Azimut 85

Boat Tests


Builder: Azimut

Model: 85

Model Year: 2005

Boat Type: Megayacht (> 80')

LOA: 88'0"

Beam: 21'0"

Draft: 5'10"

Weight: 176,400 lbs.

Standard Power: 2/1,825-hp Caterpillar C32A diesel inboards

Optional Power: 2/1,572-mhp Caterpillar C30, 2/1,675-mhp Caterpillar C32, or 2/2,030-mhp MTU 16V 2000 M91 diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 2,378 gal.

Water Capacity: 396 gal.


143-lb. anchor with 246-ft. 12mm chain
2-kW bow windlass
2/1.2-kW stern mooring winches
1,320-lb. hydraulic tender hoist
electro-hydraulic swim ladder
four-burner Gaggenau cooktop
29-cu.-ft. Sub-Zero refrigerator
touchscreen vessel monitoring system
2/33-kW Kohler gensets
Raytheon/Autohelm navigation electronics
Sony LCD TVs: 42” in saloon, 32” in master, 26” in VIP
Sony CD players in guest cabins and flying bridge
3/24-volt bilge pumps
manual bilge pump
emergency engine-driven bilge-pump system
Sea-Fire FM200 fire-extinguishing system
sea-water fire hose
144,000-Btu Cruisair A/C
2/Glen-dinning Cablemasters


tropical air conditioning
hardtop w/ electrically operated canvas
spotlights on aft flying bridge
Deep Sea underwater lights
Sea Energy maneuvering joystick
full electronic package
Technoblue multimedia PC/video/TV/stereo systems
bow-thruster protection
ice maker on flying bridge
flying-bridge teak sole
hydraulic cockpit table
27-hp hydraulic bow and stern thrusters
speed control for ER fans and extractors
wine cooler
larger range/grill top

This article originally appeared in the April 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.