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Lavezzi 40 is a Cruising catamaran built by Fountaine Pajot and designed by Joubert Nivelt Design. Her first hull was built in 2002 and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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LAVEZZI 40 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft11.92 m / 39.10 ft
Designer(s)Joubert Nivelt Design
categoryCruising catamaran
Hull TypeCatamaran
Number of Hulls Built227
First Hull Built2002
Last Hull Built2009
AppendagesSkegs skeg on each hull
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderTwin spade rudders
CockpitAft cockpit
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi fractional
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal560 L / 147.9 gal


Overall Length (LOA) 11.92 m / 39.10 ft
Hull Length11.9 m / 39 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)11.61 m / 38.1 ft
Beam (width)6.5 m / 21.4 ft
Draft1.1 m / 3.7 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 6200 kg / 13669 lb
Maximum Displacement6000 kg / 13228 lb


Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)112
Sail Area to Displacement27.82
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement26.67 m²/T / 287 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL17.56 m / 57.7 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders1
Spreaders AngleSwept-back (diamond)
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing RiggingContinuous
Reported Sail Area90.02 m² / 969.00 ft²
Upwind Sail Area90 m² / 969 ft²
Mainsail Area55 m² / 592 ft²
Genoa Area35 m² / 377 ft²

Engine Room

Engine(s)2 inboard engines
Engine(s) Power18 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity250 L / 66 gal

Below Deck

Maximum Headroom6.8 ft * 2.05 m