Volvo 60


Price
AU $69,000 Expressions of interest Finance
Currency
Length
77' 0" - 23.47m
Use
Family, Cruising, Racing
Vessel Location
Lane Cove NSW Insurance
Launch Year
1993
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP

VOLVO 60 Yacht Winston

things to know & do

1 needs hull clean as stored in mooring
2 changing of seacocks as old racing type
3 engine service & starter motor (see notes)
4 wire for life lines not fitted needed new
5 Rig check all systems check & safety gear
6 no main sail (eaten but the sun its gone )

Now the good news

1 Volvo 60 Whitbread 60 W60 Sled 77ft Race Maxi
2 designed by Brue Farr design number 287
3 1993/1994 Whitbread Volvo world ocean race
4 for the USA named at the time ''Winston" (red hull)
5 she also sailed for Sweden at some point as well
6 built by USA at a cost of $ 3000 000 us dollars
7 yes has some construction photos at this time
8 skippered by Dennis Conner Americas cup sailor
9 also skippered by Brad Butterworth also well known
10 used globally for racing& training & sponsorship
11 we has some history of her past global sailing
12 much info photos and video of class & vessel
13 sailed Norway France & others on a global basis
14 came to Australia in 2003 has been here since
15 in 2004 listed for sale @ $470,000 valued $350,000
16 sold in early 2004 for $ 260,000 ( have documents)
17 has been chartered with sponsorship $150,000
18 vessel has it only phone card comical funny card
19 modified in Newcastle 2004 @ cost $ 100,000 aprox
20 modified with bowsprit and sugar scoop for performance
21 names known as "Aspen 1 " Winston "mission " (others)
22 sailed Sydney to Hobart last in 2004 local racing since
23 she has not been sailed or raced since Aprox 2010
24 has real racing navigation station as per raced volvo
25 twin water makers ( not tested) large water ballast tanks
26 massive space above and below decks use as you wish
27 could re fit as comfortable cruiser very "blank canvas"
28 could be racer club or sailing school or charter sponsor?
29 enclosed area toilet a true luxury for a racing yacht :)
30 mooring can go on rented from marina @ $435 monthly
31 great marina friendly with services with toilets & shower
32 registration length 19.26 meters overall 77ft approximate
33 Volvo diesel shaft drive 50hp fitted (see notes below)
34 weight 14 tons beam 5.25 metes draft 3.75 meters
35 keel set is long fin with bulb or shoe on bottom
36 fuel capacity 300L in twin s/s fuel tanks diesel
37 twin anchors life raft large esky sea break spares
38 emergency steering about 6 sails ( no mainsail )
39 pds inflatable 12 sailing harnesses weather fax
40 water pumping systems in place ( no pumping engine)
41 valuation 2018 yacht broker $ 150,000 to $ 200,000
42 has current NSW rego hin boat code all ready to go
43 all photos current as photos forms part of description
44 other current photos can be found on the net about 30
45 twin luff tracks headsail & twin steering compasses fitted
46 deck and hull all hard that I can see from in water
47 inspections welcomed & recommended before bidding
48 inspections by marine professionals & buyers welcome
49 all inspections by pre arranged appointment only!

engine service & starter motor (see notes)

the engine that pumps in the water for water ballast is
gone the main engine diesel that powers the vessel forward though the water is there was run recently though will need starter motor for this reason cant be started as was stated on borrowed starter motor she will need batteries too I recommend engine service and check before undertaking any voyage as with all systems and vessel


Final Comments

here is a rare chance to own a global maxi racing yacht
at the pinnacle of world wide ocean racing to make your own many are working in business as charter vessel (subject to local laws) others in private use or could be sailing school sponsorship or private fast world cruising yacht she is a blank canvas with great striking looks with provenance and speed on top of the water

How we can help you get on the water !

we can arrange moorings for you short or long term
we can arrange all paperwork at maritime re registration
we can help with all industry contacts if needed
we can trade in your current boat power or sail
we can trade in your boat anywhere in Australia
we can buy your current boat anywhere in Australia
we can meet you at airport or train if from out of town
we can arrange deliver for you ! will quote
we can arrange anything you need boat related can do

we can arrange early or late inspections if time poor

inspections are welcomed

please make a time as we can be Aust wide help people with boats
please call Jonathan 0419 290 800 to arrange a time

we are open 6 days Monday to Saturday email 24 /7
normal opening hours 8am to 6pm closed Sunday


Price
AU $69,000 Expressions of interest    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Winston
Boat Reference
Vol6041
Launch Year
1993
Length
77' 0" - 23.47m
Vessel Location
Lane Cove Nsw
Region
New South Wales
Designer
Bruce Farr
Builder
USA
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Decks Material
Fibreglass
Engine
Shaft drive will need servicing
Engine Make
Volvo
Number Engines
1
Fuel Consumption
Low
Max Speed
8
Cruise Speed
7
Propulsion
Shaft
Fuel
Yes
Accommodation
Yes
Cabins
1
Berths
Bunks
Toilet
Yes
Entertainment
Racing yacht
Water-Maker
Yes 2
Ground Tackle
Anchor
Safety Gear
To be checked
Bilge Pumps
Yes
Life Raft
To be serviced
Flares
Yes service needed
Electrics
Yes
Electronics / Navigation
Yes
Deck Gear
Yes sails needs main
Remarks
Famous yacht more soon

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Regatta Sailing
Telephone
Address
Dunios Street
Longueville
City / Suburb
Lane Cove
State
NSW
Country
Australia
Website


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