Subscribe to our newsletter

BOATS

BOAT TESTS

Fairline Targa 62GT

CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TEST

Air temperature: 80°F; humidity: 40%; seas: 1 foot

LOAD DURING BOAT TEST

300 gal. fuel, 90 gal. water, 4 persons, 200 lb. gear.

TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

Test Engine: 2/900-mhp Volvo Penta D13-900 diesels

Transmission/Ratio: ZF 3351-2 w/ 1.96:1 ratio

Props: 31 X 40 4-blade Hyper-Q

Price as Tested: $2,072,300

The Numbers

Fairline Targa 62GT - Final Boat Test Numbers:
RPM KNOTS GPH RANGE dB(A)
600 7.2 3.0 1,460 63
1000 10.2 11.5 540 63
1500 18.4 32.5 344 69
2000 28.2 61.4 279 77
2350 33.8 87.9 234 82

Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Garmin display. GPH estimates taken via Volvo Penta display. Range based on 90% of advertised fuel capacity. Sound levels measured at the helm. 65 dB(A) is the level of normal conversation.

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT

New and Noteworthy: Power-drop windows and electric venetian blinds ($59,012)
cockpit bar pack including refrigerator, griddle, and ice maker ($12,342)
crew’s quarters ($31,627).

This article originally appeared in the March 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.