Riviera 75By George Sass Jr.
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 85°F; humidity: 80%; seas; choppy
LOAD DURING BOAT TESTFull fuel and water, 7 persons, misc. gear.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/1,800-bhp Caterpillar C32-ACERTs
Transmission/Ratio: Twin Disc, MGX6599A w/ 2.48:1 gear ratio
Props: 42 x 46 Veem five-blade
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|Speeds are two way averages measured w/ Simrad display. GPH estimates taken via Cat display. Range is based on 90% of advertised fuel capacity.|
This article originally appeared in the March 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.