THE NEW EXCESS 12 FROM GROUP BENETEAU - INSPIRED BY RACING FOR CRUISING PLEASURE
Naval Architect: VPLP Design
Interior Design: Nauta Design
With the choice of three or four cabins, the EXCESS 12 is the ideal entertainer and the perfect family catamaran. Light filled and contemporary interiors are bright and open, connecting seamlessly with the outside. Spaces above and below deck provide the ultimate on-water experience.
The view from the double helm, the finesse of the sail trimming and the high aspect rig ratio are all designed to meet the requirements of the new generation of sailor who wants a fast, beautiful boat adapted to the new ways of envisioning life at sea.
DARE TO BE IMMODERATE
Super high aspect ratio rig
Aft double steering station
Sleek lines, elegant proportions, perfect balance
Distinctive grey hull
Signature running rigging
Pulse line: a boosted rig to thrill your senses (+ 10% SA/DSP)
Signature textile lifelines with fluorescent plaits
Dyneema steering cables to improve responsiveness and sensitivity
Titanium coated aluminium stanchions and cleats
Three tailored ambiences to choose from
Optional sliding sunroof
Twin forward trampolines and sun lounging area
Three to four cabins (from 4 to 12 berths)
PERFECT FOR THE FAMILY
EXCESS 12 is perfect for cruising with the family. A choice of spaces for relaxing means there are plenty of options for spending time together.
The generous cockpit includes a dining space and lounge seating for eight or more people.
And the aft twin helms ensure the skipper is always part of the action.
The light filled saloon, fully glazed with wrap-around windows is perfectly formed with a fitted kitchen, generous dining space and navigation table.
Forward, a large lounging area overlooks twin trampolines and is sure to be the favourite spot for having fun in the sun.
SUNROOF OR GATEWAY TO THE STARS?
The optional, fully retractable sunroof runs the length of the cockpit and can be trimmed to suit your needs.
Adapt the boat according to your mood and the elements.
Cover up for privacy and protection or allow the roof to vanish and gain a clear view of the sky, a perfect vision of the sails and a fresh breeze at anchor.
DOUBLE HELM GENIUS
Borrowing from monohull yacht design, the genius of the double aft helm is key to establishing a connection with the sea. The responsive and sensitive steering gives you ultimate command at the wheel with all controls coming back to the helm.
From one steering station to another, EXCESS 12 opens to for an ideal view of the sails, the sea and the bows. Get thrilling sensations at the wheel in an intimate connection with your boat. Manoeuvring control is at your fingertips!
VPLP Design brings their expertise and signature flair to EXCESS. The award-winning naval architect firm is renowned for both their catamaran designs and for creating some of the world's most innovative racing boats.
EXCESS 12 is a sophisticated, balanced and refined boat with a strong personality: sleek lines, elegant proportions, perfect balance. Its design embodies both sportsmanship and modernity.
LIGHT AND MODERN
Light was the key word used by acclaimed Nauta design when creating the EXCESS interiors. Simple yet luxurious finishes deliver a fresh and contemporary feel.
Cedar and white-blend woodwork and untinted windows allow light to flood through, creating an instant connection with sky and sea. The choice of three or four cabins makes the EXCESS 12 the perfect family cruiser.
EXCESS 12 can be customised too, with three carefully designed ambience packages.
The Excess 12 is now in Australia, avaiilable to see and test with Flagstaff Marine.