Performance 45E



The streamlined Dufour 45E Performance elegantly leaves other category models behind. The fruit of a team of passionate designers, this model is designed for sailors who demand the best in terms of looks, performance, safety, ease of handling, space and cruising comfort.

A cruising sailboat

This fast and comfortable 14-metre sailboat is perfect for racing and for sailing with a scaled-down crew.

The Dufour 45E Performance  has a flowing roof, an uncluttered deck and a wide and protective cockpit. Its high quality fittings combined with the famous Dufour yacht ergonomic design ensure ease of handling.

At the helm of this racer, designed for fast ocean cruising, you will feel like nothing can stop you.

Ultimate pleasure

Despite its sporty profile, the Dufour 45E Performance offers an interior of a size and design worthy of a large cruising yacht, to such an extent that many sailors have noted its superiority on this point over boats designed purely for comfort. Its perfect, warm and functional interior cannot fail to impress, along with its many portholes and deck panels ensuring optimum light and ventilation.

An unrivalled travel companion, the Dufour 45E Performance guarantees shared emotions, making its crew feel truly alive and free.