Forlì, 18th June 2012 – Last weekend, the Ferretti Yachts and Pershing, brands of the Ferretti Group, leaders of flybridge and open coupé yachts, respectively, were protagonists at the Ferretti Yachts & Pershing Rendez-Vous, an intensive two day event of sea trials at the yacht marina of Port Vauban in Antibes.
In collaboration with the French dealer ABYS Yachting, on June 16th and 17th, some of the tops models of the two brands of the Group were made available to clients and prospects, who had the opportunity to experience their performance and seaworthiness, assisted by the technical and marketing staff present at Cote d’Azur as representatives of the two brands.
Among other Ferretti Yachts models there was the Ferretti 620, which strikes the right balance with its “compact” and sportive external profile and the high standard of its internal spaces; Ferretti 570, which distinguishes itself for its innovative layout and strong attention to detail given its contemporary design; Ferretti 530, with its slim and aggressive external profile, combining prestige and quality; and, finally, Ferretti 500, the re-examination of the Ferretti 470, with greater liveability, offering a renewed feeling of contemporary classicism, in line with the entire range. As regards Pershing, participants could experience Pershing 74’ at sea, the latest model of the fleet, featuring a slim and sleek design and innovative aerodynamics, as well as Pershing 64’, theBest Selling Model of the range and a great example of typical Pershing design and technology, and Pershing 50.1, an expression of the Next Generation.
“We are satisfied with this new initiative that brought a significant number of clients and prospects to Antibes”, Lamberto Tacoli, Sales Director of the Ferretti Group, declared. He continued “It was another opportunity to confirm the Group’s presence, specifically the Ferretti Yachts and Pershing brands, in a region like Cote d’Azur, which is strategic not only to the French market but also to the Mediterranean and the Europe Area in general. An opportunity to introduce our yachts in an informal context and to face a market that continuously evolves and awards the commitment of those shipyards that keep investing in research and development, with the objective of attracting a wider international public that has an eye for quality.”
The atmosphere of this weekend in Antibes was enhanced with the presence of important partners, among the most exclusive international luxury - Jaguar, Parmigiani and Pommery Champagne – who collaborated with Ferretti Yachts and Pershing to successfully organize the Rendez-Vous. Evidence of a shared universe, where excellence lies in the DNA.