Sunseeker Portofino 40By Alan Harper
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature 91°F; humidity 66%; seas: 2-5 feet.
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST108 gal. fuel, 15 gal. water, 4 persons, 200 lb. gear.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/330-hp Volvo D6-330s
Transmission/Ratio: Volvo DPH stern drive, 1.76:1 reduction ratio
Props: Volvo G6
Price as Tested: $621,272
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Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Simrad GPS display. GPH taken via Volvo 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: Hydraulic aft platform ($28,476)
cockpit griddle and ice maker ($5,418)
Simrad Premium Package ($3,126)
Volvo color engine display ($3,139)
Volvo joystick control ($18,739)
saloon berth conversion ($1,553)
folding backrest on foredeck ($4,023)
This article originally appeared in the February 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.