Powerboat-World.com
 
 
News Home Video Gallery Newsletters Features FishingBoating Photo Gallery Sail-World Australia Australian Cruising
MarineBusiness-World
Sail-World.com : Multihull Solutions to launch 3 new models at SCIBS
Multihull Solutions to launch 3 new models at SCIBS


'Fountaine Pajot Helia 44'    Multihull Solutions    Click Here to view large photo

Catamaran enthusiasts are in for a treat with Multihull Solutions staging the official Australasian launch of three remarkable new models at the 2013 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show.

The brand new Fountaine Pajot Helia 44 sailing catamaran will be on display, along with the new Catana 42 and the 2013 model Summerland 40 power catamaran by Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts.

Multihull Solutions managing director Mark Elkington said the triple launch is expected to draw strong crowds to the company’s stand in E Arm of the marina.

'These three catamarans are already enjoying critical acclaim since their launch in Europe late last year, and we have been receiving a huge amount of enquiries from Australian and New Zealand buyers who are keen to inspect them,' Mark said.

With its name derived from the Greek term for ‘ray of light’, the Helia 44 is the nineteenth model launched by Fountaine Pajot in the company’s 30-year history and more than 20 have already been sold since its launch late last year.

The Hélia 44 looks set to be one of the company’s most successful models in history with only two Hélia 44's left for ex-factory delivery this year, and only four available for delivery into Australia or New Zealand before May 2014.

The exciting new blue water cruising catamaran delivers impressive offshore performance, optimal safety and ease of handling, and it is characterised by a contemporary design befitting much larger, luxury boats. Featuring majestic lines, sleek horizontal styling and flush solar panels, the Helia 44 also has a new lounge deck and huge volumes in the light-filled saloon and cabins, making it the epitome of live-aboard luxury.

The superb lounge deck is fitted with roof lights, sofa and coffee table, and is integrated on one level with the cockpit. With the galley opening onto this spacious cockpit, the Helia 44 boasts 50m2 of entertaining space, complemented by cockpit features that include a U-shaped galley, large dining table, bench seating for ten guests, lounge to enjoy the view, ample storage and optional fridge and icemaker.

The Hélia 44 is a positive energy catamaran with an Eco Cruising option and can also be fitted with embedded solar panels to maximise performance, plus a hydrogenerator and wind turbine.



The new Catana 42 is also set to impress multihull enthusiasts with its advanced construction and astonishing speed.

Recording nearly 22 knots during a 2012 European sea trial, the Catana 42 sails at incredible speeds due to the comprehensive range of exclusive technical innovations including a carbon infusion construction process. The catamaran’s unique beam/length ratio, adjustable daggerboards, tilted and tulip-shaped bows, aerodynamic coach-roof and torpedo-shaped hulls make the Catana 42 a revolution in the marine industry.

The Catana 42 has an ambient and spacious interior with 360° panoramic views from generous windows. With direct access to the cockpit, its saloon is the hub of the boat and is equipped with an abundance of storage space. The light-filled cabins, excellent ventilation, contemporary interior design, thermal and audio insulation, all come together to make life on board easier and more comfortable.

Also on display at the show will be the revitalised Summerland 40. Sparkling with a host of upgrades and a stunning interior makeover, the popular catamaran by Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts continues to impress with its very low fuel consumption.

Summerland 40 power catamaran -  Multihull Solutions   Click Here to view large photo


The new model Summerland 40 catamaran has a newly designed saloon that provides 360 degree visibility through panoramic windows, additional storage space, and improved integration of the galley and cockpit areas.

All of the cabins have been upgraded with premium quality finishes and fixtures, and the flybridge has been revised to optimise spaciousness.

In addition to these three launchings, Multihull Solutions will be showcasing a range of premium pre-owned multihulls in a special Brokerage section of their boat show stand.

