Boats

Ferrari Hydroplane

Record Setting Ferrari Hydroplane 'Arno XI' Goes on Auction

Feb 21 2012

A beautiful gem of the 1950's! To top it off, it set the world record on water in 1953. Experts are estimating that the final winning bids are to be between $1.32 - $2 million dollars.

View Post

See more photo posts


World's Fastest (and Coolest) Amphibious Car

Dec 6 2011

Put together a front end off a Dodge truck and a Corvette read end and you get the WaterCar. The fastest and coolest amphibious vehicle! This thing will do 1/4 mile in 12.4 seconds and will reach speeds in excess of 60 mph on water!

See more videos


Versabar Oil Rig Remover

Versabar VB10000 - a $100 Million Dollar Oil Rig Remover

Nov 29 2011

VB 10000 was designed by Versabar to meet a growing demand for offshore salvage operations. Over the last 3 seasons, this 25-storey monster has successfully completed many recovery projects with world's leading oil corporations, which we're assuming has more than paid it off. Check out some photos and a video of this "crane" in action.

Read the rest

See more articles


Public beach submarine

Russian Nuclear Submarine Cruising by a Public Beach

Oct 26 2011

Soviet designed and built "Typhoon" Type nuclear submarine as it wafts along a beach in Severodvinsk in the White Sea. Really amazing to see this monster (worlds largest submarine until 2010), so close to a public beach. Bear in mind that this submarine could launch a full retaliation attack against the United States of America single-handed (even submerged under the polar ice caps).

View Post

See more photo posts


Chasing the Queen Mary II

Oct 21 2011

Large waves created by the seventh largest (as of Oct 2011) cruise liner in the world, RMS Queen Mary II. Lots of smaller boats following - excellent shot!

View Post

See more photo posts


Aston Martin Voyage 55

Aston Martin Voyage 55 Luxury Concept Yacht

Oct 5 2011

A manufacturer known for creating timeless classics like the DB5 and the modern hyper-cars like the DB9, is now looking into boat design. What a stunning design!

View Post

See more photo posts


Maersk Ship

Maersk Triple-E – Biggest Ship in the World

Sep 11 2011

The construction of ten Triple-E vessels, each capable of carrying 18,000 twenty foot containers, will put Maersk Line at the helm of change. The size and capacity of these vessels, at 400 metres long and 59 metres wide, will help reduce energy consumption and lower CO2 emissions.

Read the rest

See more articles


Wolrd Discoverer Google Maps

A Shipwreck Seen from Space

Aug 31 2011

This half-sunken sea-liner is named the World Discoverer. It met its fate on April 30th, 2000, when it hit an uncharted reef in the Solomon Islands. Now it has become a popular tourist attraction and is visible from space on Google Maps.

View Post

See more photo posts


U 010 Submarine Yacht

Underwater Yacht - The U-010

Aug 22 2011

So you may be wondering about now what is the difference between a submarine and a "underwater yacht", well for one you aren't stuffed into small hull with 20 other sailors. This luxurious yacht has an interior even an evil villain from James Bond would die for.

View Post

See more photo posts


Shell Mobile Refinery - Largest Boat in the World

Jun 2 2011

Removing Ocean based oil–rigs is complex as it is expensive. That is why one of the world's largest Petroleum corporations has decided an innovation was long overdue. Take a look what Shell has in the works.

View Post

See more photo posts