The ever-alert Singapore navy patrols were not stalking a sleek X-wing Starfighter skimming across the Straits of Malacca a couple of weeks ago, they were admiring the Rapido 60, the world's fastest production cruising trimaran, on her 1200 nm maiden voyage. This sophisticated fast ocean cruiser, constructed from carbon fiber with a Southern Spars high modulus carbon spar and North 3Di sails, features an innovative family-friendly social layout with exceptionally large light airy spaces, 360 degrees views and an emphasis on safety.
The Rapido 60 maiden voyage proved her to be highly responsive and ultra fast with amazing stability, comfort and a helm position that puts you in command while being part of the social group. This beautiful machine, like its hard core racing cousins, can be pushed to the limit on the race and rally circuit if one desires, yet unlike the others, after the honors are duly accepted one can moor in a glorious cove and enjoy sundowners and a gourmet dinner in peace, tranquility and splendor.
Concept and construction by the team that has built the most production trimarans worldwide.
Designed by Morrelli & Melvin as an owner operated ocean cruising trimaran that is…
MAY 20, 2016