March 1, 2011

New Model: Hatteras GT63

Hatteras launches the third of its new sweet looking GT Series sportfish yacht line with the presentation of the GT63 in Miami. Unlike the previous other 60, and 54 GTs, the 63 is a totally new model. A new hull which if compared with the 64 Convertible is sixteen centimeters wider, and has a less draft of 22 centimeters. The GT63 impresses for its interior spaces and choices, offering three different main and lower deck layouts. The standard plan is four cabins, eight berths, three shower head layout. The other options are an office in replacement of the fourth bunk cabin, and galley down full on entertainment two L-shaped settees saloon plan. Both the optional layouts sacrifice the fourth bunk cabin, in this case sleeping six in three cabins. The GT63 has a three choices of Cat engines from standard 1600 up to 1900hp. With the big engine choice top speed is similar as the smaller GT54, that is reaching 41 knots, with all time max cruising being one knot less at 36 knots.
Technical Data:
LOA - 20.4 m (66.9ft) including pulpit
LOA - 19.46 m
Waterline Length - 17.2 m
Beam - 6.10 m
Draft - 1.25 m
Displacement - 46266 kg
Fuel Capacity - 7192 l
Water Capacity - 1022 l
Accommodation - 8 berths in 4 cabins, 6 berths in 3 cabins
Engines - 2 x Cats C32 1600hp, C32 1800, C32ACERT 1900hp
Propulsion - line shaft in semi prop tunnels
Speed - 41 knots max, 36 knots cruise with 1900hp
Construction - Isophtalic gel coat, Vinilester resin, fiberglass stringers with steel in key locations www.hatterasyachts.com