Further information and inspection bookings can be arranged by contacting Multihull Solutions at info@multihullsolutions.com.au or on 1300 855 338 or +61 (0) 7 5452 5164 (in Australia) or visiting the website at www.multihullsolutions.com.au


by Multihull Solutions

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.powerboat-world.com/index.cfm?nid=109117

8:53 PM Fri 3 May 2013GMT


Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.

Click for further information on
2013 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show

Related News Stories:

01 May 2013  Jam-packed program appeals to all at 2013 Sanctuary Cove Boat Show
01 May 2013  MarineBusiness-World delivers Boat Show news to ever growing audiences
23 Apr 2013  World Firsts from Leigh-Smith Cruiser Sales at SCIBS
16 Apr 2013  Sealine S450 to debut at SCIBS
14 Apr 2013  Sanctuary Cove launches 25th anniversary boat show
08 Apr 2013  Sparkling Fairline will shine at Boating Syndication SCIBS display
08 Apr 2013  European lounge boat heads to Sanctuary Cove in 2013
29 Mar 2013  Grand Banks announces on-water display at Sanctuary Cove show
19 Mar 2013  Honda set to shine at Sanctuary Cove Boat Show
17 Mar 2013  Team Windcraft will showcase new Hanse 345 at SCIBS
MORE STORIES ...




Power Boat News

The founder of a powerboat racing business is looking to use the cloud to track the company boat's performance during offshore races and keep fans and racing officials updated with animated race visualizations. ... [more]  

The Lakefest Aquatic Week on beautiful Lake Macquarie – just south of Newcastle – is set to become a reality with a number of events confirmed to occur during the February 20-27 week long celebration. ... [more]  

In 2013, over 955,000 boats changed hands on the pre-owned boat market. That meant for a nearly a million boat buyers, hiring an accredited marine surveyor to inspect their potential dreamboat was often the first step after finding it. ... [more]  

Marine Auctions is proud to announce that they will be pioneering their 2015 auctions with live internet online bidding from around the world. This is a huge step for Marine Auctions who have cemented themselves at the forefront within the industry. ... [more]  

In a world first study researchers have found a coral-eating fish that disguises its smell to hide from predators. 'For many animals vision is less important than their sense of smell,' says study lead author Dr Rohan Brooker from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (Coral CoE) at James Cook University. ... [more]  

2014 UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series - Emirates Airline XCAT GP photos. ... [more]  

The overall Series may have already been secured, and they may have been testing new engines, but the Fazza pair of Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir bin Hendi simply couldn’t resist that top step of the podium at the Emirates Airline XCAT GP this afternoon. ... [more]  

73m superyacht Titania to participate in Asia Superyacht Rendezvous by Asia Superyacht Rendezvous, Phuket, Thailand
The impressive 73m (239.5ft) charter yacht Titania has arrived in Thailand for the winter season and will be participating in the 14th Asia Superyacht Rendezvous from 16 to 18 December 2014. This year the event is being hosted by Kata Rocks, an exclusive boutique resort overlooking the Andaman Sea in one of Phuket’s most stunning bays. ... [more]  

The Italian team of Alfredo Amato and Marco Pennesi raced to the quickest time in the first Official Practice ahead of this weekend’s Emirates Airline XCAT GP. ... [more]  

Racing alongside Salem Al Adidi in boat number seven, Dubai, the pair made up for a disappointing morning session in the race for Emaar Pole Position at the Emirates Airline XCAT GP by speeding ahead of all opposition in this afternoon’s knock-out race. ... [more]  

Keep safe on the water this holiday season by Transport Roads and Maritime Services
School holidays are under way and with only a fortnight to Christmas, Roads and Maritime Services urges boaters to keep safe this summer holiday season. ... [more]  

In the final round of the 2014 UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series - 12 December, Dubai – The Videx team of Alfredo Amato and Marco Pennesi continued their fine form at DIMC as they claimed the fastest time of the morning in the race for Emaar Pole Position. ... [more]  

Fountaine Pajot continues its dominance of the world’s cruising catamaran market with the announcement of a new Flagship model, the Ipanema 58. ... [more]  

