A perfect blue water cruiser, the Pilot Saloon 58 is the quintessence of Wauquiez expertise in terms of conception and high-end yacht building. The Pilot Saloon concept, launched by Henri Wauquiez over the last 20 years, continue to attract many sailors looking for a versatile sailing yacht, matching every sailing program and offering comfort, brightness and high performance.
A THOROUGHLY MODERN PROFILEN
A sleek-lined roof, large side windows underlined with a natural teak louver – a trademark of the « Pilot Saloon » range – have been extended at the aft to optimize visibility and brightness aboard. The opening portholes allow for excellent ventilation.
An elegant hull profile with 2 rectangular windows.A POWERFUL AND VERSATILE HULL
The hull, designed by Berret-Racoupeau Yacht Design, is powerful and well-balanced. It has been built to endure the harshest sailing conditions. Equipped with a 2,30-meter bulb keel, the Pilot Saloon 58 is stiff and efficient in all points of sailing.
2 optional keel drafts are available: 2.10m and 2,50m
An opening platform at the transom enables easy access to the tender garage.AN EFFICIENT DECK LAY-OUT
The sleek lines of the roof emphasize the yachts thoroughbred style.
The uncluttered deck offers great visibility forward thanks to the flush deck hatches and the control lines lead aft to the cockpit.
Several options of teak battens are available to match each owners use and style criteria.A SAFE AND COMFORTABLE COCKPIT
EQUIPMENT FOCUSED ON PERFORMANCE
- The helm station is equipped with all necessary assistance for single-handed sailing:
- the oversized winches are accessible from helm station. a « German system » main sheet, control lines lead aft to the cockpit,
- a self-tacking track can be integrated (option).
- 2 lockers and access to the tender garage at the helm station allows for easy access of the gear.
- A nd 2 retractable back feet have been designed to ensure more stability and maximum sailing comfort.
Fully equipped with Andersens stainless steel winches, Harkens Performance rigging and Dyneemas running rigging. The Pilot Saloon 58 deck hardware is focused on performance and has been selected for its very high quality and efficiency.
The 22 m mast guarantees efficiency and accurate handling. The 9/10 rig has wide angled spreaders and no running backstays.