Founded in 1964 by Michel Dufour, the shipyard of the same name settled in La Rochelle. The first models, Sylphe, Arpège and Safari, are selling well, yet in the mid-70s the first financial worries appear. In 1976 Dufour was taken over by Baron Bich, who will work with famous architect for new Dufour sailboats. In 1988 Dufour the management changes again and becomes Dufour Yacht which began an expansion by purchasing many shipyards. In 2010 Bavaria takes control of Dufour Yacht.
Website : www.dufour-yachts.com
There are 11 "Dufour" sailboats on Sailboat-Data.
|Dufour 1300||23.8 ft||1974|
|Dufour 1800||24.9 ft||1979|
|Dufour 28 Mezzo||28.7 ft||1983|
|Dufour 2800||27.0 ft||1977|
|Dufour 30 Classic||29.4 ft||1996|
|Dufour 36 Classic||35.3 ft||1999|
|Dufour 3800||30.5 ft||1980|
|Dufour 39||38.1 ft||1982|
|Dufour 4800||34.9 ft||1981|
|Dufour A9000||38.9 ft||1979|
|Dufour / Yachting France Dufour 42 / Lacoste 42||41.1 ft||1985|