Best Boats 2013: Neel 45—video
Eric Bruneel straddled the yellow line as he whipped the little Peugeot we were riding in deftly between a truck and an oncoming car on the road out of La Rochelle. He cut back into the right lane and quipped, “Life is too short to drive slow.”
The Neel 45 trimaran is the product of this kind of thinking. Bruneel loves to sail across oceans, but he doesn’t want to spend too much time doing it.