Riva 88' Folgore - The New Object Of Desire On The International Yachting Scene
After the launch of the first unit in May, another fantastic Riva 88’ Folgore is ready to attract looks of wonder at sea, at ports and in marinas.
The second unit of the new Riva sport-fly, an exciting combination of innovative vision and legendary hallmarks, slipped into the water in La Spezia, the shipyard where models in the 76 to 110-foot range are built and which has recently also been used to hold private boat shows for numerous customers who want to visit the new models. Riva 88’ Folgore, heir to one of the brand’s top best sellers, introduces novelties in the exterior and interior design, in the ergonomics, and in the materials used, combining them with iconic details from Riva’s legendary history, like the mahogany inlays and steel decorations.
26.92 m (88.4 ft) long and 6.31 m (20.8 ft) wide, the yacht is a product of collaboration between Officina Italiana Design, the firm headed by Mauro Micheli and Sergio Beretta that designs the entire Riva range, the Product Strategy Committee led by Mr. Piero Ferrari and Ferretti Group’s Engineering Department.
Riva is a brand of Ferretti Group. Thanks to Italy’s centuries-old yachting tradition, the Ferretti Group is a world leader in the design, construction and sale of luxury yachts and pleasure vessels, with a unique portfolio of prestigious and exclusive brands: Ferretti Yachts, Riva, Pershing, Itama, Mochi Craft, CRN, Custom Line and Wally. Led by Chief Executive Officer Alberto Galassi, the Ferretti Group owns and manages six shipyards located across Italy, which combine the efficiency of industrial production with typical world-class Italian craftsmanship, reaching customers in more than 70 countries across the world thanks to a direct presence in Europe, the United States of America and Asia and its network of approximately 60, carefully-selected dealers. The Ferretti Group motor yachts, utmost expression of Made in Italy elegance and creative genius, have always stood out for their exceptional quality, cutting-edge technology, record safety and optimum performance in the sea, as well as their exclusive design and timeless appeal.