrow_down icon_arrow_left icon_arrow_left_large icon_arrow_right icon_arrow_right_large icon_arrow_up icon_back icon_bullet_arrow icon_bullet_dot icon_call icon_close icon_close_large icon_compare icon_facebook icon_favourite icon_googleplus icon_grid_off icon_grid_on icon_information icon_instagram icon_login icon_mail icon_menu icon_message icon_minus icon_pinterest icon_plus icon_quote_end icon_quote_start icon_radio_on icon_refresh icon_search icon_share icon_star icon_tick_on icon_twitter icon_video_play icon_youtube

Subscribe to our mailing list

Newsletter Preferences

Choose one or more newsletters
No, thanks

First Canados 888 Evo yacht under construction

Italian yard Canados has opened up about its forthcoming Canados 888 Evo yacht, which is due to get a public debut at next month’s Cannes Yachting Festival.

Currently under construction in Ostia, this 27.02 metre in-house design is the successor to the popular Canados 86, which has spawned 46 hulls to date. Comprised of an Aramat/Kevlar hull and superstructure, vital statistics include a 6.4 metre beam and a maximum draught of two metres.

The key upgrades to note are the redesigned portholes, floor-to-ceiling windows, foredeck lounge and aft-facing cockpit sofa, which offers great views out to sea due to the low-profile transom.

The yard stresses that clients will be able to customise the interior to suit their wishes, with a wide range of wood, marble and Poltrona Frau leather available to choose from.

Hull number one is taking shape at the yard and features white china lacquer, Strato Olympico marble, high-gloss ebony and American walnut woodwork. Accommodation is for eight guests and three crew.

Other standout features include a four-metre tender garage, a hardtop bimini and a Seakeeper gyroscopic stabiliser system, which promises a smooth cruising experience.

Power comes from a pair of Caterpillar C32 ACERT engines that will allow for a top speed of 32 knots and a cruising range of 380 nautical miles at 28 knots, drawing on a total fuel capacity of 9,000 litres.

Other superyacht projects currently under development at the Italian yard include the first Canados 808 Maximus, which is also to be revealed at Cannes 2017.

Loading content...