Watson’s Marine Centre in conjunction with Yamaha Motor Australia is proud to pioneer the way to safer boating by custom-building the first vessel to the latest National commercial safety regulations, set out by the Australian Marine Safety Authority (AMSA). ... [more]  

After a break of two years, Volpe has decided it’s time to get back out on the water and will team up with Norwegian throttleman Pal Virik Nilsen in Lady Spain for the final round of the UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series, which takes place at DIMC from today (11 December) until Saturday (13 December). ... [more]  

The two boats, numbers 4 and 5, will see four hugely experienced pilots taking to the water for the final round of the 2014 UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series at DIMC from 11-13 December. And expectations are high. Paired together in boat 4 are Ahmed Al-Hameli and Scott Gillman while teaming up in boat 5 are another talented pair in Rashid al Tayer and Faleh al Mansoori. ... [more]  

Action Sports Games: The world’s best water sports athletes will be competing at the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) World Cup Tour on the pristine Mandurah waterways, including current world champion Australian Harley Clifford and Japanese superstar Shota Tezuka on wakeboards, and American waterski champion Freddy Krueger. ... [more]  

Sun shines on Asia Superyacht Rendezvous by Event Media, Phuket, Thailand
The Asia Superyacht Rendezvous will be celebrating its 14th year this December 16-18, showcasing many beauties of the sea, together with some of the best delights that Phuket has to offer. Among the eclectic fleet that will be anchored below the beautiful Kata Rocks Resort will be boats with very diverse heritage and stories. ... [more]  

Yamaha Motor has announced the release of the new F130A. This model was unveiled overnight at the Paris Boat Show. The new F130A fills the only remaining gap in Yamaha’s four-stroke engine range and is especially exciting for Australian customers who have been requesting a Yamaha four-stroke engine in this horsepower category for many years. ... [more]  

Sail-World is now live testing the changed website format. If you are using this format for the first time, please scroll to the bottom of the site and check that your region is set for your region and not some other. It can be correctly set up using the drop down boxes. Then go to the top, click refresh, and you should be away. ... [more]  

The £2.9 million round the world record bid hopes to shave up to seven days off the current record of 60 days 23 hours 49 minutes, held by New Zealander Pete Bethune. It is lead is by British power boating legend Alan Priddy, in a new ‘torpedo’ boat that will pierce the waves, rather than surfing them. ... [more]  

Nicolini and his driver in the boat, Six, Tomaso Polli are relishing the prospect of once again taking to the water at DIMC for the final round of the 2014 UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Powerboating Series, starting this Thursday. 'Dubai for me is my home race. I have lived in Dubai from many years and I have raced in Dubai since 1992,' explained Nicolini. ... [more]  

Marine Auctions will be wrapping up its 2014 auction year at Runaway Bay Marina this Saturday the 13th of December 2014. For your last chance to sail away on a beaut vessel, join us at 10am at Runaway Bay Marina 247 Bayview Street, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast Qld. ... [more]  

After farming in Victoria and the Riverina for 20 years Bill Fankhauser and his family decided it was time for a 'sea change' so they sold the family farm and moved to the Gold Coast where in 1983 Bill started a boat sales and repair business called Boatarama at Labrador. ... [more]  

At the 2014 UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series, despite completely dominating proceedings by winning every race so far, the Fazza team of Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir bin Hendi believe there is still room for improvement. ... [more]  

In the 2014 Class 1 World Powerboat Championship Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi delivered another racing master class to win race two of the Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi and claim Victory Team’s 14th World title. ... [more]  

This summer families are invited to spend the day having an undersea adventure at the Australian National Maritime Museum as it presents a range of activities for children inspired by its brand new exhibition Voyage to the Deep: Underwater Adventures. Have fun making undersea craft, take part in short film making and photography workshops, go on an after-dark tour or enjoy a hilarious theatre show ... [more]  

