Ascari 1 is a 36.58 m / 120′1″ luxury motor yacht. She was built by Palmer Johnson in 2003. With a beam of 24.5' and a draft of 6.5', she has an aluminum hull and GRP superstructure. She is powered by MTU engines of 2285 hp each giving her a maximum speed of 28 knots and a cruising speed of 24 knots. Ascari 1's maximum range is estimated at 900 nautical miles. The motor yacht can accommodate up to 10 guests. The yacht was designed by Nuvolari & Lenard.
She accommodates up to 10 guests in four suites, all located on the lower deck. The full beam master suite sits forward, boasting a study, a private lounge and his and hers en suite bathrooms with steam room. All guest cabins have entertainment centers, television screens and en suite bathroom facilities while crew quarters sleep up to five members.
With a focus on form following function, the vast open spaces include a generous saloon and dining space for 10 guests. These areas work together to create a natural flow from one area to the next. The aft deck offers a dining table for 10 to12 guests and there is a full cover Bimini sun shade for respite from the heat.
Built with an aluminum hull and GRP superstructure, she benefits from a semi-displacement hull to provide exceptional seakeeping and impressive speeds. Powered by twin MTU engines, she comfortably cruises at 22 knots, reaches a maximum speed of 30 knots with a range of up to 900 nautical miles from her 7300 gallon fuel tanks at cruising speed. An on board stabilization system ensures comfort when underway.