The Ferretti Group is set to unveil the U.S. premieres of the Ferretti Yachts 1000 SkyDeck and Wally’s wallywhy150 at the 64th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, taking place from October 25 to 29.
Organized by Informa Markets, this five-day event in Florida will showcase more than 1,300 boats and 1,000 brands, and it’s anticipated to draw over 100,000 visitors throughout the event, with water-taxi services connecting the seven show sites.
In addition to the debut of Ferretti Yachts’ first SkyDeck model and the wallywhy150, the Ferretti Group’s display will include nine yachts, featuring the Ferretti Yachts 860, wallypower58, Pershing 6X, Pershing 7X, Riva’s 88’ Folgore, 110’ Dolcevita, and a Custom Line 106.
Sanlorenzo will also mark its U.S. debut with the Alloy (44m), a model launched in 2020 and currently in its 12th hull under construction. The Italian builder’s seven-model display will include an SX88, SD90, SL86, SL90A, SL96A, and SL120A. Sister brand Bluegame will present the BG42 and BG74.
Absolute will showcase five models, including the flagship Navetta 75, which made its debut in Cannes last year. The Italian manufacturer will also exhibit the Navetta 52 and Navetta 68 from its semi-displacement series, as well as the 62 Fly and 48 Coupé at Bahia Mar Convention Center.
Princess is bringing the U.S. debut of the Y95, a model featured at the Cannes Yachting Festival last month and also making its Asia debut in Singapore. The Princess X80 is set for its FLIBS debut, and the British builder’s display will include the Y85, F55, and F50 flybridge models.
Meanwhile, Italian sister brands Invictus and Capoforte, represented in Hong Kong by NextWave Yachting and featuring models designed by Christian Grande, are making their Fort Lauderdale debut. Invictus will showcase the TT280S outboard model, new TT420, and the flagship TT460, while Capoforte will display its FX270.