August 15, 2015

Project: Viking 80 Convertible

Viking is a builder which never stops, and this project of the 80 Convertible is testimony for its ongoing development program.  The new Viking 80 continues a pursuit to perfection, and it's research and design department have developed a hull which follows the incredible data achieved from the successful 62 and much acclaimed new 92 flagship model.  The 80 Convertible will feature a Convex Vee shape hull with a fine entry which reduces to a medium 12.5 degrees aft, and an incredible attention to weight distribution.  Below the Viking 80 will feature a five stateroom layout including in all this is a full beam owners cabin, and two large guest cabins.  Power will come from the large third generation 2635hp MTU with tank testing models predicting a 40 knots top speed, and a cruise in medium thirties.