Louis Vuitton Cup: Top Gun's Maverick helms Emirates Team NZ + Video

Emirates Team New Zealand MD Grant Dalton talks with Tom Cruise after his ride aboard NZL5 . Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Hollywood A-Lister, Tom Cruise watched today's race in the Louis Vuitton Cup aboard the superyacht Imagine, with his son.

After the race they hopped aboard the AC72 catamaran, for a spin around San Francisco Bay, with Cruise and his son trying to out-do each other for top speed of the day, while each took the helm.





Emirates Team New Zealand vs Luna Rossa - Tom Cruise, Emirates Team New Zeland guest (black helmet with green ) at full pace on the AC72

Emirates Team New Zealand vs Luna Rossa - Tom Cruise, Emirates Team New Zealand guest (black helmet with green fleck )

Tom Cruise and his son Conner relate their experience on NZL5 to Emirates Team New Zealand . Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand takes Tom Cruise (in Black Helmet) for a ride on NZL5 after the Round Robin 5 race against luna Rossa. Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand takes Tom Cruise (in black helmet) for a ride on NZL5 after the Round Robin 5 race against luna Rossa. Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand takes Tom Cruise for a ride on NZL5 after the Round Robin 5 race against luna Rossa. Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand takes Tom Cruise for a ride on NZL5 after the Round Robin 5 race against luna Rossa. Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Tom Cruise on the Imagine. Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand takes Tom Cruise for a ride on NZL5 after the Round Robin 5 race against luna Rossa. Louis Vuitton Cup 2013. San Francisco. 28/7/2013