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2013 Viking 55 Convertible


Port O'Connor, Texas, United States
  • 3 Staterooms
  • 2 Heads
  • 2 Engines

2013 Viking 55 Convertible "Desperado"

Fresh off tournament wins and an excellent blue marlin season in the Gulf of Mexico, this popular Viking 55 model is ready for her next owner. Her MAN 1550 motor package will reliably and efficiently take you to your next fishing destination and her clean and elegant décor will provide style and comfort on the way. Impressive additions like the Sea-keeper 9 and the “BAD COMPANY” edition tower are among many upgrades. The boat is rigged and ready for her next adventure.

  • Last updated Feb 27th, 2024
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Quick Specs

Country: United States
Category: Sport Fishing
Model: 55 Convertible
Model Year: 2013


Cabins: 3
Heads: 2
Sleeps: 6

Hull Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Length: 55 ' (16.76M)
Draft: 5' 1" (1.52M)
Beam: 17' 3" (5M)


Cruising Speed: 30 Knots
Fuel Capacity: 1619 G. 6128 L.
Water Capacity: 225 G. 851 L.
Holding Tank: 100 G. 378 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: MAN
Engine Model: V12 1550 RPM
Engine Year: 2012
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 1,550
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 4,700
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2

Engine Make: MAN
Engine Model: V12 1550 RPM
Engine Year: 2012
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 1,550
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 4,700
Engine Location: Starboard


Recent Updates

  • All new electronics Jan. 2022
  • New amps and speakers Jan. 2022
  • Teak covering boards Fall 2021
  • 4,000 hr. Service on MAN 1550 motors Performance Diesel Feb. 2022
  • New Seakeeper Fall 2020 w/ warranty left
  • Faux Teak Finish on Toe rail
  • (2) new live well pumps 2022
  • New A/C in VIP stateroom 2022
  • Electro a Sea system added March 2022
  • New Grundfos Freshwater pump March 2022
  • New steering ram 2020
  • New upholstery on all outer soft goods 2022
  • New Port seawater pump 2021
  • New engine bank battery charger 2021
  • Sea Dek installed on Bridge and tower floor 2021
  • Underwater lights installed 2021


  • Upgraded Marine Power electric entry door
  • Amtico flooring in entrance way with teak transition trim
  • Easy access breaker panel to starboard upon entry
  • Viking Home theater system
  • Cocktail table with MOPPA burl center
  • Dimmers for quartz lights
  • Wire Box teak
  • Teak Valances
  • 46” LED smart flat screen TV
  • Upgraded teak headliner accent strips
  • (2) carpet runners
  • Ultra leather dewberry style, L-shaped couch (buckskin)
  • New HVAC ductwork
  • Additional 110v outlet under salon table
  • Teak Handrail overhead
  • Clear Ice maker
  • Additional 110v outlet in wire box behind sofa
  • New Intervac vacuum (Jan 2022)


  • Custom Moppa Burl wood dinette table w/ teak pedestal
  • Ultra-leather couch w/ storage underneath
  • 110v outlet under table
  • Storage cabinet forward of microwave


  • (2) Sub Zero combo unit: top drawer refrigeration and bottom freezer
  • Custom Amtico Herringbone flooring
  • 4 burner range
  • Custom Cambria countertops w/ Ogee edge
  • Custom Channel glass backsplash with backlit accent
  • (2) barstools with Teak pedestals and ultra leather upholstery
  • Teak veneer cabinetry and drawers
  • 110v outlet under cabinets
  • Ample storage
  • Sharp Microwave and convection oven

Master Stateroom

  • Teak side tables with drawer storage
  • 26” Flat screen TV
  • 12V stereo/DVD/CD player
  • Custom headboard
  • Teak veneer cabinetry
  • Full-length double-door closet
  • (4) drawer teak dresser
  • Upgraded mattress

Master Head

  • Walk-in, stand-up shower
  • Frameless glass shower door
  • Teak cabinet vanity cambria linwood top
  • Vanity mirror with storage
  • Custom Wallpaper (Rindle Run Silent)
  • Brazilian Rosewood Amtico flooring in Herringbone pattern
  • Satin Nickel fixtures
  • Brushed nickel towl bars and rings

VIP Forward Stateroom

  • Mattress Upgrade
  • Crossover Bunk Layout
  • LED lights w/ dimmer control
  • Telephone outlet
  • 12v Stereo/DVD/CD player
  • Custom wallpaper (bohemian)
  • 19” Flat Screen TV
  • New A/C 2022 w/ new ductwork
  • Teak veneer drawers and storage

Portside Stateroom

  • Upgraded mattresses
  • Side-by-side bunk layout
  • Custom wallpaper (Bohemian)
  • 2v Stereo/DVD/CD player
  • 19” Flat screen TV
  • Dimmable overhead lights
  • Teak hanging closet and side table
  • Adequate storage

Guest Head

  • Custom Brazilian Rosewood Amtico flooring in Herringbone pattern
  • Brushed Aluminum shower door
  • Satin nickel shower fixtures and sink faucet
  • Brushed nickel towel bars and rings
  • Cambria quartz vanity counter with 1/2 bullnose accent • Custom wallpaper (Myanmar)


