Beneteau Gran Turismo 40

A sporty, streamlined cruiser boasting space, power and speed.

Fast and Stable

A manageable size with Air Step® hull and stern drive propulsion, the GT40 is incredibly stable and promotes excellent sea keeping qualities.

Fluid Acceleration

Enjoy powerful yet smooth acceleration as well as controlled maneuverability and docking with the Volvo joystick control.

Large Swim Platform

Enjoy hassle-free bathing with a large 1.30m swim platform that lowers to just below the water's surface.

Bring the Outside In

Open the hardtop and side glazing to create a large and bright cockpit.

Beneteau Gran Turismo 40 Overview

The Gran Tursimo 40 recreates the sport cruiser concept, designed by the talented hands of Nuvolari and Lenard she combines generous spaces, power and speed. The slender line of the Gran Tursimo 40, underlined by her hardtop emphasise her pronounced sporty character. Her manageable size, remarkable Air Step® hull and stern drive propulsion give her incredible stability resulting in exceptional sea keeping qualities. The acceleration on the Turismo 40 is as powerful as it is fluid, and manoeuvrability and docking has never been easier thanks to the Volvo joystick control. This boat offers the ultimate in quality cruising, with her central driving console and space in the cockpit that is generous and organised in such a way that it can seat up to 11 people. The layout of the lower deck gives you a feeling of space unrivalled on a boat this size. Facing the spacious saloon is a proper fully-fitted galley with the two cabins sitting fore and aft of the saloon.
  • LOA 12,55 m / 41’2’’
  • Cruising Speed 25-28 knots
  • Range 178 NM @ 23 knots
  • Cabins Two plus Saloon
  • Fuel Capacity Twin 325 litre tanks

Key Features

Beneteau Gran Turismo 40 cockpit
Create a bright and airy cockpit with the retractable sunroof and side glazing.
Beneteau Gran Turismo 40 bathing platform
The generous 1.30m swim platform lowers to just below the water's surface to, not only provide easy access to the water, but stabilize the boat at anchor too.
Beneteau Gran Turismo 40 master cabin
Positioned forward, the master berth features a large double bed and panoramic windows. A second cabin can be laid out as a double or twin.


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  • Designer Nuvolari - Lenard
  • Base Price £244,495 ex VAT
  • On the Water Price £265,910 ex VAT
  • LOA 12,55 m / 41’2’’
  • Hull Length 11,5 m / 37’9’’
  • Maximum Beam 3,87 m / 12’8’’
  • Maximum Power Available Twin Volvo D6-370HP
  • Cruising Speed 25-28 knots
  • Maximum Speed 37-38 knots
  • Maximum Range 178 NM @ 23 knots
  • Dry (Light) Weight 7 650 kg / 16,861 lbs
  • Cabins Two plus Saloon
  • Standard Fuel Capacity Twin 325 litre tanks
  • Standard Water Capacity 200 Litres


Nick Hatfield

Beneteau Power Brand Manager

Nick is our Beneteau Power Brand Manager and has been an integral part of the Group since he joined to work weekends while at University! Nick took a full time position at Port Hamble shortly after graduating and was later delighted to move to our Lymington office where he soon assumed the role of Office Manager for this extremely busy branch of the network.

Excelling as a Brokerage Manager, Nick's appointment as the Beneteau Power Brand Manager, seemed a natural progression, and we are thrilled to have him back in the fold of Ancasta's head office in Port Hamble.

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