Westport motor yacht Desperado sold
by Malcolm Maclean
Built in GRP by US yard Westport to a design by William Garden and delivered in 2005 as a Westport 130 model, this tri-deck yacht offers exceptional luxury, convenience and privacy with elegant lines and a spirited performance. High quality materials, components and technology ensure exceptional reliability and uninterrupted enjoyment. Accommodation is for up to ten guests in five cabins comprising a master suite, two VIP suites and a convertible twin, all with entertainment centres and en-suite bathroom facilities.
The skylounge has access to the boat deck, which offers casual dining for up to ten guests, an eight-person Jacuzzi, and stairs leading to the flybridge and aft deck.
In 2013 Desperado had an upgrade to the tune of nearly $2 million, including an all-new interior with new furnishings, fabrics, carpet, linens, overheads, wall coverings and much more. In addition to her interior upgrade she has had new zero speed stabilisers and a bow thruster installed, plus all new high definition televisions and audio visual upgrades.
Twin 2,735hp MTU diesel engines deliver a 20 knot cruising speed and a range of 3,450 nautical miles at 12 knots.
Desperado was asking $8,500,000.