Baglietto presented the first T52 with hybrid propulsion during a private ceremony in Portofino, where she was showcased as an exclusive première to clients and the international press. The 52m yacht was penciled by Francesco Paszkowski Design. The interiors were also designed by FPD in cooperation with Margherita Casprini. 

“This is a much-awaited moment for us. Being the first model in the T52 line to mount a hybrid propulsion, hull No. 10238 marks a crucial step – also in terms of research and development – in our shipyard’s path towards sustainable yachting – a path we have been pursuing with firm determination,” comments Fabio Ermetto, Baglietto CCO.



Hull No. 10238, the first T52, is fitted with a hybrid propulsion system that will allow it to choose a more efficient cruising mode, curbing both consumption and environmental impact. When cruising in electric diesel mode, the T52 can indeed boast a range of up to 7,600 nautical miles, and remain at anchor up to 10 hours relying on the batteries only. Her two MTU 16V2000M86 engines, however, also enabled her to reach quite an impressive maximum speed of 17 knots and a range of 3,600 nautical miles in traditional navigation mode.

With a focus on and consideration for the new generations – close contact with the sea is ensured by the original open stern featuring a beach club that develops over three levels and has already become a hallmark of Baglietto’s new course. The large pool can easily be concealed thanks to an ingenious up-down movable floor that further extends the available deck surface when the pool is not being used.

On the upper deck, the wide floor-to-ceiling windows opening on three sides create an al fresco lounge, with a conversation area and a dining area to be enjoyed in all weather conditions.

The yacht’s interiors have a strong personality. “The interiors perfectly reflect the owner’s personality and his wish for a sober, contemporary atmosphere. This has been achieved by selecting classical materials to obtain an elegant, linear style and then adding a modern touch with the furniture”, explains Francesco Paszkowski and Margherita Casprini.



Natural materials have been used throughout the yacht: teak for the floors; lacquered surfaces, natural and almond-shaded leather for the furniture; Botticino marble for the bathrooms; burnished metal and satin-finished stainless steel for details; and fabrics in light colors or in shades reminiscent of the light gray of stone, in a harmonious blend that highlights the owner’s desire for a fresh, carefree atmosphere.

The approximately 24-meter-long sundeck is unmatched on a vessel of this size and volume, and follows in the wake of Baglietto’s traditional displacement yachts.

Baglietto Spa is an Italian boat builder based in La Spezia specializing in new aluminum light alloy yachts ranging between 35m and 50m in length and steel and light aluminum alloy displacement megayachts starting at 40m.

Credits: Baglietto

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