Luxury car manufacturer Rolls-Royce surprised the yachting world when it unveiled a Rolls-Royce Superyacht Concept at the Global Superyacht Forum in Amsterdam.
At the annual Global super yacht Forum the new Rolls-Royce’s ‘Crystal Blue’ super yacht concept was unveiled by the luxury car manufacturer. This strikingly spectacular design left super yacht industry veterans and enthusiasts in awe and admiration.
The concept super yacht, named Crystal Blue, has been designed to be powered by a hybrid propulsion platform. The elegant yet strong lines of the vessel’s design is a true reflection of the Rolls-Royce brand.
Crystal Blue’s design boasts with two carbon Azipull thrusters that allows her to reach top speeds of 20 knots. She is also a LNG fuel driven yacht with pack twin MTU M65-N generator sets, linked up to an enormous battery bank that provides 1MWh of power.
The fuel tanks on board will be able to store fuel for up to 3 000 nautical miles. The super yacht has also been designed to operate with Blue Shadow, a 42-meter remotely controlled support vessel. The support vessel will be able to keep further fuel supplies as well as water toys. Thanks to the ship’s sophisticated sensors, display screes as well as several sets of cameras the crew will be able to monitor the super yact as never before possible.