2018 Elan E3 for Sale

£110,000 tax paid

Finance from £600.52 per month *

General Information

Make and Model Elan E3
Year 2018
Name "Panache"
Length Overall 30.33 feet (9.24 m)
Length to Water Line 28.5 feet (8.69 m)
Beam 10.6 feet (3.23 m)
Draft 7 feet (2.13 m)
Displacement 3,690 kilograms

Hull Fibreglass
Engine(s) Volvo Penta D1-20
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 imperial gallon
Water Tank Capacity 140
Heads 1
Location Bursledon, United Kingdom

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'Panache' meaning Elan, is very well specified and race originated Elan E3. She has a very strong inventory with a large array of racing sails by North and Ullman. Launched in March 2018, she has completed two seasons of racing in the Solent and now time to move on to her next owner. With the deep keel, chimed hull configuration the Elan E-Line range is designed and tested for performance and easy handling. VIDEO TOUR NOW AVAILABLE ON FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE


Designed by Rob Humphreys
Built by Elan Yachts Slovenia in 2018
Category A -  Ocean
FRP Hull, Deck, and Coachroof with VAILConstruction used
Twin rudders and wheels
Deep fin keel with T-bulb
Chined hull

LOA:  9.25m / 30'4''
LWL: 8.71m / 28'7''
BEAM: 3.22m / 10'7''
DRAFT: 2.15m / 7'1''
BALLAST: 895kg


Mechanicals and Electricals

Volvo Penta D1-20 Diesel Inboard
Saildrive with 2-blade Flex-0-fold propeller
Full Volvo Service history, last serviced Feb 2019

1 x 12v 70 amp/hr AGM Engine battery
1 x 12v 95 amp/hr AGM Domestic battery
Battery charger and engine alternator
Shore power connection with cable
230v Sockets in each cabin, galley and head
12v socket in cockpit

Rig and Sails

Selden tapered keel-stepped fractional aluminium anodised mast
Twin swept spreaders 
S/S Dyform standing rigging upgrade
Forestay with Furlex 200TD
Silver anodised aluminium single line reefing boom
Rigid vang with gas spring
Carbon re-retractable gennaker pole
Harken mainsheet track recessed in the cockpit sole
Upgraded mainsheet system with tweaker
Dyneema cascading backstay
Selden MDS slidders system

2 x Upgraded Harken B35.2 Halyard winches S/T
2 x Upgraded Harken B35.2 Jib Winces S/T
2 sets of Harken clutches
Upgraded Harke central mainsheet system with a tweaker
Dyneema halyards (Main, 2 x Jib and Gennaker)
Dyneema backstay with flicker
Harken carbo racing foil for forestay
Jib sheet inhaulers system
Jib sock

North 3DI Mainsail
North 3DI Light / Medium Endurance
North 3DI Furling Jib with vertical battens Medium / Heavey
North A2 Asymmetric spinnaker NO75


Light oak woodwork with Marple grey flooring
LED lighting throughout
Blinds and fly nets on all windows/hatches
Lockers and cupboards throughout
Courtesy lights in the companionway
Additional saloon upholstery covers for easy cleaning

Central folding leaf table  (Removable)
Linear settee on both sides

GALLEY - Portside
Top opening fridge, 12v with accumulation plate in the fridge  
S/S gas cooker with 2 rings with oven
Cooker and sink covers
A single sink with hot and cold mixer tap
Corian worktop

forward-facing chart table
reading spotlight (White and red)
Lockers above and below

Large double berth
Storage under berth, cupboard, and shelving
Reading lights

Large 'V' berth with infill
Hanging locker each side and shelving
Large opening hatch
reading lights

Deck Equipment

S/S Push and Pul pit
Guard wires
Fixed bow and stern cleats
Restrableable midship cleats
S/S removable swim ladder
Grab handles
Extra large cockpit locker stbd with access ladder
Gas bottle in locker
Mainsail cover with name
Wheel and binnicle covers

Navigational Equipment

2 x B&G Zeus 7 chartplotter displays mounted on rotating plotter pods
1 x B&G AC42 Autopilot system with controller keypad
2 x B&G Triton Log/Depth/Wind system on garage above compainion way
2 x Additional B&G Triton displays (One at each wheel)
B&G Go Free Wi-Fi module for connection to Chartplotters
B&G V50 VHF with remote H50 handset

Fusion RA 70 FM Radio/ipod/iphone/ USB docking station
Fusion speakers in saloon and cockpit
Fusion MS-NRX200 Remote control in cockpit

Safety Equipment

2 x fire extinguishers
Medical kit
Navigational lights
Tricolour LED at the top of mast
Safety ladder
Manual and electric bilge pumps


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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