High Seas Showdown

It's a tale of wind, water and war between two very rich men over one very old prize. When the America's Cup began over a century-and-a-half back, gentlemen in starched collars raced wooden schooners in defense of national pride. These days, it's all about billionaire pride, high-powered lawyers, high-priced sailors of fortune and what could easily be the fastest sailboat ever built. Meet the BMW Oracle Racing 90 and her crew. It's not the snazziest of boat names. "Sea Monster" would work, or...Full Story
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