Giovanni Soldini and Maserati Multi70’s Team arrived today in Okinawa, Japan. The oceanic trimaran departed from Honolulu, Hawaii, on November 26th and covered more than 4000 miles in less than 8 days.
On Sunday November 26th Giovanni Soldini and the Maserati Multi70’s Team left Honolulu towards Japan, after completing the work aboard Maserati Multi70 and performing the last tests with designer Guillaume Verdier.
Since yesterday Maserati Multi70 is on the water, among the Honolulu’s skyscrapers. The Team is now busy with reassembling every piece to start sailing again on Wednesday. Many tests need to be done before setting out towards Japan and then towards the new record, the Tea Route from Hong Kong to London.
A new record to beat for Giovanni Soldini and the Maserati Multi70 Team: after claiming the records for the United States’ “Gold Route” from New York to San Francisco and the “Tea Clipper Trade Route”…
Giovanni Soldini and his crew crossed the finish line at Diamond Head off Honolulu at 11.18 and 55 seconds Italian time today, July 11 (23.18 and 55 seconds July 10 in Hawaii) – four days, 12 hours, 48 minutes and 55 seconds after leaving Los Angeles on Thursday July 6.
MaseratiMulti70 is on final approach to the finish of the Transpac Race in Hawaii and is expected to cross the line off Diamond Head, Honolulu around 10.00 Italian time today, July 11 (22.00 July 10 in Hawaii).
The seven-man crew of the Italian ocean going flying multihull, MaseratiMulti70, led by Giovanni Soldini, has closed the gap significantly on the two leading multihulls in the Transpac Race – Phaedo3 and Mighty Merloe – despite being handicapped by breaking a rudder yesterday.
The crew of the MaseratiMulti70 ocean going flying trimaran are digging deep into their energy reserves as they continue to hurtle across the Pacific towards Hawaii in the Transpac Race.