Tiara 50 CoupeBy Chris Landry
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 70°F; humidity: 65%; seas: 1-2'; wind: 3-5 knots
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST654 gal. fuel, 200 gal. water, 4 persons, 150 lb. gear.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/725-hp Volvo Penta IPS950s
Transmission/Ratio: Volvo Penta IPS, 1.7:1 gear ratio
Props: Volvo IPS P4
Price as Tested: $1,377,725
|Tiara 50 Coupe - Final Boat Test Numbers:|
*All performance numbers provided by Tiara Yachts.
Speeds are two-way averages measured with Garmin GPS. GPH measured with Volvo Penta display. Range is based on 90 percent of advertised fuel capacity. Sound levels measured at the helm. 65 dB(A) is the level of normal conversation.
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT
Noteworthy Options: Walnut cabin sole ($10,940)
Nautical Structures hydraulic swim platform ($58,100)
SureShade aft sunshade ($13,320)
Volvo Joystick Plus cockpit station ($17,860).
This article originally appeared in the December 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.