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Volvo Penta Propulsion Agreement
Cresta is pleased to announce that, together with Volvo Penta, the Company will provide Australasia with its first experience of the all new IPS – 1200. The 70 Motor Yacht is now set to raise the bar in luxury motor yacht quality and performance. The triple installation offers owners a massive 2700hp of standard pod drive propulsion. “Conservative performance predictions are pointing towards a maximum speed upwards of 40 knots, with a range of 600NM at a cruising speed of 26 Knots” said Gavin Rooney, Regional Application Engineer, Volvo Penta Oceania. The‘70 Motor Yacht’ will also feature Volvo’s highly acclaimed Sport FishMode and DPS (Digital Positioning System).
Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Tim Ballintine commented,
“It is straight forward- this propulsion package will allow Cresta owners to get out faster, stay out longer and explore further than any other vessel in its class”.
In commenting on the agreement Andrew Nicholson, National Sales Manager, Volvo Penta Oceania said,
“This exciting agreement paves the way for a first class vessel to demonstrate first class performance. We are very pleased by this development with Cresta”.