Size Surprise

Why the Elan Impression 43 stands tall in comfort over the Elan Impression 45.1

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Elan 45.1 vs Elan 43 - The winner may surprise you.

                                                             Elan Impression 45.1:                                                                                 Elan Impression 43:

Size and Dimensions:

Larger dimensions potentially providing more deck space.Despite being smaller, it offers enhanced overall spaciousness and comfort.

Deck Layout:

Its larger size may allow for more deck amenities and options.Prioritizes ergonomic design, ensuring every inch of the deck is optimized for comfort and functionality.

Interior Design:

Spacious interior layout but may not maximize every inch for comfort.Utilizes modern design principles to offer a more luxurious and comfortable interior, with attention to detail for a premium experience.

Cabin Configuration:

Offers a standard cabin layout without much customization.Provides flexible cabin configurations, catering to individual preferences and needs, enhancing comfort for all occupants.


Larger size may contribute to slightly better performance in certain conditions.Focuses on optimized hull design and weight distribution for superior sailing performance, ensuring a smooth and responsive ride.


Size might affect maneuverability in tight spaces.Smaller size and advanced engineering result in enhanced maneuverability, making it easier to handle even in challenging conditions.


Classic design with a larger profile.Incorporates sleek and modern aesthetics, appealing to those seeking contemporary style and elegance.

Technology Integration:

May offer standard technology features but might not be as cutting-edge.Integrates the latest technology advancements for navigation, entertainment, and comfort systems, enhancing the overall sailing experience.

Comfort at Sea:

Provides a comfortable sailing experience but may lack some of the finer details for extended journeys.Prioritizes comfort at sea with features like improved insulation, noise reduction, and ventilation, ensuring a relaxing and enjoyable voyage.

Cost and Value:

Typically priced lower due to its older model status.Despite potentially being pricier, offers greater value with its advanced features, comfort, and performance enhancements.


1 x 50 HP
( 1 x 37,28 kW )

1 x 57.0 HP
( 1 x 42,50 kW )

Length overall:

13.51 m  I  44'4''13.32 m  I  43'8''
Hull length:

13 m  I  42'8''12.82 m  I  42'

Length at waterline:

11.44 m  I  37'6''12.20 m  I  40'


4.18 m  I  13'9''4.25 m  I  13'11''

Draft (standard):

1.9 m  I  6'3''1.95 m  I  6'5''

Draft (option):

1.6 m  I  5'3''1.70 m  I  5'7''

What information is showcased on Elan Yacht's official site when exploring the Elan 45.1?

Upon attempting to explore the Elan 45.1 on Elan's official website, it is stated: "This model has been DISCONTINUED. The Elan Impression 45.1 is no longer available. Please consider the newer and larger Elan Impression 43 instead."

In conclusion, while the Elan Impression 45.1 may have boasted larger dimensions and potentially offered more deck space, its discontinuation in favor of the Elan Impression 43 speaks volumes. The Elan Impression 43 emerges as the superior choice for several compelling reasons:

◉ Enhanced overall spaciousness and comfort: despite its smaller size, the Elan 43 prioritizes ergonomic design, ensuring that every inch of the deck is optimized for comfort and functionality. This translates into a more comfortable sailing experience for guests.

◉ Flexible cabin configurations: unlike the standard cabin layout of the Elan 45.1, the Elan 43 offers flexible cabin configurations, catering to individual preferences and needs. This customization enhances comfort for all onboard.

◉ Advanced engineering for maneuverability: the Elan 43 boasts advanced engineering, resulting in enhanced maneuverability, even in challenging conditions. This makes it easier to handle and maneuver, providing added confidence to sailors.

◉ Cutting-edge technology integration: with the latest technology advancements integrated for navigation, entertainment, and comfort systems, the Elan 43 ensures a modern and seamless sailing experience, surpassing the potentially outdated features of the Elan 45.1.

◉ Greater value: despite potentially being priced slightly higher, the Elan 43 offers greater value with its advanced features, enhanced comfort, and superior performance. This makes it a worthwhile investment for those seeking a premium sailing experience.

In summary, the Elan Impression 43 stands tall as the better choice over the discontinued Elan Impression 45.1, delivering superior comfort, flexibility, maneuverability, technology integration, and overall value for sailors seeking an exceptional sailing experience.

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