In pictures: Ocean King showcases it’s latest New Classic 108 model
Ocean King, the Italian shipyard based Chioggia, has introduced the market to its latest New Classic 108 concept.
The New Classic 108 is a sleek 350 gt explorer yacht built with a length overall of 34m and a heavy displacement double-bottomed Grade A steel hull with lightweight aluminium superstructure.
Its huge 8.3m beam and 4 decks make for an enormous volume superyacht. With a fuel capacity of over 50,000 litres and powered by twin MAN 588kW, the New Classic 108 is capable of crossing the Atlantic and back on a single tank of fuel.
This is a yacht inspiring total confidence built to RINA C XHULL lMACH, Y, UNRESTRICTED NAVIGATION. Designed with long-range capability, safety, ease of use, reliability, and simple maintenance as key elements, the New Classic 108 uses well-engineered, proven, reliable solutions, and top brand name equipment throughout. As with all Ocean Kings, a commercial shipping technical approach combined with superyacht style, luxury, and quality abounds.
Developed in conjunction with the VYD Studio of Trieste, the 108 Classic offers as standard an interior 5 stateroom, full-beam main deck master accommodation arrangement with a luminous, fresh interior focusing on bringing the outside in. Bountiful lower deck accommodation coupled with an upper deck Captain’s cabin will make for a happy crew.
Paolo Dose, of VYD Studio, says of the New Classic 108: “The 108 offers an aggressive and muscular look without compromising the essential elements of futuristic design. With a wide-beam, large volume luxury interior, the 108 is the product of contemporary and classic design approach, resulting in a timeless profile. She preserves her sleek look from any perspective and presents a long-range, superbly equipped, strong and sturdy truly capable explorer yacht.”
Enormous outdoor deck space is a main feature of the New Classic 108 with multiple separate seating and sunbathing areas and the tender tucked away in a garage convertible to a beach club so as not to encroach on deck usage.
Alberto Ballarin, of Ocean King, says: “Oceangoing credentials, contemporary timeless styling and a superyacht exterior finish & interior were the design parameters with the Ocean King New Classic 108. We are thrilled to be able to offer our customers a class and price-beating model that we are confident will stun the explorer yacht world.”
Ocean King has recently commenced construction on a 118 model from its Ducale series for delivery in Summer 2020 and a World Premiere debut at the Cannes Yachting Festival.