BY APB Staff on 11 May 2017

Built in Australia, the Riviera 4800 takes sports cruisers to new levels of refinement in a package that can easily be handled by a couple

SPORTS CRUISERS offer both the versatility and performance that make them ideal for coastal blasting or weekend decadence, which is something that Australia’s premium brand Riviera has been doing with aplomb for three decades. But with the arrival of the 4800 Sport Yacht, the company may have excelled even itself.

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The reasons for my exuberance are several but largely because it’s a neater and cheaper package than the stylish 5400 that I also greatly enjoyed.

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