Princess V62-SBy Kevin Koenig
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 78°F; humidity: 50%; seas: 3-4'
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST450 gal. fuel, 132 gal. water, 2 persons.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/1,150-mhp Caterpillar C18 diesels
Transmission/Ratio: ZF 550A, 1.971:1
Props: Veem 5-blade
Price as Tested: $2,900,000
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Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Furuno GPS sensor. GPH estimates taken via Caterpillar display. Range is 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
Noteworthy Options: Variable bow-and-stern-thruster system ($22,315)
full Furuno navigation package ($20,000)
leather interior upgrade ($11,095)
electrically actuated sun awning over cockpit ($24,595)
This article originally appeared in the August 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.