Fountain 48 Express CruiserBy George L. Petrie
Model: 48 Express Cruiser
Model Year: 2004
Boat Type: Cruiser
LOA: 48’4” w/o swim platform
Weight: 22,200 lbs.
Standard Power: 3/440-hp Yanmar 6LY2A-STP diesels w/Arneson surface drives
Optional Power: 3/525-hp MerCruiser gasoline inboards w/Bravo-XR outdrives; 3/425-hp MerCruiser MPI gasoline inboards w/Bravo-XR outdrives
Fuel Capacity: 457 gal.
Water Capacity: 80 gal.
7.8-kW Mase genset w/hushbox, 26,000-Btu Cruisair reverse-cycle A/C, radar arch, electronic compass, bimini w/front, side, and aft enclosures, swim platform, transom shower, cockpit wet bar w/ice maker
8-hp bow thruster, teak cabin soles, teak cockpit soles
This article originally appeared in the June 2004 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.