Jerry Jones Spends More to Buy Yacht Than He Did on Cowboys

Jerry Jones

"The LIFE design's use of advanced hybrid propulsion, which incorporates significant battery capability, is combined with a single-tier engine room that allows novel use of space for outstanding luxury accommodation", James Roy, director of Lateral Naval Architects, told Robb Report a year ago.

Reportedly built in the Netherlands and launched in 2017, the vessel was delivered by Dutch shipyard Oceanco after going through trials on the North Sea.

Superyachts.com describes the design of the yacht as "dynamic, futuristic, and minimalist".

Pascale Raymond, of UK-based Reymond Langton Design tasked with designing Project Bravo's interior, said her team worked with artists and craftsmen on the yacht's fabrics, furniture, and bespoke art.

A storage area for "water toys".

Dubbed the "Bravo Eugenia" after Jones' wife, Gene Jones, the massive boat boasts features such as a "beach club", gym and a helipad, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. It can accommodate 14 passengers in addition to 20 crew members.

This vessel apparently replaces a Jones-owned yacht we told you about back in 2013. The Cowboys are the most valuable sports franchise in the world at $4.8 billion.

The billionaire businessman is the new owner of a custom superyacht roughly the length of a football field, at 357 feet, which Mr. Jones got to take out for a spin in time for the holidays.

That price tag, of course, is $100 million more than what he paid to buy the Cowboys in 1989.

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