Circa Marine Explorer Yacht Iceberg For Sale
by Malcolm Maclean
Iceberg is the first and only FPB 97 series passage maker motor yacht designed by Dashew Offshore in the United States and built in aluminium by New Zealand yard Circa Marine with delivery in 2014. Her rugged exterior belies an elegant, comfortable interior in sapele mahogany that accommodates seven guests in three cabins comprising a master suite, double and a triple bunk guest cabin, all with full en suite facilities.
The main deck saloon offers a large fully equipped kitchen to port and a bar with cocktail cupboards to starboard. The roomy saloon features an eight-seater dining table, with a large couch to starboard facing a lift-up flatscreen television set to port. This area has a panoramic view of the sea through continuous wrap around windows on all four sides, as well as a navigation station with a full complement of electronics.
As of November 2019, Iceberg has completed 51,687 nautical miles of blue water cruising through 16 different coastlines and has made the passage from the South Pacific up to the Caribbean, along with two Atlantic crossings. Her top speed is 14.5 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 5,000 nautical miles at 11.7 knots with power coming from two 300hp John Deere diesel engines. For added comfort, she is fitted with Naiad zero speed stabilisers.
Lying in Imperia, Italy, Iceberg is asking €6,750,000.