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As Beneteau Power’s key model for Season 2018, the Gran Turismo 50 (in hardtop and flybridge versions) incorporates the brand’s product-development expertise and ground-breaking innovation, as well as the brilliance of Nuvolari & Lenard’s design duo.

The Gran Turismo 50 is the flagship of the Gran Turismo line, representing the range with a sporty temperament and innovative technology. She is the first Beneteau boat to be fitted with onboard Ship Control Technology. Beneteau is a trailblazer in offering such a comprehensive solution, offering an extremely enjoyable navigation experience.

The stunning Gran Turismo 50 is sporty and chic in equal measure. She is equipped with an AirStep®2 planning hull and an IPS 600 propulsion system, offering excellent sea-keeping and optimum fuel consumption. Her elegant and intelligently organized spaces feature top-quality materials throughout the interior, expertly matched with harmony in mind.

A gala dinner was held at the glamorous Cannes restaurant Le Baoli to celebrate the launch of this new model, attended by owners, guests, and friends. As well as displaying at Cannes, the Gran Turismo 50 was nominated as the European Powerboat of the year 2018 (over 45 feet). This is a great honor, as it is one of the industry’s most important accolades.

There’s more great news from Asia Pacific. The first Gran Turismo 50 model will be delivered to Sydney, Australia later this year. In China, another Gran Turismo 50 is just confirmed, which will sail along the coast in Qingdao. This sensational sport cruiser is sure to cause a stir on the waters of the Asia Pacific region.

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