The most innovative yacht from Feadship, 83.5m Savannah, has been spotted in Gibraltar before heading to Antibes.



Launched in January 2015, she was built by the Dutch yard to a design of CG Design in collaboration with Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects. The vessel is green in more ways than one: not only does she boasts a unique seafoam green paint job, but also utilizes the eco-friendly Breathe propulsion. At the urging of her owner, the system has been optimized to feature five operation modes from diesel to diesel-electric combinations to fully electric - courtesy of a 30-ton lithium-ion battery bank capable of holding a million watts of electricity.



Savannah also hosts a propeller that is 40% larger than the norm and the yard claims that she has a better engine load than any other superyacht. Speaking about the development, the yacht owner's project manager Ted McCumber said: 
It is not the individual technologies used on Savannah that are new in the yachting world - it is the way they have been combined

She features a nine-metre swimming pool, an underwater lounge at port side, where guests can watch fish swim past, and a cinema. Moreover, Savannah boasts an exceptionally high-end tender bay finished in teak with a hatch that doubles as a mooring platform. After docking, guests can walk inside the garage and take the stairs straight up to the main deck.



As for the accommodation, the superyacht can sleep up to 12 guests in 6 cabins as well as a crew of 26. Here you can take a closer look at the 2016 Motor Yacht of the Year and read the story behind her metallic-painted coating.

Photos by Superyachts Gibraltar

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