The fourth and largest in the Jeanneau Leader line, the Jeanneau Leader 40 was introduced at the Paris Boat Show in 2013.
A very large cockpit: seats, sun-pads and storage
The spacious Jeanneau Leader 40 can be equipped with a hydraulic gangway. You can also choose a hydraulic platform at the back. A key advantage is the big platform aft which transforms into a sun pad for several people when the seat back rest is lowered. When the back rest is upright there is room for one person to sunbathe. Under this there is a storage locker for a life raft and an inflatable tender. There is a
The U-shaped cockpit is equipped with a large folding table to accommodate several people, while the the sun-pad and sun-room are always available. Moving forward to the front of the boat, you’ll find a large, flat area where you can manipulate the anchor in safety. There is another storage compartment with room for fenders.
Leader 40 is very easy to maneuver
In front of the saloon there is a small galley equipped with a fridge and a sink, with storage underneath; you have the option of a grill fitted.
The pilot station is positioned under the sunroof. In front there is a huge, easily accessible sofa beneath
Relaxing and luminous
The masterpiece of the Leader 40 is the aft cabin: you’ll find a long sofa which converts to a berth. There are two single berths which can be linked by the back rest to form a huge double berth. There is an opening porthole on either side, and another communicating with the cockpit, giving good ventilation. You will find a washbasin in a bedside locker, complete with a seat. Facing the saloon, there is a mini-bar. You also have the option of a TV/DVD player. From the aft cabin there is daytime access to the head compartment, with a separate
The master cabin contains a big central bed, which can be extended to 2m wide by a geat Jeanneau innovation, the sliding seat. Underneath the berth there is a big storage area for all your equipment and luggage. From the master cabin you have direct access to the head compartment.