Beneteau Oceanis RunningBy Andy Adams

Another interesting aspect of today's changing lifestyles is the desire to be able to have what you want, not necessarily what a designer thinks you ought to have. To best tailor their latest design to the individual buyer, Beneteau has just introduced their Oceanis 35 model which is available in three different configurations; Day Sailor, Weekender or Cruiser. 

Buyers can choose the layout that best suits them. Almost everything is an option and they can modify the number of cabins, their partition or openness, the galley space and even details like the inclusion of a separate shower or helm seat.

Beneteau Oceanis 35 InteriorAt the same time, this brand-new design incorporates features like hard chines for speed and stability, a drop transom and a handsome arch to make the cockpit more comfortable and the sheeting easier.


For the complete 2015 Boat Design and Innovation article check out the February 2015 issue of Canadian Yachting, or view the digital version here.