Re: Lean and mean, or meaningless?
There's at least a couple in BC.. one of which (Mc Fasttrack) has had a transom extension from original 65 to 70 feet. That boat has done at least one Vic Maui race, IIRC.
Probably the least expensive production "Maxi" every produced.
Incidentally, MacGregor also produced a 36 foot catamaran for a while...
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)