The 50-meter full custom “Blake” has been launched from the slipway at the Viareggio Bennetti’s shipyard, ready to set off in comfort and silence on the long cruises she is designed for.
This is the eleventh slipway launch since 1999, year of construction of Via Coppino shipyard, in Viareggio. “Blake”, the longest GRP hull and aluminium superstructureyacht ever build by Benetti, raised her first waves with an impressive dive from the 8%-gradient slipway at the Viareggio production facility.
M/Y “Blake” has a distinctive interior layout, featuring exceptional livability, designed in partnership with London-based firmBannenberg & Rowell Design.
The guest area on the Lower Deckoccupies a surface area of 310 square metersand offers four cabins. In addition, the lounge on the Upper Deckcan be transformed into another VIP cabin. The Sun Deck has a large area for socialising and the spacious owner’s apartmentis forward on the Main Deck.
The two Caterpillar C32 Acert engines eachproduce1,193 kW, delivering a cruising speed of about 14 knots and a top speed of 15.5 knots.