Gran Turismo 50 is the latest sports cruiser from Beneteau

15m French cruiser

The latest model from the Beneteau range of motor yachts is the Gran Turismo 50.

Sporty and distinctive, Beneteau’s Sport Cruiser flagship completes the renewal of the Gran Turismo line. Hardtop or Sportfly, the Gran Turismo 50 is the first of the Beneteau boats to be fitted with the onboard Ship control technology. Based on the ‘full space’ concept, the main deck of the Gran Turismo 50 is completely open so that everyone can join in the fun on board.

The new boat will debut at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September. The 15m sports cruiser is designed by Nuvolari&Lenard, with interiors by Andreani Design.

Equipped with the AirStep2 planing hull, developed together with Volvo the engine manufacturer, the Gran Turismo 50 is fast, smooth and comfortable, says Beneteau Power. Power will be provided by the IPS 600 propulsion system.

In the Hardtop configuration, the Gran Turismo 50 combines a retractable sun visor, side glazing that can be lowered and an opening roof. As for the Gran Turismo 50 Sportfly, it has a second driving station with a stunning view of the sea. Seamlessly integrated into the boat’s line, the Sportfly has a double bench seat, converting to a sun-lounger, beside the driver’s seat, as well as a comfortable saloon seating up to five guests.