Azimut 53

Boat Tests


Builder: Azimut

Model: 53

Model Year: 2010

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 54'9"

Beam: 16'2"

Draft: 4'5"

Weight: 48,501 lbs. (dry)

Standard Power: 2/715-hp CAT C12 ACERTs

Optional Power: none

Fuel Capacity: 618

Water Capacity: 156


2/715-hp Caterpillar C12 ACERTs
1/55-lb. Delta anchor w/ 246-ft. 10-mm chain
1/1.7-kW Quick windlass
6.5-kW Side Power 24V bow thruster
660-lb. Opacmare electro-hydraulic passerelle
Raymarine ST60 autopilot, depth, log, C80 chartplotter, 240E VHF/DSC
ZF electronic engine controls
Waeco 7.7.-cu.-ft. fridge/freezer, Ceran 3-burner ceramic cooktop
Daewoo combination microwave
20-kW Kohler genset
72,000-Btu Cruisair A/C
radio/CD in saloon
grey/black water tanks
Racor fuel filters
3/electric, 2/manual bilge pumps, plus engine bilge-water discharge valve
Bennett trim tabs
tableware, glasses, cutlery for 8 people


Crew cabin
Xenta joystick control
helm chain-counter
convertible sofabed in saloon
6.5-kW Side Power stern thruster
5,000-Btu Cruisair crew cabin A/C
duplex Racor filters
Raymarine E120 screens, 24-mile radar
electric cockpit winches
flying-bridge soft top
flying-bridge ‘fridge and barbecue
helm searchlight control
hi-lo TV

This article originally appeared in the June 2010 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.