In the period from 6 to 8 September will be held the 5th exhibition of yachts and boats St. Petersburg International Boat Show 2018, organized by the magazine Motor Boat & Yachting Russia. Over the past years, it is firmly established in the calendar of the Russian yachting events and today is the largest yacht exhibition in Russia.
Every year the number of exhibitors and partners, growing exhibition fleet. This year already confirmed their participation more than fifty companies, and the number of boats in the exhibition will exceed 60. As usual, some models will be shown in Russia for the first time.
On the water at the berths of Saint-Petersburg River yacht club of trade unions you will have to wait yachts and boats of foreign and domestic manufacturers. Of course, each for himself determines what to look at first, but, according to the magazine Motor Boat & Yachting the Premier model — first shown in Russia, Saint-Petersburg or on SPIBS — deserve special attention.
These include the British Princess 75 — motor yacht luxury design, four spacious cabins, a luxurious saloon, a huge flybridge, a fantastic engine compartment and the impressive speed of 34 knots.
The largest exhibit will be a 26 metre Dutch Van der Valk series Pilothouse — flybridge yacht designed by renowned yacht designer and designer, Guido de Groot.
Surely the visitors will attract Polish Galeon 780 — the flagship of the brand. Also for the first time in Russia will show the flagship model of the Finnish Nord Star line 49 SCY typical of the brand’s exterior and interior, resembling the interior of a superyacht scale. Side by side with it stand a little smaller boat: Nord Star Patrol 42 and restyled Nord Star 32 Patrol.
Could hardly go unnoticed very interesting Dutch Elling E4. Yachts of this type crossed the Atlantic and even successfully passed a unique test coup overkill. In the presented model length 15 m set of gyroscopic stabilizer pitching.
In the exposition part of the fleet on the water will be Italian cruiser 40 Absolute and models of pleasure boats from the USA: Sea Ray Sundancer 320 and 265, Cobalt R7.
Visitors to the exhibition, especially, citizens and residents of the North West region, just will not go past full (!) line speed boats the Finnish HO. In addition to seaworthiness, many are attracted to is their appearance: in this harsh aesthetics of something magnetic. And as a “tool” for water sports and adventure boats look very appropriate.
Russian shipyards will also show the best samples of their products. For the first time in the Northern capital will be exhibited Grizzly 960 and 680, NorthSilver Husky 650 SF (all Saint Petersburg), Enigma 590 (Moscow), 27 Velvette (Kazan). Some models may be tested out with experienced skippers at the expanse of the Gulf of Finland.
SPIBS, the organizers did everything possible for the visitors to the boat show were not disappointed, and found a vending production model or even to conclude a contract for the construction of individual boats for the next season.