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America's Cup: INEOS Team UK release video of Test foiling monohull

by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz 31 Aug 2018 01:57 PDT
INEOS Team UK sail their surrogate Quant 28 mimicing the AC75 © INEOS Team UK

Ahead of the America's Cup Overture to be staged at 1.00pm today in Cowes, IOW, the British Challenger INEOS Team UK have released a high definition video of their Surrogate test boat, a Quant 28 that has been fitted with foils to mimic the AC75 design.

Under the America's Cup Protocol teams cannot build surrogate or test boats greater than 12metres (38ft).

To date the only video that has been available has been shot on low quality mobile phones from spectators and others in the Solent

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