Vicem 107By Capt. Richard Thiel
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 100°F; humidity: 65%; wind: 10 knots; seas: approximately 2'
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST690 gal. fuel and 128 gal. water.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/1,550-hp Caterpillar C30 diesel inboards
Transmission/Ratio: ZF 2050 A, 2.467:1
Props: ZF-FPS (HYBRID/Class I), 39.5" x 37.8" 5-blade
Price as Tested: $7,890,000
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Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Raymarine GPS display. GPH estimates taken via Caterpillar display. Range based on 90% of advertised fuel capacity.
Test results supplied by Vicem
This article originally appeared in the December 2012 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.