BY APB Staff on 6 Jul 2017

With its Seventy 7, Lagoon has created both a flagship for faraway places and a luxurious party boat – and order books are already full until 2021.

LARGE CATAMARANS have several attractions for a buyer such as stability, space and fuel efficiency, so combining all this with a powerful sail plan as Lagoon has done on its new flagship Seventy 7 creates a compelling combination.

Lagoon Strikes Gold 1

The downside is manoeuvring something the size of a tennis court in the confines of places like Aberdeen Harbour, as your correspondent experienced during the sea trial of hull number one in Hong Kong, where the yacht recently stayed en route to delivery to its owner in the Philippines.

Lagoon Strikes Gold 2

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