2018 Fountaine Pajot 44

I’d met the Fountaine Pajot 44 at her world debut in a convention center at the Düsseldorf boat show. There, resting on the hard, her hullsides appeared expansive; the space between her hulls cavernous. One…
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2020 Fountaine Pajot MY40

Everyone, it seemed, had a reason to come to Portugal. Mine was tied up at the marina. The Fountaine Pajot MY40 had traveled on its own keel over 600 miles from La Rochelle, France—company HQ—to…
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Boat Review: 2019 Fountaine Pajot Astrea 42

When I asked Fountaine Pajot’s Laurent Fabre if the new Astrea 42 was replacing Fountaine Pajot’s earlier Helia 44, his response was a firm “Non!” The reason, he said, is the Astrea isn’t just a…
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