Starting on the Long Road Ahead:
With arguably the best sailing location and conditions in the world, on the beautiful waters of the Caribbean Sea, the Royal BVI Yacht Club believes there is no better place to sail. But since the British Virgin Islands was recently raked by horrific hurricanes, these are hard times for the organization. Commodore Chris Haycraft offers this update.
The dust is finally starting to settle following the devastating impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria and I’d like to update you on the condition of the Yacht Club.
Firstly, thank you to everyone who has sent messages of support and offers of donations, the response from ou…
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Twenty Years for the Harbor 20:
The 20th running of the Harbor 20 Fleet One Championships is planned for September 30 to October 1 in Newport Beach, CA. As ground zero for the class, over 30 teams will compete in three different divisions: A’s, B’s and C’s.
Amid the fleet, nineteen teams are either married couples or descendants which is the strength of the Harbor 20 Association. Fifteen minutes is all that is needed to arrive at the race course which is held in the five points area of Newport Harbor. Most races are about twenty minutes in length and are clearly set up in a windward-leeward format with the occasional reaching mark to break things up a little.
The weather forecast is for winds out of the sout…
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A whooping 12 crore Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport, is all set to hit the Indian Market. Bugatti Veyron, one of the most extravagant, high speed car and probably the most expensive one, will hit the Indian roads in this month’s last week. Looking at the increasing number of millionaires in the country, the market holds great potential for Bugatti Veyron. The Super luxury car named after Pierre Veyron, the French racing driver, had been launched in China and Russia in the year 2007.
The super luxurious car Bugatti Veyron comes with a super price of 12 crore, though it is not disclosed officially. If the grape wine is to believed, the luxury car has already lured few customers for itself. The managing director of Exclusive Motors, Satya Bagla,who is also the dealer for the French cars in India, stated that the car will soon be launched in India but no official announcement of its price and other standards and specifications were made. He confirmed that there are handful buyers for Bugatti Veyron but he cannot disclose the identities as for now.
Exclusive Motors holds the pride of being the only car distributor of Bentley and Lamborghini are also the dealers for the luxury car Bugatti by Volkwagon, engineered by the German car makers.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 comes with a 8.0L, 16 Cylinder, 64 Valves turocharged engine that delivers maximum torque of 1200 Nm. The luxury car comes with dual clutch direct- shift gearbox which is computer operated and automatic seven speed transmission and each change takes less than 150 milliseconds. In a blink, the high end super luxury car can speed upto 100km which has already created a wave among the Bugatti admirers.
In the league of one of the fastest cars, the Bugatti Veyron can hunt the road at a speed of 430 km/hr. The German technology has left behind Swedish Koenigsegg and American Ultimate Aero TT handmade and the Bugatti Veyron is in the top notch.
According to the latest report by Asia-Pacific Wealth released by Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management and Capgemini, it says that the high net worth clients HNI’s in India have at least $ 1 million investible assets which stood at 1.27 lakh at the end of 2009. With its launch, Bugatti (proposed date is 28 Oct) wants to repeat the success story of Rolls Royce and Maybach and wants to explore the same market potential in India.
The Bugatti Veyrons makes you feel special as it comes with the initials of its owners on the aerodynamics and interiors. As claimed,there are more than 200 Bugatti Veyron owners with great client list of the whose who of the world. German crafted super fast ad super priced Bugatti Veyron will soon hit the Indian roads.
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