Bavaria Vision 46

4.7 from 3 Reviews


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Bavaria Vision 46 Review

Toby Hodges  
Reviewed Sep 2016
This smart new voluminous cruiser from Bavaria certainly looks the part, with innovative design touches and styling by Design Unlimited, but how did she perform at sea?
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Bavaria Yachts pursues a new vision

Suzana Prochazka  
Reviewed Sep 2016
The Bavaria Vision 46 has a nearly plumb bow and carries its beam well aft which creates good room in the cockpit as well as in the interior below. The fractional Selden rig with double aft-swept spreaders carries a 110 percent jib and an in-mast furling mainsail. A fully battened main is optional.

Like the Cruiser 45, the Vision 46 has twin helms, but unlike its predecessor, the 46 has only a single deep rudder which not only drops complexity, it surely must also reduce cost. So it’s not surprising that Bavaria came back to this...
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A fast, state-of-the-art cruiser

John Kretschmer  
Reviewed Sep 2016
It was perfect weather to test sail the Farr-designed Bavaria Vision 46. A moderate breeze out of the northwest off Annapolis, Maryland, made for flat water, and the fact that it was a Wednesday in October meant that there was little other traffic on the Chesapeake Bay.

The few sailors who were nearby were treated to views of a handsome, long-waterline cruiser that flaunts a powerful look with an almost plumb bow, beam carried well aft, moderate sheer and a straight transom...
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