Fairline Targa 58 GTBy Capt. Richard Thiel
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/900-hp Volvo Penta D13-900 diesel inboards
Transmission/Ratio: Twin Disc MG 508 w/ 2.84:1 ratio
Props: 31x40x40 IPS propset
Price as Tested: $2,219,460
Speeds are two-way averages measured with onboard Garmin GPS.
GPH taken from Volvo Penta display Range 90% of advertised fuel capacity.
Decibels measured on A scale. 65 dB-A is the level of normal conversation.
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT
cockpit table/ sunbed
Volvo EVC displays
Garmin GMR404 radar
2/Garmin GPSmap 5012 displays
fuel filter displays and sight gauges
electric saloon blinds, cockpit sunshade, cockpit door, and side windows
Tropical Spec a/c
skylight in master
fridge/freezer in lower lobby
This article originally appeared in the April 2011 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.