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Horizon 68

Boat Tests


Builder: Horizon

Model: 68

Model Year: 2008

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 69'10"

Beam: 20'6"

Draft: 5'0"

Weight: 121,660 lbs. (w/ standard fuel load)

Standard Power: 2/1,000-hp Caterpillar C18 diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 1,400 gal.

Water Capacity: 360 gal.


Avon RIB w/ 50-hp Yamaha outboard
Corian countertops
Stidd helm chair
30" Jenn-Air grill and U-Line ‘fridge on bridge
1,500-lb. capacity Steelhead davit
Delta-T engine-room moisture eliminators
Marine Air chilled-water A/C
Nutone central vac
2/Glendinning CableMasters
Tides dripless shaft seals
38-hp American Bow Thruster hydraulic bow thruster
s/s emergency tiller
2/50-amp Charles Iso-Boost transformers
27.5- and 17.5-kW Onan gensets w/ soundshields
10/Trojan AGM batteries
Panasonic PBX


38-hp American Bow Thruster stern thruster
skylounge package
high-gloss varnished interior
five-cabin layout
teak caprails
teak main deck
Trac stabilizers
FT nav. monitoring systems

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