Carver 44 Sojourn

Boat Tests


Builder: Carver

Model: Carver 44 Sojourn

Model Year: 2012

Boat Type: Cruiser

Cabins 1 master, 1 guest

LOA: 44'4"

Beam: 13'11"

Draft: 3'10"

Weight: 30,800 lbs. (full fuel and water)

Standard Power: 2/370-hp Volvo Penta IPS500s

Optional Power: Volvo Penta 435-hp IPS600s

Fuel Capacity: 412 gal.

Water Capacity: 100 gal.

Layout Diagram

Carver 44 Sojourn layout diagram Illustration by Steve Karp


Volvo Penta electronic steering, engine controls, and joystick
Quick Aster 1000 windlass
welded-aluminum radar arch
Dometic microwave oven
Euro Kera Princess two-burner electric cooktop
Nova-Kool refrigerator
2/VacuFlush MSDs
Sole TV
5/Deka Schedule 31 batteries (2 start, 2 house, 1 genset)
2/Racor fuel-water separators
60-amp and 10-amp Charles Industries battery chargers
11-gal. Seaward water heater
Tides Marine Sure Seal dripless shaft seals
Fireboy Xintex FE241 automatic fire-extinguishing system


Volvo Penta SeaKey system
Raymarine electronics package
second IPS joystick
10kW Kohler genset
28,000-Btu Marine Air A/C system
wet bar on flying bridge w/ U-Line ice maker, Nova Kool refrigerator, and grill
Glendinning CableMaster
Bennett hydraulic trim tabs

This article originally appeared in the April 2012 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.