Guide to the Viking 52 Sport Coupe Yacht’s for Sale
The Viking 52 Sport Coupe is a model within a model. This boat has an innovative hull design, and it's made to appeal to a broad class including fishermen, cruisers and those who enjoy both. The hull as 12 degrees of deadrise at the transom and thanks to the molded strakes, it planes easily. With a solid construction that includes resin-infused fiberglass, foam and end-grain balsa coring and epoxy and polyesters resins, the boat is durable and robust.
This model is set apart from others in its class with the wraparound windshield and molded hardtop that is open aft and centered on a raised command bridge helm for a superb line of sight. There is also an alfresco saloon with U-shaped settee, pop up TV, refrigerator and generous stowage along with three Stidd helm companion seats.
Below deck, the accommodations are incredibly generous. There is a standard stateroom with a walk-around queen-sized bed. Owners have the choice of a two or three room layout—the third room with bunk beds. In both designs, the master stateroom is forward with a private head and shower with the galley located port side.
The cockpit is 142 square feet and has twin mezzanine seats with build in the freezer and plenty of storage space. Recessed in-deck fish boxes, a step box cooler, tackle stowage and a walk-through transom with lift gate are all accessible from the cockpit.
With this Viking model, there are customization options, so the boat fits an owner's needs. Some of these include a choice of high-gloss or satin finish for the wood interior as well as all fabrics throughout the yacht.
At the helm, the operator can fully appreciate the DC power-assisted hydraulic steering and high-speed stainless steel rudders that allow for fingertip response. Speed and handling are excellent. With the single lever electronic controls, the operator and truly harness the power from the twin Man V10 1000 CRM 1000 second-generation common rail diesel. While cruising speed is at the 30-knot range, the top speed is around 40 knots.
There are other power options for this model, including the Man V10 1000 CRM 1000 MHP or the MAN V12 1400 MHP which allows the owners to choose the power they want in the vessel that best fits their needs.
With this boat, anglers will love the roominess provided for extended fishing trips, and the same goes for those wanting a boat for entertaining guests or taking a much-needed getaway. With plenty of onboard space, excellent maneuverability and speed, there is so much to love about this vessel.
With the agility, roominess and overall beauty of the 52 Sport Coupe, anyone would be hard-pressed to find another in this line that offers so much. With one investment, owners get the chance to take their experience out on the water to new levels and do so in comfort.