Riviera 70EB

Boat Tests


Builder: Riviera

Model: 70EB

Model Year: 2010

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 76'7"

Beam: 20'9"

Draft: 5'7"

Weight: 92,418 lbs.

Standard Power: 2/1,550-hp Caterpillar C32 diesel inboards

Optional Power: 1,800-bhp Caterpillar C32 ACERT or 1,800-bhp MTU 12V 2000 M93 diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 2,110 gal

Water Capacity: 264 gal


BCS hydraulic steering w/ power-assist off both main engines
Twin Disc EC200 electronic engine controls
Muir VRC4500 windlass
Side-Power bow thruster
Danforth compass
Icom IC-M604 VHF
3/Pompanette Platinum Series helm chairs
Miele induction cooktop w/ hood, microwave oven, and dishwasher
2/Vitrifrigo drawer-type refrigerators
2/Vitrifrigo drawer-type freezers
teak-and-holly Amtico galley flooring
leather upholstery
electrically actuated day/night blinds
138,000-Btu chilled-water Cruisair A/C system
4/Tecma electric MSDs
duplex Racor 1000MA fuel-water separators for main engines
22.5-kW Onan genset
3/Mastervolt battery chargers (100-amp for house, 50-amp for electronics, and 50-amp for start)
75-gph HRO Systems Seafari watermaker
PSS dripless shaftlogs
Delta “T” air-intake system w/ demisters
QL trim tabs


avco Deck Crane
Side-Power stern thruster
electronics package (featuring 3/Raymarine E120 screens w/ OceanView Apollo II thermal-imaging system)
Miele combo washer and dryer
second 22.5-kW Onan genset
fishing upgrades (double mezzanine rail with rocket launchers, livewell in transom w/ circulating pump, window, lighting, and bait-prep area under lid)
teak cockpit and swim-platform decking
cockpit awning
Amtico flying-bridge sole

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