January 15, 2016

New Model: Viking 80 Enclosed Bridge

As happens with all Viking's above sixty feet in length, the World famous USA New Jersey boat builder presents a more all year round Enclosed Bridge versions to the 80 Convertible launched in the fall of 2015. The 80 Enclosed Bridge will offer a fully closed raised pilot house with helm station and a lounging saloon. Access to the Bridge will come from a staircase to starboard, and will feature a central helm station, L-shaped dinette, and two forward guest settees located to both sides of the helm. As the Convertible, the 80 Enclosed Bridge will feature five guest cabins below; owners room at midships, two VIP cabins to port side and forward, and two double bunk cabins to starboard. The living saloon will feature an area split in three sections; a Large C-shaped saloon, C-shaped dinette, and galley to port side. Power comes from twin MTU 2635hp which will give top speeds above forty knots, and cruise in the mid thirties.
Technical Data:
LOA - 24.54 m (80.6ft)
Beam - 6.5 m
Draft - 1.7 m
Displacement - 65980 kg
Fuel Capacity - 9842 l
Water Capacity - 1514 l
Accommodation - 10 berths in 5 cabins
Engines - MTU 2000V16 M96L 2635hp
Propulsion - line shaft with Veem S-class propellers
Top Speed - 40 knots max, 30 knots cruise
Hull Shape - modified Vee with 12.5 degrees deadrise aft
Construction - resin infused hull with Baltek end grain balsa, Aramid, E-glass fiberglass laminates