The new entry-level Riva from the Ferretti Group has all the Italian glamour, style, and elegance that is associated with the brand. This new Riva has a fiberglass hull with mahogany decks, which gleam through 20 coats of varnish (10 sprayed, 10 brushed). The lines are soft and flowing; the workmanship is exquisite, and stopped our panel dead in their tracks. A single Yanmar drives this new beauty with the iconic name to a top speed of 41 knots.
When you think about your next boat, you should probably think about the big picture before you get too crazy. Like, where are you going to tie up your new boat? Sightlines columnist Michael Peters laments the latest trend in the real estate market.
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