Riva, the iconic brand of the Ferretti Group will launch a new superyacht, the first aluminum mega yacht, dubbed the 122’ Mythos. The yacht has been designed by Mauro Micheli of Officina Italiana Design, in close collaboration with Advanced Yacht Technology, Ferretti Group’s research and naval design centre, and Centro Stile Ferrettigroup, a skilful team of architects and designers; and will be produced by CRN shipyard in Ancona. Crafted entirely in lightweight aluminum alloy, measuring 37 metres long and 7.60 metres wide, Riva 122’ Mythos is powered by two MTU 12 V 4000 M 93L engines(preliminary data) delivering a top speed of 27 knots and a cruising speed of 25 knots.
Andrea Frabetti, Product Development Director of Ferretti Group, states: “Riva 122’ Mythos is the first model of Riva’s mega yachts completely made in light aluminium alloy. This planning model shall feature high technology and comfort, with top of the range and interesting performance. In this period, any project should be focused on consumption and range. This model, in particular, features a shaft line propulsion system with propellers designed for the utmost efficiency. The active stabilization system completes this project, entirely focused on the utmost comfort”.
The large main deck cockpit features a large and comfortable sun pad and a table which can host up to ten people; the lower deck, amidships,hosts the owner’s suite and the guest cabins while the crew area (one captain cabin and two twin crew cabins) is located to the bow; the sun deck, is accessible from an external ladder, was designed to offer the owner and his guests the utmost comfort; featuring a Jacuzzi swimming pool surrounded by wide sun-bathing sofas, with a dinette area and foldable table.
More info at riva-yacht.com