Marquis 50 SC

Boat Tests


Builder: Marquis

Model: 50 SC

Model Year: 2008

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 49'6" (w/ swim platform)

Beam: 15'7"

Draft: 3'9"

Weight: 44,500 lbs. (wet)

Standard Power: 3/330-hp Volvo Penta D6 IPS 450s

Optional Power: 3/370-hp Volvo Penta D6 IPS 500s or 2/435-hp Volvo Penta D6 IPS 600s

Fuel Capacity: 506 gal.

Water Capacity: 160 gal.


IPS joystick control
dual 50-amp shore power
retractable hardtop
6/Deka 31 series marine batteries
Jabsco freshwater pump
transom shower
11-gal. water heater
23-kW Kohler diesel genset
Volvo Penta QL trim tab system
4/2,000-gph bilge pumps
Fireboy-Xintex CO detectors in saloon and staterooms
satin-finish cherrywood throughout interior
Maxwell 1,000 Lo-Profile windlass
44-lb. Davis anchor
foredeck sunpad
transom lounge
cockpit wet bar
Brazilian cherry saloon sole
sandstone carpet
32" Sole LCD TV in saloon
Clarion CD player w/ satellite radio
two-burner EuroKera electric cooktop
Vitrifrigo refrigerator
Dometic microwave
hull color


2/Glendinning Cablemasters
Raymarine electronics package w/ 2/E120 GPS-chartplotters, 240 VHF, 4-kW open-array radar, and ST60002 autopilot
Ocean LED underwater lights
hydraulic swim platform
teak sole for swim platform and cockpit
cockpit wet bar, Norcold refrigerator, and cockpit grill
central vacuum system
26,000-Btu Marine Air A/C w/ reverse-cycle heat
high-gloss Zebrano wood interior
3/Sole LCD TVs in master and guest staterooms
iPod dock
Malber washer-dryer combo
Surround Sound stereo upgrade
foredeck sunlounge w/ cushion
oil-change system

This article originally appeared in the April 2008 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.