Multihulls World - Les essais derniers essaisfr-frTricat 25 Evolution - It sails fast and it’s easy! from the basis of the already very successful Tricat 25, the builder has, since last summer, been offering a version which is more refined, faster and...yet no more expensive, the Tricat 25 Evolution.Sun, 27 Nov 2022 02:22:50 +0100KC62 - Lengthen your stride in Pullman Style catamarans like this all-carbon 62 footer can eat up those tradewind miles. A size that guarantees exceptional comfort, even in challenging seas. Once arrived at the destination, they’ve got the shallow draft for gunkholing. Is this the ideal multihull?Mon, 14 Nov 2022 10:55:10 +0100Prestige M48 - A long awaited powercat! at the very beginning of 2022 and discreetly launched in the spring, the first powercat to be built by Prestige Yachts was to wait until the Cannes Yachting Festival to (finally) make its first appearance. This catamaran, designed by one of the most important specialists in motorboating,...Fri, 28 Oct 2022 00:04:41 +0200Garnet 300 HT Fly - Optimized for fishing powercats are much more popular - for the moment - in the United States than in Europe and many manufacturers are expanding their ranges to meet this promising market. Garnet Offshore, for its part, was born only a few years ago in Brazil, near Rio de Janeiro, and offers two models, the 270 and...Fri, 28 Oct 2022 00:03:41 +0200Invincible 33 - A real sport fishing catamaran latest addition to the Invincible fleet, the 33, is a pure open fishing boat designed to go fast and far, to get you where the fish are. A real fishing machine, but also a catamaran with exceptional seakeeping abilities, ready to head offshore.Fri, 28 Oct 2022 00:02:41 +0200Iliad 62 - Refined Explorer the madding crowd requires self-sufficiency and an efficient vessel, which is something Australian-owned Iliad Catamarans knew from the very beginning of the conception of this range of powered catamarans. These vessels and their inherent features, such as frugality and shallow draft, mean...Fri, 28 Oct 2022 00:01:41 +0200Aura 51 Smart Electric - The first electric catamaran from Fountaine Pajot propulsion is progressively making its mark in the automobile sector, and it was foreseeable that the marine industry would come to follow this trend. While many multihull manufacturers already offer zero-emissions motors, the next step was to shift up into mass production... This is now...Thu, 29 Sep 2022 09:56:16 +0200MG5 - In praise of delightful simplicity on two hulls for Marc, G for Guillemot, 5 for 50 feet: the story of the MG5 sounds quite simple. But when a French ocean racing legend builds his own catamaran, with the next single-handed Route du Rhum on the agenda, the simple story of the start becomes pretty interesting. In short, our curiosity finally...Thu, 29 Sep 2022 09:56:16 +0200McConaghy MC60 - A one-of-a-kind catamaran MC60 from the McConaghy shipyard is a catamaran that looks like no other model in this category. Its design, layout and performance make it a unique multihull with technological solutions directly from racing that are rarely found on board a production catamaran. A concept for fans of high-tech...Thu, 29 Sep 2022 09:56:16 +0200EXOCET JUNIOR - A unique catamaran for €200! on the popular French classified ads website LeBonCoin, this little catamaran dating from 1963 turned out to be one of the last multihulls of its time still in sailable condition. After a winter refit, it has regained its proud appearance and never fails to amaze enthusiasts with its...Thu, 29 Sep 2022 09:56:16 +0200CORSAIR 880 - A brilliant toy for gliding across the water modern and ambitious trimaran has a reputation to uphold: it is the new variation of the mythical Corsair F27, one of the most popular cruising trimarans in the world. Highly anticipated in 2020, the 880’s original launch schedule was hampered by Covid. However, connoisseurs quickly...Wed, 27 Jul 2022 19:04:51 +0200TANNA 47 - COMFORT, PERFORMANCE & EASE OF HANDLING Tanna 47 was unveiled at the 2021 Cannes Yachting Festival, replacing the Saona 47, whose main characteristics she takes over. More modern and accomplished than her predecessor that had appeared four years earlier, the Tanna features improved circulation inside the nacelle, an optimized...Wed, 27 Jul 2022 19:04:51 +0200Catana Ocean Class - New catamaran, new generation…“Finally!” That was the first word out of the editor’s mouth when the news broke just over a year ago. Unveiled at the International Multihull Show, the Ocean Class inaugurates a new Catana range. We were able to discover this fast-cruising catamaran a few weeks later - to our great delight!Wed, 27 Jul 2022 19:04:51 +0200LEEN 72 - Three hulls dividing consumption by three its trimarans topped by large pods, NEEL has broken the monopoly of catamarans on the multihull sailing market. In just 12 years, the manufacturer has managed to make an enviable place for itself in the nautical landscape. Following on from the LEEN 56, the first “Powertri” of its kind, and...Wed, 27 Jul 2022 19:04:51 +0200LEOPARD 43 - A 100% charter catamaran... that’s perfect for owners! excellent all-purpose platform, the Leopard 43 meets all or almost all programs with a budget that remains reasonable. Strong and well thought out, this catamaran is the perfect base for an upgrade or a refit. A family seeking to head off blue water cruising will find what they’re looking for...Wed, 27 Jul 2022 19:04:51 +0200Sunreef 80 ECO - Directly under the sun... their twenty years of constructing highend custom catamarans, Sunreef have built themselves a unique and enviable place in the world of multihulls. The Polish brand, founded by Frenchman Francis Lapp, has made a global name for itself and now aims to combine luxury and ecology. Is the innovative...Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:04:39 +0200Ocean Renegade R5 - Performance and ecology aboard the same catamaran straight from South Africa, the Ocean Renegade R5 is a catamaran which combines performance and ecology, both in terms of the materials used and its hybrid sail/electric propulsion system. An interesting concept on many points, that also hides other good surprises. Test location: St...Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:03:46 +0200Windelo 54 Yachting - Eco-responsible cruiser-racer year after the launch of their first catamaran, the young builder Windelo, who are heavily implicated in eco-responsible construction and sailing, have launched their second model, the Windelo 54. With 4 feet (1.22 m) more hull length compared to the 50, this 54 keeps the same characteristics as...Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:02:56 +0200VAAN R4 - Meticulous design using recycled aluminum goal of this new Dutch yard is to launch a range of luxury catamarans while maintaining strong ecological commitments. The materials chosen, the drivetrain, and all the systems linked to on-board energy follow the objective of modern yachting more in step with the challenges of tomorrow. Test...Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:01:25 +0200NEEL 45 - Three hulls but a catamaran nacelle years after presenting a resolutely innovative 50-foot cruising trimaran at the La Rochelle boat show, with a nacelle extending over practically the entire width of the platform, in 2012, NEEL Trimarans launched a brand new 45-footer at a much more attractive price - and success was not long in...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:07:27 +0200Horizon PC60 - Outstanding space and comfort PC60 is an intermediate model in the Horizon Power Catamarans range. It also features comfort and luxury amenities, and directly attacks the monohull yacht market. A clever positioning for this catamaran with imposing dimensions, especially since it offers solid arguments to seduce a future...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:06:12 +0200Aventura 14 - A versatile trawler yacht that's quite a bit cheaper than her competitors at the Cannes show as a preview, this second powercat from Aventura Catamarans finally revealed her secrets during our test sail at La Grande-Motte, at the end of the International Multihull Show. Well-finished and displaying top-of-the-range comfort, this rather elegant motor catamaran is...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:05:42 +0200C-Cat 40 Power Fish - Balanced, sensible, livable... and ready for fishing, the revolutionary technical advances in electric propulsion and the promise of unlimited range are now a reality on board our multihulls: taking ecological issues into account is no longer just wishful thinking... But as far as “traditional” propulsion is concerned, modern internal...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:04:59 +0200ORC 57 - Increased DNA for even greater sensations Composites has already built a solid reputation with two 42 and 50-foot models. Its latest model, the ORC 57, has just been unveiled, making its world premiere at La Grande-Motte in April. We’d got the chance to discover it a few weeks earlier in Lorient. Our verdict? It’s...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:03:09 +0200Aura 51 - Seductive, but not over the top heart of the cruising catamaran market, hovering in recent years at the 45-foot mark, now seems to be increasing a little in size... The 50-foot sector, which can be sailed without the help of a crew, is becoming fiercely contested, as shown by the almost simultaneous launch of the Aura 51 and...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:02:37 +0200Lagoon 51 - Back to the future? to be more ecological, more accessible and more connected, the Lagoon 51 announced by surprise - or almost - at the beginning of the year is full of promise. The doors of the International Multihull Show had barely closed when the pontoons opened up, releasing the new catamaran for a good...Fri, 27 May 2022 00:01:05 +0200Lagoon 450 - The best-selling cruising catamaran 2010, the Lagoon 450 picked up on the general concept of the 440 with its raised cockpit. The model was an immediately and impressive success, so much so that it even resisted (in the SportTop version) for a few years with the Lagoon 46.Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:08:51 +0100Leopard 46 PC - Space and volume first the new powercat range from the South African manufacturer Robertson & Caine, the 46 PC comes in addition to the 53 PC launched two years ago. Previewed at the Miami International Boat Show in February, this Leopard has strong ambitions, particularly in the charter market, where the...Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:07:47 +0100Orphie 29 - Fun, economical operation... and maybe visionary! seen back in September at the Cannes Yachting Festival, this electric trimaran intended for day cruising appeared in stark contrast to all the other boats on display. The concept of the Orphie 29 goes back to the fundamentals of sailing, which promise fun and relaxation on the water with...Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:06:06 +0100Aquila 28 Molokai - Sport fishing for the family in day-cruisers and cruising power catamarans, the Aquila shipyard unveils another facet of its talent with a true sport fishing boat capable of going fishing offshore or offering maximum comfort for the family.   Test location: Clearwater, FL (USA) Conditions: Slight chop, 20 knots...Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:05:36 +0100