Tankoa Yachts in Italy has sold the S502 Project Elettra, a 163-foot sistership to Vertige, which was a new design delivered last summer.
The S502 is a Francesco Paszkowski design that will have a hybrid propulsion system with four modes: diesel-electric for a 10½-knot speed and a 4,900-nautical-mile range; hybrid for a 12-knot speed and a range of 4,000 nautical miles; traditional for a 17-knot speed; and full-speed with a top-end of 18 knots.
Onboard amenities will include a gymnasium, sundeck hot tub and water-level beach club. The master stateroom will be on the main deck with fold-down balconies to port and starboard. Five guest staterooms will be belowdecks.
What material will the Tankoa S502 be? Aluminum, throughout the hull and superstructure.
LOA: 163′ 8″
Beam: 30′ 1″
Draft: 7′ 3″
Displ.: 391 tons (full load)
Main Engines: 2/1,200 hp MTU 8V4000M54 diesels
Electric Motors: 2/ 300 kW
Range: 4,000+ nautical miles at 12 knots
Top speed: 18 knots (half load)