With fifteen years of existence, the European Yacht of the Year award is one of the most thorough and unbiased programmes of this industry, that aims to celebrate the production of the most interesting, entertaining, innovative, well-built new yachts that add economical and creative value to this unique universe. The European Yacht of the Year 2018 winners were announced on the first evening of the acclaimed event, boot Dusseldorf, so here are the five winners.
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Family Cruiser: Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440
The new Jeanneau Sun Odyssey range is, without a shadow of a doubt, the most impressive for its forward thinking in terms of hull shape, cockpit design and interior layout.
Luxury Cruiser: Amels 50
While maintaining AMEL brand-specific fundamentals, style and elegance, the AMEL 50 is a versatile and accessible cruiser that is bound to charm guests.
Performance Cruiser: ClubSwan 50
Regarded as having one of the most extreme and impressive-looking design, ClubSwan 50 is able to balance between being a performance cruiser and a grand-Prix racing yacht.
Special Yacht: Beneteau Figaro 3
The Figaro Beneteau 3 resulted from the collaboration between Beneteau and Van Peteghem Lauriot-Prévost (VPLP) and is the first production foiling one-design monohull to have ever be designed.
Multihulls: Neel 51
Through an innovate design and surprising amenities, the Neel 51 offers unparalleled performance and comfort for the whole family. This vessel is turning quite a few heads due to its sleek lines and reversed bows.
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Source: Yachting World