Dufour 40 Performance for sale

Lefkas, Greece

Listed price €79,000 EUR

Tax Paid / Included

General information
Dufour 40 Performance
Used sail boat for sale
$86,053 USD | Listed price €79,000 EUR
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Dufour Yachts
Length overall
Length waterline
Fin Keel
Lefkas, Greece

About this Dufour 40 Performance


Williams & Smithells Ltd - Dufour 40 Performance. Built 2007. Popular, fast cruiser for those who enjoy higher pace sailing without compromise to comfort. Volvo D2-55 Saildrive  55hp with 3 blade folding prop, sloop rigged with detachable cutter/inner stay, full sail wardrobe new main 2020, comprehensive navigation and safety equipment, accommodation for up to 6 in 3 double cabins plus 2 saloon berths. €79,000


White GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Monohull shape
Lead fin keel
Blade rudder
Wheel steering


Volvo D2-55 55 H.P. 2007 engine
Hours 2900 (April 2019)
Volvo gearbox
Sail drive
3 Bladed folding propeller
Electric Energy D400 wind generator

Seals changed on Sail Drive between sea water and oil from gear box and changed big rubber sealing between sea water and engine room Jan 2020.


12 V + 220 V systems
4x100Ah whisper-gel domestic batteries
90 Ah Engine starter battery
Charging via engine, shore power, wind generator and trickle solar
25A Quick battery charger
27W Flexcell solar panel (Trickle Charge only.
A-Frame in place, suitable for larger, more powerful Solar Panels)
220V Shore power
300W Belkin inverter


160ltrs Plastic fuel tank
2 x 160ltrs Plastic water tanks
40ltrs Plastic holding tank

Rig and Sails

Sloop rigged
Detachable cutter rig (inner forestay)
Aluminium SparCraft mast
Inox standing rigging
Original rigging
Spinnaker gear (No Sail)

White slab mainsail (new for 2020 in Dacron)
2xWhite furling genoa (2008,2012)
White storm jib (2009)

2x Harken 48 ST genoa sheet winches
2x Harken 44 ST halyard winches


Sleeps 6 in 3 cabins (3xdoubles,2 x saloon berths )
Mahogany interior joinery
20L Calorifier
2 x Heads with showers
1,95m Headroom


Eno Cooker
2 x Hobs
Inox sink
Cutlery and crockery
Cooking utensils
Pots and pans
Clock and barometer


Electric 1000W Quick Windlass
Windlass can be operated from helm with extended cable
20kg Delta anchor with 50m 10mm chain plus extra 30 m Line
15kg anchor with 50m Line (not chain)
+- 100m warps
10 x Fenders
Boat hook
Swimming ladder
Swimming platform
Deck shower
Spray hood
Nav lights


Plastimo compass
Raymarine speed log
Raymarine ST 60 wind indicator
Raymarine GPS
Raymarine C70 plotter
Raymarine echosounder
Raymarine ST 6002
Raymarine radar
Raymarine RAY 54E VHF
All Pilot books for Med sea (Imray)
2 x Memory cards for west and East Med and Caribbean


8 man Plastimo 52303 life raft
Fire blanket
3 x Fire extinguishers
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
6 x Life Jackets
Radar reflector


2,3m Fourwind tender (2013)
Tohatsu 3,5 H.P. outboard engine
Carried on deck


Yacht is in regular seasonal use for about 2 months every year and maintained accordingly.

Title Documents and Tax

List of All documents seen prior to setting details live for marketing.

Czech Certificate of Registry
Copy tax invoice 19% from distributor to current owner 2008
Copy 2007 Builders Certificate to Dufour Distributor
Copy Type Ce Conformity Certificate

Disclaimer and Travelling to Inspect

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith, in this case we are acting as Brokers only.  Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Please contact us to book an appointment to inspect any yacht before you book flights or pay for travel. This is to ensure you have a confirmed booking in our diary with the right amount of time allocated to inspect the yachts you want. Our yachts are not all in one marina, yard or harbour and in season do change locations. To avoid disappointment, call or email before you make travel plans. 

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Contact Information

Trusted British Yacht Brokers, Established almost 40 years, permanent offices in Lefkas, Ionian Greece & Portsmouth, UK. We specialise in live aboard blue water cruisers. Experienced, Professional, Qualified All Brokers are Full Members of ABYA, we work to a code of practice with safe Clients bank Accounts and carry PI Insurance. As Agents for Allures Yachting we represent a blue water brand of cruiser, Aluminium hulls, GRP topsides and Lifting keels. Experience our Service we sell yachts nothing else. Call us for a chat 00 44 (0)1329 827053

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Williams and Smithells - Greece Office

Lefkas Marina
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