Italian senior yacht designer Luca Bassani, from world-renowned yacht-building firm Wally, is the power behind the world’s first full-wide-body superyacht. Dubbed the wallywhy200, it is a trendy vessel that boasts innovation, house, pace and efficiency.
The wallywhy200 was created by the Wally design crew in collaboration with the Ferretti Group Engineering Department, Laurent Giles NA Ltd for naval structure, and Studio A. Vallicelli & C for the inside design. The format of the 88.8-ft (27-m) superyacht reportedly affords the house and luxurious usually seen in bigger displacement yachts, with the pace and agility of a semi-displacement vessel.
“We are very proud of wallywhy200, a yacht that was a bit of a gamble but that today rewards us with a result that exceeds our wildest expectations,” stated Stefano de Vivo, Managing Director at Wally. “With its wide-body design, this 200 GT yacht offers far larger volumes compared to traditional motorboats, plus a living space and stability that are definitely greater than any competitor’s.”
The full-wide physique of the wallywhy200 offers customers with the advantages of further house onboard, corresponding to that of a catamaran, with out the shortage of quantity within the central hull. The revolutionary design additionally takes the issue out of mooring, and provides to the enjoyment of crusing, offering a horny new choice for potential yacht homeowners to share with family and friends.
The wallywhy200 is constructed with a 15.4 ft (4.7 m)-high glazed bow, which homes the spacious 398-sq-ft (37-sq-m) panoramic main bedroom, full with two separate loos and beautiful 270-degree views throughout the ocean. To additional improve the consolation of the visitors in the main bedroom, the engine room has been purposefully positioned on the reverse finish of the yacht. There are three additional visitor cabins, together with a VIP suite and twin visitor cabins on the decrease deck.
The three-deck inside includes two residing areas, together with an extra-large 657-sq-ft (61-sq-m) open residing zone; a contemporary show-cooking kitchen; open-pore teak furnishings and finishings; plus crew quarters on the decrease deck. All three decks are interconnected with a single-piece laminated carbon staircase. The higher deck options an prolonged structural prime that’s constructed with none supporting pillars, and a particular Wally glass and carbon dome.
Furthermore, the wallywhy200 is fitted with folding seashore membership bulwarks, permitting visitors to entry the water from three sides of the yacht. The revolutionary idea additionally expands the outside residing space to 344 sq ft (32 sq m) by remodeling the house right into a luxurious outside terrace over the water.
What’s extra, the vessel options two garages with extra-large storage capability, accommodating a 13.3-ft (4-m) jet tender, WaveRunner private watercraft, Seabob underwater scooter, stand-up paddle board, and enormous number of different water toys.
An onboard 5G wi-fi community is linked to an entire house automation management system, permitting visitors to handle all media and audio methods, and verify navigation knowledge.
The vessel is moreover geared up with 4 Volvo Penta D13-IPS engines, with a most pace of 23 knots (43 km/h or 26 mph) and a cruising vary of 390 nautical miles (722 km) at 18 knots (33 km/h or 21 mph). Its high-performance hull is claimed to permit the vessel to chop by way of waves with ease, whereas sustaining a good horizontal place, offering additional consolation for visitors on board.
The width of the yacht, mixed with two Seakeeper gyroscopic stabilizers (and fin stabilizers which will be activated when at anchor or whereas cruising), ensures stability. Thus, the yacht is able to cruising at prime pace with out lowering the visitors’ consolation … a singular characteristic for semi-displacement yachts.
“The new compact superyacht wallywhy200 carries the ‘Wow’ factor engraved in its DNA,” stated Luca Bassani. “[It] expresses all its innovative power through new architectural elements, which represent a break with the past and with the typical clichés of a motor yacht. Ferretti Group made it possible to realize a concept that had been close to my heart for some time, believing in the success of a bold design that will improve the owner’s experience on board and represent a turning point in the motor yacht market.”