Tiara Sovran 3600

Boat Tests


Builder: Tiara

Model: Sovran 3600

Model Year: 2003

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 36'4"

Beam: 13'0"

Draft: 3'8"

Weight: 31'0"

Standard Power: 2/385-hp Crusader 8.1 MPI gasoline inboards

Optional Power: 2/355-hp Cummins 370B, 2/460-hp Cummins 480C-E, and 2/420-hp Caterpillar 3126 diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 326 gal.

Water Capacity: 105 gal.


Maxwell windlass w/helm control and footpads
VDO instrumentation
Teleflex engine controls
Ritchie compass
Isotherm refrigerator
2-burner Force 10 cooktop
Emerson microwave oven
Panasonic SA-DM3 DVD home-theater sound system
2/Sharp Aquos LCD TVs
Handcraft marinized innerspring mattress
VacuFlush MSD
17.5-kW Kohler genset
19,000-Btu Marine Air A/C
50-amp Charles Marine C-Charger battery charger
6-gal. Seaward water heater
2/Shurflow Flojet water pumps
ARG-1250-S main-engine sea strainers
full bonding system w/Dynaplate and 8AWG wire
100-amp high-output Balmar alternators
PYI P.S.S. shaft logs
4/flourescent engine-room lights
Fireboy MA2-700 auto. fire-extinguishing system
Bennett trim tabs


ACR RCL 100 remote spotlight
Glendinning engine synchronizer
Reverso oil-change system
raw-water washdowns for anchor locker
macerator for MSD
teak-and-holly sole

This article originally appeared in the September 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.