BENETEAU 523 Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of BENETEAU 523. Built by Beneteau and designed by Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot), the boat was first built in 2001. It has a hull type of Fin w/bulb & spade rudder and LOA is 16.25. Its sail area/displacement ratio 26.52. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on Diesel.

BENETEAU 523 has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about BENETEAU 523 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:16.25 m / 53.31 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
S.A. (reported):150.87 m2 / 1623.95 ft2
Draft (max):2.35 m / 7.71 ft
Displacement:14000 kg / 30864.68 lbs
Ballast:4974 kg / 10965.78 lbs
Designers:Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)
LWL:14.63 m / 48.00 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:23.95
Capsize Screening Formula:2.05

Rig And Sail Specs

I:19.88 m / 65.22 ft
S.A. Fore:18.25 m / 59.88 ft
E:6.79 m / 22.28 ft
S.A. Fore:62.92 m2 / 677.27 ft2
S.A. Main:61.96 m2 / 666.93 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)124.89 m2 / 1344.30 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:750 L / 198.13 gals


Water:450 L / 118.88 gals


Designers:Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)


Who designed the BENETEAU 523?

BENETEAU 523 was designed by Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot).

Who builds BENETEAU 523?

BENETEAU 523 is built by Beneteau.

When was BENETEAU 523 first built?

BENETEAU 523 was first built in 2001.

How long is BENETEAU 523?

BENETEAU 523 is 14.63 m in length.

What is mast height on BENETEAU 523?

BENETEAU 523 has a mast height of 18.25 m.

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