BY APB Staff on 11 Jan 2016

The Advanced Yachts A80 is a proper cruise/ race sailboat, combining impressive performance with comfort and a spacious interior.

THE TRADITION OF SAILING is alive and well, but year after year technical solutions, new materials and construction methods for composite works and sails have changed quite a lot. An example of this evolution in sailboats is offered by the Italian shipyard Advanced Yachts, born from the passion of Marco Tursini and Antonella Di Leo and their more than 20 years as Owners of several sailboats. 

Technology Meets Tradition

As they began to gain experience from cruising and entering regattas around the world, they started to think about “the perfect boat”.

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