Ferretti Group splashes second Riva 88’ Folgore


Launched in La Spezia, the second unit of the flagship of Riva’s Sportfly range has been delivered to her owner.

Italy’s Ferretti Group launched the second Riva 88’ Folgore in La Spezia

The Ferretti Group has launched the second unit of its Riva 88’ Folgore, five months after the launch of the first unit in May.

The second Riva 88’ Folgore has a dark hull

The second unit of the new Folgore – Italian for lightning – slipped into the water in Ferretti Group’s La Spezia shipyard, where it builds models in the 76-110ft range and which has recently been used to hold private boat shows for customers wanting to visit new models.

Riva 88' Folgore: Lighting On The Water (1:58)

The new flagship of Riva's Sportfly range, the 88' Folgore can hit 39 knots - in serious style.

Measuring 88ft 4in (26.92m) in length, the Folgore has a beam of 6.31m (20ft 8in) and is another collaboration between Officina Italiana Design – which designs the entire Riva range – Ferretti Group’s Product Strategy Committee led by Piero Ferrari and its Engineering Department.

Riva 88' Folgore: Fast as Lightning | Yacht Style

A new Riva is always a welcome occasion and this year the 88' Folgore - Italian for lightning - combines the sleekness and speed of a sport boat with the exquisitely finished exterior and interior spaces the brand is renowned for.

The Folgore, heir to one of the brand’s top-selling models, introduces novelties in the exterior and interior design, ergonomics and materials, combining them with iconic details from Riva’s legendary history like mahogany inlays and steel decorations.


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