Beauty, Brains and Brawn
Reviewed Oct 2016
In short, the Riviera 6000 Sport Yacht heralds a new era in sports yachts and a new area for Riviera. Its SY sisters will, almost certainly, morph into this more curvaceous, avant-garde and universally appealing form.
It’s a boat the company could only have dreamed about several years ago while in receivership. Now, people are again viewing sports cruisers as viable alternatives to waterfront duplex weekenders – the market sweet spot is 50 to 65 feet (15 to 20m), in the $1.2million-plus price range and, in this domain, Riv’s new managers seem hellbent on being the best, not the biggest...