Kim Kavin Archive

Zeelander Z44 Adds Sexy Curves to Classic Lines
Posted on September 6th 2014 - Kim Kavin
The Zeelander Z44 is designed by Frank Mulder, who also penned the James Bond-inspired megayachts Octopussy, Moonraker and The World is Not Enough.

Finn McCool: An Appropriately Named Riviera 58
Posted on August 21st 2014 - Kim Kavin
Finn McCool is a Riviera 58 with an air-conditioned flybridge.

Palmer Johnson Aria Offers Proven Quality and Charter Results
Posted on July 31st 2014 - Kim Kavin
This 87-foot Palmer Johnson sailing yacht Aria is for sale through Nicholson Yachts.

Seagull II: Classic Is Reborn as Charter Megayacht
Posted on July 23rd 2014 - Kim Kavin
In the mid-1900s, a series of ships dubbed the “Six Poets” was launched, and one built in 1952 was named for Croatian literary great Vladimir ...

Outer Reef 70: Unusual Motoryacht Available
Posted on July 17th 2014 - Kim Kavin
A display-model Outer Reef 70 is for sale, and so is a whole new Trident series that will start with a 530.

Mondango III: Sailing Charter
Posted on July 15th 2014 - Kim Kavin
Ask a group at a cocktail party to name the five best sailing charter yachts in the world and the odds are good that many would include the 169-foot ...

Sanlorenzo 46 Steel: 151 Feet of Italian Beauty
Posted on July 3rd 2014 - Kim Kavin
Eight Sanlorenzo 46 Steel motoryachts – the biggest model offered by this builder – have been ordered from the Italian shipyard so far.

Splash Down: Failed Northern Marine Launch Creates Marketing Challenges
Posted on June 22nd 2014 - Kim Kavin
A recent failed launch has speculation swirling, even though Northern Marine yachts on the brokerage market are proven products.

Cabo 52 Afunday: Run for the Money
Posted on June 2nd 2014 - Kim Kavin
The owner of a Cabo 52 in Trinidad is offering free flights to the Caribbean for qualified buyers.

Fleming 55: Time-Tested Motoryacht
Posted on May 26th 2014 - Kim Kavin
Fleming delivers less than a dozen 55s each year, helping to keep inventory low and brokerage values high.