  • ALL NEW electronics Jan. 2022
  • Electronic single lever controls w/ bow thruster buttons
  • Electronic trolling valves
  • Release Marine teak helm pod
  • Recessed radio boxes w/ custom carbon fiber wrap
  • Kingston grey paint underside of hard-top to cut glare and match hull
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerated drink box
  • Fresh water spigot
  • Hatch cover for bridge ladder opening
  • Bull air horns
  • Custom Release Marine trillion helm chairs
  • ZF engine controls
  • Maya Epoch US-9R teaser reels with Remotes
  • Custom grey Seadek installed on bridge floor
  • 8 Rod polished welded belly band
  • 3-sided EZ2CY enclosure
  • Molded hard-top navigation lights
  • Molded hard top stern light
  • Stainless steel teaser line grommets in and under hardtop
  • 110v AC GFI outlet under helm
  • Remote water maker control


  • Tower Garmin GPSMAP 8610 (2022)
  • Drop down Garmin GPSMAP 7412 (2022)
  • Helm center- Garmin GPSMAP 8616 (2022)
  • Port Garmin GPSMAP 8616 (2022)
  • Cockpit Garmin GPSMAP 8616 (2022)
  • Garmin AIS 800 (2022)
  • Furuno commercial 96 mile radar (2022)
  • (3) Engine room Cameras and (1) salon camera
  • Mini ball with IR GOST PM-mini
  • Camera switcher color quad with zoom app
  • Furuno RD 33 data organizer (2022)
  • XDCR HI-PREC. TMP/2 Furuno 235DHT-LMSE
  • Simrad Auto pilot AC12
  • Simrad AP24 Control Unit
  • Simrad RC42 Rate Compass
  • Transducer AIRMAR CM599lh CHIRP
  • Transducer Garmin B265LH CHIRP
  • (2) ICOM IC M604 Black
  • VHF external speaker MB-41 White
  • VHF Command MIC HM-162 Black mounted by salon door
  • Antenna Phase III 6018 18’ VHF SHAKESPEARE
  • 12V Fusion MS-IP700 stereo
  • Wired remote Fusion MS-NRX200 for MS-IP700
  • Amplifier replaced 2022
  • JL speaker on Bridge, Haunch, and under Gunwales
  • Satellite TV is KVH Trac Vision M7 GLA w/gyro dual LNB
  • New V30 KVH TracPhone Satellite system
  • HD modulator
  • FLIR camera mounted under buggy top (2019)
  • ACR RCL 100 24v spotlight

Engine Room

  • New batteries 2022
  • MAN V12 1550 hp motors
  • Dual pump seawater system
  • (2) Spare VEEM propellers w/ storage boxes
  • Awlgrip brass thru-hulls and sea strainers
  • Racor Fuel filters painted Snow White
  • 110v outlet aft
  • Fuel priming pumps 24v
  • Onan Generator 21kw
  • New coolant pump on generator(2022)
  • Oil Change system w/ cockpit to dockside access
  • Self-contained engine room air condition unit
  • Custom overhead handrail
  • Custom shelving above generator
  • Grundfos Fresh water pump
  • Sea Star Hydraulic steering system
  • 700 GPD Aqua whisper Sea Recovery Watermaker
  • Eskimo ice maker with new Titanium coil
  • New Electro Sea system added to the raw water intake system 2022
  • Recently maintenance bonding system 2022
  • Seakeeper 9 port side installed by authorized dealer w warranty
  • Seakeeper serviced March 2022
  • New accumulator tanks 2022

Hull & Deck

  • Kingston Gray color
  • Additional fuel tank forward
  • Painted mask forward of salon
  • Stainless toe rail guards on bow
  • Side power electric bow thruster
  • Freshwater wash down in anchor locker
  • Recessed trim tabs
  • (3) Lenco trim tabs
  • Anchor storage bracket in anchor locker
  • Stainless steel gas hatch pistons for anchor hatch
  • Under-mounted handrails along house
  • Dometic vacuflush system with recent service
  • Fwd fuel tank 210g
  • Mid fuel tank 322g
  • Aft fuel tank 1087g
  • Water tank 225g
  • Holding tank 100g
  • Underwater lights installed 2021


  • New teak covering boards (Fall 2021)
  • Custom Release Marine Trillion Series fighting Chair
  • 12v outlets under coaming boards for reels
  • Awlgrip Lazzarette
  • Custom Removable tuna tubes, (2)dedicated pumps and extensions
  • Mezzanine seating
  • Mezzanine Air conditioning
  • Custom cockpit covers
  • Ice Machine w/ discharge into cockpit sole
  • Split lid insulated fish box
  • Live well in sole
  • Transom livewell can be pressurized
  • Refrigerated step box
  • Refrigerated stbd and port mezzanine boxes
  • Freezer under Mezzanine seating
  • Engine room entryway in Mezzanine
  • Storage lockers to port and starboard
  • Fresh and Saltwater wash down with Y-valve
  • Custom teak deck and mezzanine
  • Fusion stereo control in Haunch
  • Overhead LED lighting


  • Palm Beach Tower “Bad Company Edition”
  • (6) recessed Tri-colored LED lights
  • Molded 2 in 1 LED spreader light
  • Molded single LED spreader light fwd.
  • Control box w/ flush mounted compass
  • Recessed electronics box with lid
  • 2 custom bucket style tower seats w/backrest
  • 2 mounted antennas
  • Custom west coast style sunshade
  • Molded Sat TV dome
  • Tower engine controls
  • 41ft Rupp Big Riggs outriggers
  • Rigger lock PBT style on both sides
  • Rupp Center rigger
  • Wash down spigot in tower
  • Underside of buggy top painted Kingston grey
  • Spotlight ACR RCL 100 24 volt
  • VHF ICOM IC-504 Black
  • VHF Command MIC ICOM HM-162 black from bridge radio • Phase III VHF antenna 6400 4’ Shakespeare
  • JL Stereo speaker
  • Wired fusion remote


Owner's personal items. Life raft and starlink are excluded.


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

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