Riva 92 Duchessa

Boat Tests


Builder: Riva

Model: 92 Duchessa

Model Year: 2009

Boat Type: Megayacht (> 80')

Cabins master, 3 guest, 3 crew

LOA: 92'7"

Beam: 22'2"

Draft: 6'7"

Weight: 181,881 lbs (dry)

Standard Power: 2/2,218-hp MTU 16V-2000s

Optional Power: none

Fuel Capacity: 2,378 gallons

Water Capacity: 349 gallons


ZF electronic conrols
BCS electro-hydraulic steering
2/198-lb. polished stainless steel anchors w/ 394-ft. chain
2/3.5-kW Quick bow windlasses: 2/1.5-kW stern windlasses
58-hp American Bow Thruster hydraulic bow thruster
teak decks
11'6" Besenzoni electro-hydraulic passerelle
Naviop systems management
Masters system monitors
Diesel Center bespoke engine monitors
Simrad AP28 autopilot, depth, log
Furuno radar, GPS/plotter, SSB
Simrad VHF
ZF electronic engine controls
Gaggenau fridge/freezer, Miele oven, dishwasher and 6-burner ceramic cooktop
Miele washer and dryer
Bose entertainment system w/ iPod dock in saloon
32" Sharp LCD TV and Bose entertainment system + iPod dock in master
20" LCD TV and JVC CD system in VIP
Bose CD systems in guest cabins
Idromar 47-gph watermaker
2/Mitsubishi ARG gyrostabilizers
Glendinning CableMaster
1/27-kW, 1/23-kW Kohler gensets
Condaria 144,000-Btu A/C
2/10-man liferafts


flying-bridge bar
marble-resin sole in dining area
58-hp hydraulic stern thruster
sliding sunbed in garage

This article originally appeared in the May 2009 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.