Leopard Owners Form Lifelong Friendships
When a freighter ship of brand new Leopard Catamarans arrives to the states with our newest yachts, they are brought to our docks in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where they are then commissioned, sea trialed and prepared for handover.
Brand new boat owners will typically find themselves surrounded by new neighbors who are also new boat owners while they are living aboard their yacht in Leopard’s marina slips. And what we have learned from meeting these owners is that it is inevitable that friendships will form.
2018 Leopard 40 Model Upgrades
We are excited to announce that we have made some enhancements to the successful Leopard 40. The Leopard 40 was the first of the Leopard Range to embrace the innovative layout with a forward facing galley, something that has now become a staple on the newer Leopard models. Continuing in the pursuit of innovation while taking into consideration customers and owner feedback, the 2018 model of the Leopard 40 now features aft cabin reconfigurations that offer more space below for added comfort.Read more
Leopard 40 Owner Completes an Atlantic Crossing
There is no such thing as a weekend when you live on a boat,” Leopard 40 owner, Eel, explains, and we would have to agree. There is nothing quite as liberating as knowing that you could go anywhere in the world at the drop of a hat. And while Eel and co. are set up for success in the Mediterranean for the time being, he has accomplished a fair amount in his short time of ownership.
Behind the Scenes in Bimini, Bahamas
Have you ever wondered how much time and effort goes into getting that perfect shot? The shot that can bring our yachts to life in a single image. Well, for starters, you can’t go wrong with catamarans in a post-card paradise.
Leopard Catamarans just recently did a shoot in Bimini, Bahamas with the three newest members of our catamaran family. Early mornings and long days are all a part of the job, but when you are surrounded by a turquoise paradise on a gorgeous new catamaran, the lines between work and play can get blurred. For the production crew, it was certainly more work than play, but the idea behind this shoot was for the photography crew to stand by and let the perfect shots unfold naturally.
We spent three days shooting, plus a day reserved on the front and back end for travel. For details on the full itinerary of our Leopard Catamaran photoshoot, keep reading!Read more
9 Essentials for Cruising in Comfort
One of the most exciting things about purchasing a yacht is getting to outfit your boat with all of the creature comforts that are available to help sailors relax while sailing the seven seas. Of course, the minimalist approach is something to be respected, and if that is your choice of accommodation, we have all of the admiration in the world.
For the rest of us who dream of passages made in a fully-equipped yacht, continue reading to find some of our recommended essentials for cruising in comfort.Read more
The Leopard 40: The Perfect Couple's Cruiser
There is a reason why the Leopard 40 is the perfect yacht, and you will discover why in this review. To receive a first-hand encounter on what it is like to spend a week aboard a Leopard 40, then check out this write up about one couple's week-long experience aboard a Moorings 4000, the well-equipped charter version of our Leopard 40.
Owners Love the Leopard 40
This cat has proven to be the complete package and has afforded buyers the leisure of not having to choose between performance, comfort and value. We had the opportunity to catch up with a couple of those buyers who have affirmed what everyone else is saying: Life is better with a Leopard.
Read the reviews below to discover why the Leopard 40 is the perfect blend of size, comfort and value.
Exclusive Full Range Review Compilation from Multihulls World
Sea Trials Compiled for Entire Range of Leopard Catamarans
With one of Europe's most prominent multihull shows around the corner in La Grande-Motte (southern France), Multihulls World Magazine has produced an exclusive guide to the entire line of Leopard Catamarans.
Leopard 40 proves to be the complete package in this Australian Multihull World Review
What was supposed to be a relaxing day sailing in Moreton Bay, off the coast of Queensland, turned out to be the sea trial of a lifetime. The Australian Multihull World writer, John Devers, shares with us the sailing capability that will launch the Leopard 40 far beyond its competitors. He also explains why buyers will not have to choose between comfort, convenience, performance and value.
Video: Leopard 40 with Media Commentary
Now that the press has had a chance to test the new Leopard 40, reviews are available in English, French, Spanish, Italian, and more. Take a look at some great aerial footage of the Leopard 40 underway, and see what the press have to say about her.
Leopard 40 Review in SAIL Magazine
Zuzana Prochazka jumped aboard the Leopard 40 during sea trials at the Miami Boat Show earlier this year. In her article, published this month on sailmagazine.com, she provides a thorough report on the boat, considering both performance and comfort, and concludes: "The compact Leopard 40 packs in almost all the amenities of a cat 10ft longer, but keeps the space at the dock and the demands on the wallet fairly reasonable."
Australian Multihull World Reviews the Leopard 40
As the summer season began in Nice, France, Kevin Green took an opportunity to jump aboard the Leopard 40 for a daysail. The Australian Multihull World writer put together a thorough review of this new model. In the report, he highlights her speed and quality of construction, in particular, but also praises just about every aspect of the cat.
Leopard 40 Launch Footage and Interviews from Cape Town
The launch of a new model is an exciting time for the designers, architects, builders, production supervisors, and everybody else involved in the creation of the yacht. The experts in Cape Town show their excitement in this interview series, and the staff at the factory shows their pride in the footage of the send-off. Watch the entire series to view the full story, including the sea trial in 35 knots of breeze.
Must See: New Robertson and Caine Video
This new Robertson and Caine corporate video provides an insightful look into the world-famous catamaran builder's history, facilities, production line, and team.
Introducing the Leopard 40
CLEARWATER, FL (October 2014) – Leopard Catamarans excitedly announces the new Leopard 40 which will make her U.S. debut in mid-February 2015 at the Miami Boat Show.