Who says you can’t go home again? Bill Barry-Cotter and his team certainly went back to their roots while developing the new Maritimo M58. A high-performance luxury motoryacht from Down Under, the Maritimo 58 is a serious offshore cruiser with a hand-laid, variable deadrise hull that produces a soft ride, 25-knot cruising speed, and long-range fuel efficiency. She has three cabins and two heads below, but the builder’s trademark enclosed flying bridge, accessed via a safe, internal staircase, is large enough to function as another stateroom. The optional Twin Disc Express Joystick System offers exceptional maneuverability.
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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