The yacht Podium is a remarkable vessel crafted by renowned yacht builder Feadship and designed by the prestigious RWD design studio.
At 72 meters in length, Podium is powered by Caterpillar engines, reaching a maximum speed of 18 knots and a comfortable cruising speed of 14 knots. With a range of over 4,500 nautical miles, this luxury yacht is perfect for extended voyages.
RWD’s expertise is evident in Podium’s lavish interior, which blends style and comfort for an unparalleled yachting experience. The yacht can accommodate up to 12 guests and features a dedicated crew of at least 14 to ensure a seamless journey for all on board.
Yacht Podium represents the pinnacle of craftsmanship and design, providing its guests with an unforgettable experience on the high seas.
Who is the Owner of the Yacht PODIUM?
The yacht’s owner is US billionaire Roger Penske. Roger Penske is an American businessman, race car driver, and team owner. He is the founder and chairman of Penske Corporation, a diversified transportation services company that operates in the truck leasing, logistics, and retail automotive industries. He is also the owner of Team Penske, one of the most successful motorsports teams in history, with teams competing in multiple racing series such as NASCAR and IndyCar.
He previously owned a same-named Lurssen yacht. He sold her she is now named C Star.
How Much is the PODIUM Yacht Price?
Her value is $120 million. Her annual running costs are around $12 million. The price of a yacht can vary greatly depending on a number of factors, including the size, age, and level of luxury of the yacht, as well as the materials and technology used in its construction.
Feadship is a Dutch yacht-building company, based in Aalsmeer and Kaag, Netherlands. It was founded in 1949 and it is considered one of the most prestigious and exclusive yacht builders in the world. Feadship specializes in building custom-made luxury motor yachts, ranging in size from 40 meters to over 100 meters in length. Feadship yachts are known for their exceptional craftsmanship, innovative design, and use of advanced technology. The company also offers a wide range of services, including yacht design, engineering, and construction, as well as after-sales support and maintenance. Feadship yachts are highly sought after by wealthy individuals and celebrities around the world, and the company has built yachts for many high-profile clients. Feadship is a cooperation between yacht builders De Vries and Van Lent. Notable projects include Anna, SYMPHONY, and Faith.
Redman Whitely Dixon
Redman Whitely Dixon (RWD) is a UK-based yacht design studio, established in 1984. RWD is known for its high-quality yacht design and engineering services, with a focus on performance, efficiency and safety. The company’s services include yacht design, naval architecture, interior design, project management and engineering. RWD has a reputation for creating innovative and custom-made yachts, and has worked with some of the world’s leading yacht builders and shipyards. RWD has more than 50 employees. Notable projects include the Lurssen Al Said, the Feadship Faith, and the Amels Ilona.
Lurssen C Star (Podium)
C Star was built in 2006 at Lurssen Yachts. She is designed by Espen Oeino. Her first owners were Linda & Doug Von Allmen, who named her Lady Linda. She was bought in 2014 by Penske, who named her Podium. He sent her for a refit in 2015.
The yacht is powered by 2 Caterpillar Engines. Her max speed is 15.5 knots. Her range is more than 5,000nm. The yacht has a steel hull and an aluminum superstructure
The yacht’s interior is designed by Zuretti. She can accommodate 12 guests in 6 staterooms. And she has a crew of 15 in 8 cabines.
The yacht was sold in 2019 and is now named C STAR.
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