Beneteau Flyer GT 38

Boat Tests


Builder: Beneteau

Model: Beneteau Flyer GT 38

Model Year: 2012

Boat Type: Cruiser

Cabins 1 master, 1 guest

LOA: 39'8"

Beam: 12'4"

Draft: 3'5"

Weight: 16,464 lbs. (dry)

Standard Power: /260-hp Volvo D4 diesel Duoprop stern drives

Optional Power: 2/300-hp Volvo D4 diesel Duoprop stern drives

Fuel Capacity: 172 gal.

Water Capacity: 53 gal.

Layout Diagram

Illustration by Steve Karp


Volvo electronic controls w/ joystick
Volvo electronic steering
cockpit courtesy lights
anchor roller with anchor-securing system
1,000-watt electric windlass
cockpit grabrails
solid-wood expandable cockpit table
cockpit shower
folding swim ladder
pilot bench- and companion seats w/ flip-up bolsters
12-volt auxiliary socket
Mediterraneo Old White upholstery
21-gal. refrigerator
2-burner Force 10 ceramic electric cooktop
Eno microwave
choice of parquet or wenge-type laminated flooring
stainless steel galley sink


40-amp battery charger
11-gal. cockpit fridge
Simrad NSS 8 MFD, autopilot, and 4kW digital radar
Simrad SonicHub audio system
PVC bow sunpad
Quiet Flush electric MSD
110-volt A/C system
Moka carpet
white and gray hull color

This article originally appeared in the February 2012 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.