on 5 Aug 2021
Luxury brands will showcase three world premieres alongside a range of models from their fleets
Oceanis Yacht 62
Beneteau and Lagoon, both brands under France’s Beneteau Group, have confirmed their lineups for the upcoming Cannes Yachting Festival from September 7-12.
The luxury brands, which in Asia are presented by regional dealer Simpson Marine, will showcase three world premieres alongside a range of models from their fleets.
Beneteau stages two world premieres: the Gran Turismo 45 and Grand Trawler 62, its new flagship motorboat. The express cruiser range is also set to be represented at Cannes by the Gran Turismo 36 (outboard) and Gran Turismo 41.
Gran Turismo 45
Grand Trawler 62
Other motoryacht models appearing from the Beneteau fleet are the Swift Trawler 41 Fly, Flyer 9 Sundeck, and two line flagships: Flyer 10 and Antares 11 Fly.
Beneteau sailing yachts that will be showcased at Le Port Canto are the First Yacht 53, as well as four models from its flagship Oceanis line: Oceanis 40.1, Oceanis 51.1, Oceanis Yacht 54 and the brand’s overall flagship Oceanis Yacht 62.
Oceanis Yacht 54
The First Yacht 53 and Oceanis Yacht 54 both recently premiered at an event in Hong Kong, organised by regional dealer Simpson Marine, while the first Oceanis 40.1 in Asia sold into Hong Kong earlier this year.
Meanwhile, sister brand Lagoon Catamarans will also be exhibiting a strong fleet of sailing yachts at the show, which includes the world premiere of the Lagoon 55.
Lagoon 55 | Photo: Nicolas Claris
Other models on display will be the Lagoon 40, Lagoon 46, Lagoon 52, Sixty 5 and Seventy 7.
The Sixty 5 is set to arrive in Hong Kong for viewings later this summer confirm Simpson Marine, which represents Beneteau and Lagoon in Hong Kong and other markets across Asia.