November 12, 2014

New Model: Absolute 60 Fly

Absolute continues to be a name on the rise, and this new 60 Fly model proves what a solid boat building reality the North Italian builder is nowadays.  For the 60 Fly the Absolute Research Lab follows the looks of the larger 64 and 72 models of the same line. Still the Absolute 60 Fly has one of the most interesting upper profiles in its size and still feeling very much a bigger yacht thanks to its deep side decks and overall looks.  The 60 Fly is a three double guest cabin motor yacht with the standard nowadays layout of full beam owners room, forward VIP, and twin guest cabin to starboard. A two berth crew cabin with private shower head is located aft. The Absolute 60 Fly as all models from the Piacenza builder is IPS pod drive propelled, and will have Volvo 626 or 725hp engine choices. Hull one of the 60 Fly featured the larger 725hp option which gave interesting 34 knots wide open throttle speeds and 28 cruise.  
Technical Data:
LOA - 18.4 m (60.4ft)
Beam - 5.05 m
Displacement - 28 t
Fuel Capacity - 2400 l
Water Capacity - 600 l
Accommodation - 6 berths in 3 cabins, 2 crew in 1 cabin
Engines - 2 x Volvo D11 626hp, D11 725hp
Propulsion - forward looking dual propeller IPS pod drive
Speed - 28 knots cruise, 34 knots max with Volvo 725hp
Project - Absolute Research Lab
Certification - CE B