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september 20, 2018 - Grand Soleil

Grand Soleil 48 Race

Cantiere del Pardo is finally ready for its new, great launch. The Grand Soleil 48 Performance is born by the cooperation between three important teams: the Technical Dept. of Cantiere del Pardo, Nauta #yacht Design for the interiors and the deck, and Marco Lostuzzi for the naval architecture. Their expertise has translated into an important project. First goal: creating a fast and performing sailing boat.

The new Grand Soleil 48 Performance belongs to Cantiere del Pardo’s Performance category. Double offer for his owners: two different products to meet two different kind of customers’ needs. On one hand, the Long Cruise, which satisfies long cruise-lovers; on the other hand, the Performance, thought for sport-loving owners who look for a highperformance boat, perfectly fit for races. An aspect Cantiere del Pardo has always believed in, if we think about the Grand Soleil 40, the bestseller boat – 290 units sold. Designed by Massimo Paperini in 2001, she won many awards all over the world and was already available in two versions: a more racing one, with a wider sail surface and a bigger draft, and a more cruising one with greater comfort.