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Yacht name: Force India (below)
Formerly: Salvaje (above) • Mangusta 165 #1
Length: 165 ft • 50 m
Builder: Mangusta - Overmarine
Engines: 3 x 3650 hp MTUs
Top speed: 40 knots
Vijay Mallya’s Force India, is the new name of for this Mangusta 165, prominent at the 2010 Monaco Grand Prix. She was moored beside the mothership, Indian Empress, on the T-jetty.
The Sydney Morning Herald reported Salvaje as belonging to James Packer.
In unrelated news, Rodriguez, the parent company of the brand Mangusta, has recently been going through difficult times. As if the slump in yacht sales after the credit bust was not enough, CEO Alexandre Rodriguez (now resigned), was recently arrested on charges connected to money-laundering: