U.S. sportfish builder Weaver Boatworks has announced that hull No. 4 in its superyacht-size sportfish series is underway.

Weaver superyacht sportfish megayacht luxury yacht

Image of Weaver’s latest superyacht sportfish, the 80ft Escapade

Designed to reach tournament trail high speeds, the 80ft Escapade will be powered by twin 2,600hp MTU M94s, giving her a max speed of 45 knots and a cruise speed of 38 knots. A “slow cruise” of 30 knots will allow her to burn only 105 gallons of fuel per hour. Donald L. Blount and Associates designed the hull form, and she is constructed in cold-moulded wood.

Escapade will accommodate 12 in a full-beam master, two VIP staterooms and a cabin with four bunks. She is due to launch November 2013. Weaver’s latest launch is 85ft Mantra, currently fishing in the Indian Ocean and Seychelles, and also underway is the 75ft Happy Daze due to launch in fall 2014.

Weaver Boatworks
Jim Weaver
T: +1 410 867 8757
E: jim@weaverboatworks.com
W: www.weaverboatworks.com

 
For more superyacht news and industry analysis, follow Boat International on Twitter and Facebook
 

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

Enter your email address

PARTNER PROMOTION
Email Address
Password
Remember me?
Lost your Password?
Enter your account email address here and we'll send you an email containing instructions for resetting your password.
The information you provide in this request form will be sent directly to the yacht broker. We will not share your information with any other person. View full Privacy Policy for further information.
To:
Your name*
Your email*
Your message*
* These details are mandatory

BROKER DETAILS