World Class Spanish based yacht designers Botin & Carkeek, have joined together with Croatian design house MURTIC to deliver the first in a unique new range of performance cruising yachts. The mission is to push the boundries of yacht design and in doing so create a breed of yachts, that will raise the bar and set new standards. The MURTIC 72 delivers a unique synthesis of modern form and funtion together ith comfort, elegance and style. This yacht is aimed at the client who appreciates quality, outstanding looks, breathtaking performance and meticulous attention to detail. The MURTIC 72 has been developed using state-of-the-art design tools, including Americ's cup CFD codes for both hydrodynamic and aerodynamic aspects. The three time Copa Del Rey winners, three time IMS European two time IMS Worls Champions and now official designers for the Team New Zeland America's Cup syndicate, and Spanish Royal family, their track record speaks for itself. Botin and Carkeeks' client base extends world wide with current projects in Argentina, Staes, Japan, Spain, United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa and New Zealand. Botin & Carkeek have also been appointed official designers for the Grand Soleil production range, strengthening their name globally in both the racing and cruising markets. Although the market is global, this is essentially a European project aimed at the European owner. The Mediterranean is the main stage and the designers have been specifically chosen not only for their abilities but also for their strong reputation.