2014 Class 1 World Powerboat Championship - The climax to the highly successful and competitive first season of the ‘new look’ ClassOne World Powerboat Championship combining C1 catamarans and V1 monohulls will decide the outcome of World titles in both categories. ... [more]  

The new model release makes FlexidockTM stronger, easier to use, and easier to install. Lead times have long been a FlexidockTM issue and when Flexitank first began manufacturing system, Flexitank designed it to suit every individual boat. ... [more]  

Every year, thousands of people suffer from CFP, a poisoning syndrome caused by eating toxic reef fish. CFP symptoms are both gastrointestinal and neurological, bringing on bouts of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headaches, muscle aches, and in some cases, the reversal of hot and cold sensations. Some neurological symptoms can persist for days to months to years after exposure. ... [more]  

Bum breathing icon’s future in doubt by James Cook University
The white-throated snapping turtle (Elseya albagula) is notable for a number of reasons including its large size (five kilogram +) and ability to extract oxygen from the water via cloacal respiration ('bum breathing'). JCU’s Jason Schaffer has been studying turtles in Queensland rivers for the last eight years. His focus lately has been on the White-throated turtle. ... [more]  

A late night emergency operation has saved three people left clinging to the hull of their boat after it overturned north-west of Cook Island off the Far North Coast of NSW. ... [more]  

Silver Yachts at Singapore Yacht Show 2015 by Gemma Fottles, Superyacht Times
Australian shipyard Silver Yachts has recently confirmed their presence at the Singapore Yacht Show (SYS) 2015. One of the top boating events in Asia, this will be Silver Yachts’ first time exhibiting at the annual show where they plan to display their latest launching, Silver Fast, for her world debut. ... [more]  

RYA Regional Youth Champion Award 2014 - Make your nomination
Busy first day at 2014 Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show
Paul Morgan steps in to support Australian 4x4 and marine industries
Win $5000 Cash to Splash with Club Marine
UIM Skydive Dubai 2014: XCATs back on the prowl in Dubai this December
FLIBS-Editors Choice Awards: MCY86 is the best motor yacht of the year
New exhibition takes kids on a Voyage to the Deep
PredictWind launches new Offshore Application for Mac and PC
FLIR M625 Review – Let there be light!
Thieves wreck Marine Rescue volunteers’ fundraising drive
Results in from ‘Operation Go Easy on the Alcohol’
Kamila Czartolomna presented with brand new powerboat
Tips on boating with dogs
2014 Oceania Marine Technician Grand Prix
2014 Barrie Beehag Ski Race - Line honours to Hellrazor
Auction to be held at Runaway Bay Marina
Garmin introduces new xHD2 Open-Array Radar Series
New transducer line from Garmin boasts scanning sonar
Partnership to encourage lifejacket use
Arvor reveals new diesel range
Garmin introduces new scanning sonar black box   
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show - Huge success for Maritimo   
Ferretti Group opens its first flagship showroom in Shanghai   
Yamaha announces the end of V4 Saltwater Series 115C and 130B   
GC Marine Expo - Winner Mark is Rib-Ready thanks to Sirocco score   
Review of boat driver licensing in NSW   
Singapore yacht associations to merge   
SBI Key West World Championships - Multiple champions crowned   
Changed boating conditions for power boat races on Lake Albert   
2014 Ted Hurley Memorial Classic to kick off on the Murray   
Yanmar Joystick Control makes boating easier   
Malaysia becoming preferred destination for yachting tourism   
Indonesian Govt eases yacht permits to boost ‘marine tourism’   
Tahitian ‘Art of Dancing’ & Superyachts   
Gamma Yachts delivers Gamma 20 to opera singer Andrea Bocelli   
Boab Boats RIB Challenge at Mandurah Boat Show   
2014 Goodwill Cup - Southport Yacht Club wins   
North Shannon win ISA National Powerboat Championship   
New Rayglass ProJet on duty at Auckland Airport   
2014 Goodwill Cup - Southport Yacht Club wins   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News





Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png   http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW PBW
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT