BY APB Staff on 26 Mar 2018

A hot new offering in the competitive mid-range sports cruiser market, Beneteau's Gran Turismo 50 has got the style, but has it got the substance?

The crowded sports cruiser category is not for the fainthearted, with builders from the UK, France, Italy, USA, Australia and others ensuring it’s a red-hot category.

Grand Fun Beneteau Gran Turismo 50 3 

Beneteau has been encroaching steadily on this growing sector and the French builder is becoming a seasoned member due to accomplished models such as the Gran Turismo 40 and the sporty GT46, which I gave top marks to last year.

Grand Fun Beneteau Gran Turismo 50 2 

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