Cruisers 300 Express

Boat Tests


Builder: Cruisers Yachts

Model: 300 Express

Model Year: 2004

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 31'0"

Beam: 10'6"

Draft: 3'3"

Weight: 10,600 lbs.

Standard Power: 2/270-hp Volvo Penta 5.0 GXi SX gasoline stern drives

Optional Power: twin gasoline and diesel stern drives from Volvo Penta and Mercury to 320 hp apiece

Fuel Capacity: 150 gal.

Water Capacity: 30 gal.


Taylor Made tempered-glass windshield
fiberglass hardtop w/enclosure
Ritchie compass
Faria gauges
Carling Technologies digital multiplex switching system
Sirius-ready Clarion XMD3 AM/FM stereo/CD player
Tundra under-counter refrigerator
EruoKera Princess Gourmet one-burner cooktop
ITT Jabsco electric MSD
Inteli-Power Marine PD2030 converter/charger
12,000-Btu Cruisair a/c
Lenco electric trim tabs
Imanna labs-tested KCS welded-aluminum fuel tanks
ITT Jabsco Sensor Max 14 VSD (variable speed drive) water pump
6-gal. Seaward water heater
SeaFire FE241 auto. fire-suppression system


Maxwell windlass w/anchor, chain-rope rode, and foredeck foot switch
Raymarine Ray53 DSC VHF
13" Sharp Aquos LCD TV
Black & Decker SpaceMaker coffee maker
Techma electric MSD
fuel crossover system
5-kW Kohler gasoline genset
3/Group 31 batteries (includes 1 deep-cycle house battery)
camper canvas

This article originally appeared in the November 2004 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.