Rapido Trimarans hosted the much-anticipated launch of the first Rapido 53XS, by Sails Magazine, 1 May 2024.

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Rapido 53XS #01, called Picomole, set sail from Vietnam Friday 12 April at midday bound for the west coast of Malaysia on the first leg. So far, they have been averaging 10 knots and have had a top speed of 24 knots…

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Sanctuary Cove Boat Show 2024
Sanctuary Cove Boat Show 2024

Rapido to show Rapido 50 at Australian Boat Show

Rapido Trimarans will exhibit a Rapido 50 at the Sanctuary Cove Boat Show in Australia from 23 to 26 May 2024. The Rapido 50 is the 2022 Multihull of the Year and Hull #02 which will be at the Show, recently sailed from Thailand to Cairns (Australia).

Attending the Show will be Rapido co-founder, Paul Koch.

All electric Rapido 40 arrives in New Zealand

The Rapido 40 #07, Rapido’s first all-electric trimaran, was recently delivered to its owner in New Zealand, complete with tender with electric outboard. Oceanvolt’s twin props delivered impressive hydro regen: 14.8 knots and 3.1 kw and up to 5kw at 16 knots.

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