Six new Swans
Nautor’s Swan has started 2012 on a positive note, finalising six new orders for Swan yachts due for delivery during 2012 and early 2013.
The six new orders are made up of one Swan 80, three Swan 60s, one Swan 53 and a Club Swan 42 – a spread across the SwanLine from Swan Maxi through to the smaller cruising range and through to the racing oriented smallest Swan in the model range.
With three more Swan 60 orders secured, the fleet continues to grow in numbers with nine scheduled to be sailing by the end of summer.
In addition, the most recent Swan to the leave the yard in Pietarsaari, Finland, and the first for 2012 has been delivered for commissioning and test sailing in France. The fifth Swan 60 to be delivered will be joining the Swan Maxi Class circuit taking place in the Mediterranean during the summer of 2012 before competing at the Rolex Swan Cup in Porto Cervo from 10 – 16 September.
Specifications and layout design details for the new Swan 100 continue apace with further meetings taking place during boot Dusseldorf to conclude details for the second hull of the new model, due to launch fall 2013 / spring 2014.
Enrico Chieffi, Managing Director of Nautor’s Swan commented, “I am delighted that our order book is so full as we start 2012 and our team of quality craftsmen in our yard in Finland are working at close to full capacity to deliver a series of fabulous Swan’s across the full range of our SwanLine. We have a series of innovations and evolutions to the SwanLine that we will be launching throughout 2012 including the new Swan 100. I am personally very pleased to be leading the team during this exciting time for Nautor’s Swan.”