Salona 44 – Top Performances Yacht

Salona 44

Croatian Salona Yachts already found their place on the racecourses not only in the Adriatic but much broader. Respectively, they have built their reputation of a true racer but due to their quality, performances and popularity they are welcome in charter fleets as well.

Salona 44 refers to the model where performances are the most recognizable and the most distinguished features. She has 14.5 m length over all and her water line amounts to 12.16 m. The hull is designed with special regard to her light yet robust and solid construction.

Salona 44

The idea of a comfortable and alluring onboard life has led J&J designers when shaping elegant lines of Salona 44. The concept of combined features of family cruiser and fast racer on this model is not perfectly balanced. Her performances make her more racer than family cruiser, but there is also a solution for this issue. Extended working areas in the cockpit, generous sails surface and handy steering system along with ballast and keel combination are optimized for performance sailing and respectable results at the racecourse.

Her draught differs between 2.10 m and 2.55 m, depending on the type of the keel. The total sailing surface of 118.7 m² is divided between 57.6 m² of mainsail and 61.1 m² of furling genoa. Salona 44 is powered by 54 HP engine while her tanks hold 220 l of diesel, 320 l of fresh water. There is also a waste tank with the capacity of 42 l. Such performances allow Salona 44 to be categorized A – Ocean.

Salona 44 2

In addition, there are several performance options which make this yacht perfectly optimized for IRC and ORC certified races. The standard interior layout considers two aft cabins and one front cabin. One bathroom is placed to starboard, in front of the cabin and behind the chart table. The galley is to port in the spacious saloon which is equipped with dining table and a lot of storage space. Second bathroom to port divides the front cabin and the saloon.

Salona 44 Interior

The latest news from Salona Yachts mention the Salona Charter Edition. It is about the yachts based on the same hull construction as Salona 44 mentioned above. The redesigned Salona 44 Charter Edition refers to the novelty for the season 2015. First of all, the new version offers accommodation in four cabins equipped with two bathrooms while deck equipment is simplified, which makes this yacht very interesting for charterers.

The price of this yacht would also be more suitable for charter business than just for races. The layout in Charter Edition range includes the Simple, Comfort and Economic versions while yachts will be available through Charter Management, Ownership and Best Value Marketing Campaign programs. Further information on business opportunities and availability will be offered on upcoming boat shows throughout Europe.

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I wish you a calm sea, a fine wind and a strong mast!



Janko is a professional skipper in love with writing. Our most prolific blogger, he has sailed the Adriatic from the north to the south. With an incredibly broad array of interests, Janko is an expert in a variety of topics, all of which he delivers to our readers in a clear, imaginative and often humorous manner.

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