A prime exhibition of European big-boat styling
Reviewed Sep 2016
Lifestyle amenities include an electric barbecue and fridge and sink set in a moulded wet bar. The boat has a sexy radar arch that is very much a la superyacht. Some canvas will cut down on glare, though the boat looks a lot more contemporary with the top down.
Either way, I found the 52 an easy boat to drive. Electronic shifts, a sporty timber wheel and a tight turning circle let you throw the boat around with a degree of aplomb. The hull is a proven design for offshore work, with props set in tunnels and pronounced spray rails aiding its efficiency...