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Last year's record was set by Dutchman Gerard van der Schaar of the Clafis Private Energy Solar Team, who clocked a speed of 44.4…

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"It's a whole new clientele that this concept is going to appeal to," Caminada adds. "It's uncharted territory and it's going to be an eye-opener to a lot of people who are not into the traditional yachting world -- they might think, 'Now, this is something I'd like to do with a boat.'"

RNLI LifeBoat E-09 Brawn Challenge /31/12/2012/ by philip bisset, via Flickr

The largest private yacht in the world: Eclipse

Yes, it's a boat, but it's like a sports car on the water, and it has a big, honkin' engine and makes a lot of noise and your heart race - it belongs here if only because it's drop-dead gorgeous.

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The world's fastest sailboat - the l’Hydroptère is part boat and part plane - Max Length: 100 feet, Mast height: 130 feet, Span: 90 feet Weight: 20 tons, Crew size: 10, Top Speed: 50 knots (nearly 58 mph) (via Popular Science).

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Staten Island Ferry - Whitehall Terminal

Coast Guard near Whitehall Ferry Terminal