Britannia RB2 takes first flight in Auckland

On Friday 23 October, BRITANNIA, Ineos Team UK’s new AC75 race boat for the 36th America’s Cup, took flight on her first sail out of the Waitematā Harbour

Mercedes F1 Applied Science working with Ineos Team UK

Mercedes F1’s Applied Science division has been working with Ineos Team UK in preparation for the 36th America’s Cup – See Video here

America’s Cup – Britannia RB2 takes to the water in Auckland

INEOS Team UK did a mast stepping trial over the weekend, and then took Britannia RB2 out for a foil tow test – caught on video here

Ainslie confident Britannia will sail like a rocket

With their second AC75 boat launched the Ineos Team UK challenge for the 36th America’s Cup moves a step closer

INEOS Team UK launch extreme second AC75 in Auckland

INEOS Team UK have named and launched their second AC75 race boat for the 36th America’s Cup, ‘Britannia’ in Auckland

Ainslie and late nights, getting the job done!

Ben Ainslie and the Ineos Team UK are hard at work to complete the fit-out of  RB2, their second America’s Cup AC75 and get the boat launched ASAP

Ainslie, Scott and Simmer – We’ve got our work cut out

Sky Sports visited UK HQ in Portsmouth, UK, before the big move to New Zealand to get the low-down from Ben Ainslie, Giles Scott and Grant Simmer

Grant Simmer – ‘RB2 is a hell of a development on our first boat’

Ineos Team UK CEO Grant Simmer seemed to admit that they had quickly realised that the first Ineos Team UK AC75 boat, Britannia RB1, was off the pace

America’s Cup – Ineos Team UK’s new AC75 has arrived in New Zealand

The second AC75 race boat built by INEOS Team UK has arrived at the team base in Auckland, New Zealand after a four-day flight from the UK

America’s Cup – Britannia the journey to New Zealand, part 2

After leaving the INEOS Team UK, Portsmouth HQ on Friday 25 September, Britannia II, the second AC75 boat was transported by road to Stansted Airport, bound for New Zealand

America’s Cup – Ainslie and Britannia head to New Zealand

The second INEOS Team UK AC75 on the move from their Portsmouth UK base to be flown to Auckland, New Zealand on Monday

Ode to Britannia 1 – The beauty of the flying beast

A reflective look at the much criticised Britannia 1 . . . The INEOS Team UK’s first boat to the AC75 design rule for the 36th America’s Cup. See video here