Larry van Tuyl: Net Worth, House, Private Jet and yacht Vanish
Author: Peter Yachtfan
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Larry Van Tuyl
Larry van Tuyl
Larry Van Tuyl Net Worth:
US$ 3.5 billion
Berkshire Hathaway Automotive
Pat van Tuyl
Paradise Valley, Arizona, USA
G280 private jet (N711VT)
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Larry Van Tuyl previously owned the 50 meter Westport Vango. In December 2018 Vanish was sold, she is now named Hampshire. Vanish was considered an ‘intermediate’ boat, as Van Tuyl had plans to order an even bigger yacht. His new 72 meter Feadship will be delivered in 2021.
He is Chairman at Berkshire Hathaway Automotive. Berkshire Hathaway Automotive is one of the largest dealership groups in America, with over US$ 9 billion in revenue and 81 independently operated dealerships with over 100 franchises in 10 US states.
The company was originally known as the Van Tuyl Group. And was founded in 1948 by Cecil Van Tuyl. He passed away in 2012 at age 85.
The Van Tuyl Group became the fifth-
In 2015 the Van Tuyl family sold their company to Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway for US$ 4.1 billion.
Larry van Tuyl is also a real estate investor through his VanTrust Real Estate. VanTrust Real Estate is a full-
The company creates real estate assets for both internal portfolio holdings as well as disposition opportunities.
The net worth of the Van Tuyl family is estimated at US$ 3.5 billion.
Larry Van Tuyl owns a Gulfstream G280 private jet with registration N711VT and a helicopter with registration N735VT which is permanently based on his yacht.
Larry and his wife Pat van Tuyl live in a large house in Paradise Valley Arizona. They recently (August 2017) bought a large compound in Newport Beach, California for US$ 55 million.
As that main house looks quite outdated we think they will be building a new house.
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She is powered by 2 MTU engines. Which bring her a max speed of 18 knots. Her cruise speed is 12 knots. She has a range of more than 5,200nm. The yacht can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 17.
The motor yacht Vanish was owned by Larry Van Tuyl. SuperYachtFan comes to this conclusion as some yacht industry sources mention that ‘the buyer of Feadship’s project 809 (which is now named Vanish), used to own a 50 meter yacht. Which was recently sold by Northrop&Johnson, had helicopter capacities and a captain named David’. This can only be the Westport yacht Vango, which ‘ticks all the boxes’.
It is public knowledge that the yacht Vango was owned by Larry van Tuyl. Also the names make sense: Van Tuyl -
Vanish was built by Feadship and is styled by Eidsgaard Design. Some of her features are a three-
The VIP Suite can split into two staterooms. Vanish has a crew of 17.
She was sold in 2019 and is now named Hampshire . This name could indicate that she is added to the fleet of Jim Ratcliffe. Do you know more about the current owner of the yacht? Please do send us a message.
Update: She is the new yacht for Andrew Curry. He is a director at Ineos and business partner of Jim Ratcliffe. His net worth is US$ 4 billion.
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