Details on exciting Sunseeker launch at Southampton Boat Show released

Sunseeker is delighted to announce that the brand new Manhattan 65 and 86 Yacht will be launched at the Southampton Boat Show by Strictly Come Dancing co-host, Claudia Winkleman and operatic band, Amici Forever.

The Manhattan 65 and 86 Yacht will be launched by Sunseeker at the Southampton Boat Show this year

The Manhattan 65 and 86 Yacht will be launched by Sunseeker at the Southampton Boat Show this year

Commencing with a welcome presentation by Robert Braithwaite and special guest Eddie Jordan at 12 noon, the exclusive new Sunseeker yacht launches will follow, together with a photo opportunity with Claudia Winkleman, Eddie Jordan and Amici Forever.

Famed for his association with Formula One and many racing drivers the world over, Eddie Jordan has been a part of the Sunseeker family for many years. Having bought one of the first Sunseekers from the factory located in Poole, Dorset, Eddie is now the proud owner of the first Sunseeker 155 Yacht, “BLUSH”. Arranged over multiple decks, the 155 Yacht is the largest Sunseeker to be manufactured by the British shipyard. “BLUSH”, complete with beach club, many toys, full length bar, nightclub and a hot tub, sleeps up to ten guests in five luxury staterooms.

Sunseeker owner Eddie Jordan will join Robert Braithwaite at the 2014 Southampton Boat Show

Sunseeker owner Eddie Jordan will join Robert Braithwaite at the 2014 Southampton Boat Show

Eddie Jordan has been a friend of Robert Braithwaite for many years and has owned a total of nine Sunseekers over the past 3 decades.

Claudia Winkleman is the co-host of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing after hosting the show’s results programme and the spin-off Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two. She is also the host of The Great British Sewing Bee and of the BBC’s Film programme, and is a popular gameshow panelist, having appeared on Never Mind The Buzzcocks and Have I Got News For You.

Claudia Winkleman will co-present the new model launch for Sunseeker at the Southampton Boat Show

Claudia Winkleman will co-present the new model launch for Sunseeker at the Southampton Boat Show

After graduating from Cambridge, Claudia became Fashion Editor for Tatler, where she also wrote two columns on motoring and nutrition. She has contributed to Vogue, The Sunday Times and The Independent. She also fronts Claudia Winkleman’s Arts Show on BBC Radio 2.

Claudia has presented the Oscar’s coverage for Sky, and has hosted Comic relief does Fame Academy and the Eurovision Dance Contest. She also presented the House of Tiny Tearaways, and the BBC writing challenge in which members of the public completed short stories started by some of the country’s best known authors.

Heralded by the press as the ‘world’s first opera band’, Amici Forever‘s two studio albums with RCA Victor under the US wing of Sony BMG have topped classical and mainstream charts around the world. The group have achieved double platinum, platinum and gold discs for sales of over a million albums worldwide. Their style and brand were conceived to encapsulate the best of pop-classical music and they remain the only vocal group in the genre blending both male and female voices.

Band Amici Forever will perform on the famous Sunseeker stand, launching the new Manhattan 65 and 86 Yacht in full glory

Band Amici Forever will perform on the famous Sunseeker stand, launching the new Manhattan 65 and 86 Yacht in full glory

High profile TV appearances have included singing the theme at the Champions League football final and the Remembrance Day service in London’s Albert hall in the presence of the Prime Minister and Her Majesty the Queen.

Robert Braithwaite, Sunseeker’s Group President and Founder, will present alongside Claudia Winkleman and Amici Forever in a show stopping performance for all to see. Robert excitingly comments; “Launching our new fantastic yachts at an International Boat Show is an important aspect of Sunseeker always striving to exceed expectations and offering a show stopping performance for all to enjoy!”

Robert Braithwaite, pictured here with Richard Hammond at last year's show, will lead the new model presentation for Sunseeker

Robert Braithwaite, pictured here with Richard Hammond at last year’s show, will lead the new model presentation for Sunseeker

Click on the links for information on the NEW Manhattan 65 and NEW 86 Yacht launching at the Southampton Boat Show.

For PR enquiries or to join us at the launch, please contact PR and Marketing Director, Laura Harrison, +44 (0) 7931 139670 or email events@sunseekerlondon.com.

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