Video footage of Yachting World's trials aboard the new Lagoon 52ft and 39ft catamarans. The full report is in our November 2013 issue.

Lagoon’s latest offerings, the 52 and 39, have caused quite a stir. Contemporary looking models with beveled, straight stems, a key change from designers VPLP has been to move the masts dramatically further aft. The theory is to gain performance for less pitching and less effort, and provide more downwind sail options that are easily managed.

What these cats lack in performance or excitement they make up for in exterior space and comfort. See our November issue for more