Istanbul-based VisionF Yachts has added an entry model to its collection of motor catamarans. The new 18-meter VisionF 60 will be built of GRP, unlike its bigger sister the VisionF 80 which is an all-aluminum yacht. Both the exterior and interior design have been penned in-house.



A major attraction of the VisionF 60 is that the maximum beam of 10 meters remains constant from bow to stern, which translates into huge living spaces on the main deck and fly deck. The design draft is a shallow 0.65 meters fully loaded.

A lounging spot with a comfy lounge and dinette area with the access directly from the main saloon located on the open foredeck. The main deck aft is set up for al fresco dining. A hi-lo platform in the stern can accommodate a tender for ship-to-shore transfers and when the tender is in the water the platform provides easy access to the water for swimmers. A generous fly bridge, which is reached from the aft deck, offers a space for partying or quietly sunbathing. 



"Clients can choose between having the galley on main deck or in one of the hulls, and from multiple accommodation options, including four or three double cabins (including a spacious master stateroom) with two doubles and a kid’s cabin, or a guest cabin can be used a gym," comments Coskun Bayraktar, VisionF Yachts founder. 



The standard version will be powered by 2 x 360hp Volvo Penta IPS 600 diesel engines for a maximum speed of approximately 21 knots. Solar panels can be added to the deckhouse roof to provide clean renewable energy for powering some of the hotel loads. Battery banks for storing electrical energy come with an integrated battery management system.



Construction of the first VisionF 60 is due to begin in early 2023 with delivery available in spring 2024.

VisionF Yachts in Turkey was set up by Coşkun Bayraktar in Istanbul in 2019, but despite the shipyard’s relative youth it is a brand that is going places in the power catamaran world. In November 2020, VisionF Yachts debuted its first vessel, the VisionF 80. 

Credits: VisionF Yachts

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