November 29, 2011

New Model: Absolute 43 STY

In a very difficult economic year the Italian builder Absolute showed great courage presenting five new models for the fall of 2011.  One of the new models is the 43 STY which is based on the hull lines of the 43 Fly presented in the fall of 2010.  The new Absolute apart this follows different characteristics of a fully enclosed all year using sport cruiser with fully opening patio doors, side doors, and sun roof.  The Absolute 43 STY which stands for sport yacht will also offer a distinctive three double cabins lower deck layout.  A two cabin layout is also available.  In the standard three cabin format the owners cabin is located to fore.  Power will be from twin Volvo 370 or 435hp with propulsion following the use of IPS pods also in the new Absolute.  IPS are used or available in thirteen Absolutes, that is all the Italian builder models minus the entry level 40 STC.
Technical Data:
LOA - 13.65 m (44.7ft)
Beam - 4.15 m
Fuel Capacity - 1100 l
Water Capacity - 400 l
Accommodation - 6 berths in 3 cabins, 4 berths in 2 cabins
Max Persons - 10
Engines - 2 x Volvo D6 370hp, D6 435hp
Propulsion - Volvo IPS500, or IPS600 dual propeller forward looking pods
Project - Absolute Research and Development Lab
Certification - CE B