Our editors had to make the trip to Cannes to see the new 870, and it was well worth it. The 870 is the first model in the group’s “Big Craft” range, and it exemplifies Ferretti’s emphasis on luxury, design, and performance. The lines are sharp and graceful, while large windows have been built into the sides of the master and the two guest cabins to provide extraordinary natural light. A pair of 12V MTUs produce a top speed of 30-plus knots.
Power & Motoryacht’s Editor-at-Large Capt. Richard Thiel, who steered the direction of the magazine as Editor-in-Chief for 25 years, passed away recently. Now Executive Editor Capt. Bill Pike shares memories of his colleague and friend.
Read what he had to say here. ▶