April 27, 2010

New Model: Meridian 541 Sedan

Premiered during the 2010 Miami show Meridian presented its much waited new 541 Sedan model. Part of the Brunswick Group, Meridian has been best selling flybridge boat in recent years in the US and this new second in size model in its line up aims to consolidate its leading position between the forty to sixty feet sizes. The new Meridian 541 takes a leap into the future with very modern exterior looks, and technological advances. Its accommodation offers a three stateroom layout and sleeping capacity for six persons. As many recent fifteen metre plus motor yacht the 541 will feature the must have full wide beam owners suite, and a main deck of respectable comfort which also has recent client demanded trends as the aft galley. You also get to choose between a lower helm station or a full uncluttered sofa in the raised fore part of the saloon. The Meridian 541 Sedan also gets to be the first flybridge motor yacht in the world using a ZF Zeus pod drives with twin 610 hp Cummins combination. If one wants more speed a more powerful twin Cummins 715hp with larger ZF Zeus pods is available. This option also being another industry first.
Technical Data:
LOA - 16.40 (53.9ft)
Beam - 4.72 m
Accommodation - 6 berths in 3 cabins
Engines - Cummins QSC8.3 600hp, QSM11 715hp
Propulsion - ZF Zeus, ZF Zorro aft looking dual propeller pods
Construction - vinylester resin, hand laid fiberglass
Certification - NMMA