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First 44 Arriving Early 2023

ARRIVING EARLY 2023 and TURNKEY READY! This sail-away price is for a fully spec'd vessel, landed in NZ, taxes paid.

Fully Spec'd price $1,133,000 NZD

BENETEAU’s new FIRST 44 is an intuitively designed and comfortable yacht that promises endless sailing amusement. She is imbued with the style of Lorenzo Argento, a unique combination of elegance and modernism.This cruising version features teak decks, a cockpit table and a fixed point mainsheet system make relaxing on deck comfortable, while a further aft positioned mast and an alternative deck layout that has 4 winches in close proximity to the helm make for a more user friendly cruising experience. 

The powerful, well-balanced hull shape, combined with the generous sail plan will deliver satisfaction to those who love the sensation of sailing. Fully crewed regattas were used as a foundation for the research and development of the deck ergonomics for the performance model.
Her two-head, three-cabin design is composed of superior materials that are seamlessly blended together. The saloon's arrangement, with a six-seater transversal table adjacent to the sofa and nav station, boasts mobility between the galley and master suite emphasizing the sense of spaciousness.The FIRST 44 is a natural combination between the FIRST 36 and FIRST 53, enhancing and redefining performance, elegance, and comfort in equal measure. 

Key Features:

  • Cruising version
  • Generous Sail Plan
  • Fixed point mainsheet system
  • Cruising Keel/Mast Combo
  • Streamlined interior layout
  • Hydraulic adjustable backstay

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  • Naval architect: Roberto Biscontini
  • Interior design: Lorenzo Argento
  • Length Over All: 14.15 m
  • Hull Length: 13.15
  • Hull Beam: 4.25 m
  • Light Displacement: 10 660 kg
  • Fuel tank capacity: 220 L
  • Fresh water capacity: 370 L
  • Max Engine Power (Hp): 57 HP
  • CE Certification: A

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