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Rio Yachts 58 GTS

On the docks at the most recent Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show there was a fair amount of chatter about some “new” builder from Italy called Rio Yachts. Show-goers walking by its display and the exceptionally open cockpit of its 42 Air (“The Art of Refreshment,” December 2016)

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