Persico to build new Volvo 65s

Persico was part of the consortium that built the first seven Volvo Ocean 65 one-design boats Photo: Brian Carlin / Team Vestas Wind / Volvo Ocean Race

VOLVO RACE CONTRACT: Italian boatyard Persico Marine has won the prestigious contract to construct new one-design Volvo Ocean 65 boats, dependent on orders, for the next Volvo Ocean Race in 2017/18.

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