Focussed the increasing need for dedicated cruising, minimized the dependency of frequent shore supplies.
Good manoeuvrability under engine, easy handling under sail, high stability, uncompromised safety and quality in every detail, were key words.
Larger “everything”, such as engines, space for gen sets, space for tanks below floorboards, space for personal belongings, main sheet tracks “out of the way”, well dimensioned deck equipment, improved ventilation and easy deployable liferafts.
6 years later,...
250 Xcruising yachts delivered, approximately one million nautical miles later.
Practical experience and extensive feedback from a large group of Xc owners enable X-Yachts to launch the next generation of Xc 42 and Xc 45.
Optional teak on bulwarks, side decks and coachroofs as well as new optional hull and canvas colours.
Full LED lighting above/below decks.
New keels for improved stability.
Larger bathing platforms & extra cockpit locker storage.
Larger hull portlights.
Standard wheel s/s crashbars with option for integrating the throttle & thruster controls.
New interior styling, more open and more natural light, with new features improving comfort and functionality.
Galley redesigned with new furniture fittings such as automatic catches, larger bins and space for optional Microwave and Nespresso machines.
Nav station modified, saloon table enlarged, new styling on cushions, and cupboard/shelves have integrated bookcases with adjustable book brackets.
Owner''s cabin improved by integrating extra drawers below double berth and additional freeboard cupboards.
will be the main attraction at the various boat shows during the fall/winter 2014/2015.