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2017 Chris-Craft Commander 42

Red Boat


Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • 1 Staterooms
  • 1 Heads
  • 2 Engines


Absolutely stunning and head turning wherever she goes. Affectionately referred to by her owners as "Red Boat" the Commander 42 boasts elegance and functionality. The sensuous curves are unmistakably Chris-Craft, teak and handcrafted wood abound. Signature details stand out, proudly declaring the lineage. Made for entertaining and memorable weekends on the water, this beauty includes an open aft-cockpit, and sliding doors to enclose your covered cockpit. A large sunbed in the bow, cockpit galley, sleeping accommodations for five, and head with separate shower complete its luxurious amenities.


  • Twin Volvo Penta IPS 600 Diesel w/ Pod Drives (635 hrs) (Joystick Docking)
  • Kohler Generator
  • Twin Garmin Touchscreens w/ GPS, Sounder, Radar, AIS, Autopilot, Active Captain
  • Garmin AutoPilot Remote
  • Garmin VHF
  • Cockpit AC/ Heat
  • Cockpit Weather Gauges
  • Zebra wood interior
  • Teak Cockpit & Side Decks
  • Aft Sun Shade
  • Horn
  • Spotlight
  • Dual Battery Chargers
  • Cable Master Power Cord
  • Enclosed Cockpit Galley w/ Stove, Sink & Isotherm Refrigerator
  • Aft Deck Sink, Grill, & Isotherm Drink Refrigerator
  • Windlass
  • 1" Stainless Steel Bow Rails
  • Bow Sun Cushions w/ Cover
  • Tinted Cockpit Windows w/ Windshield Cover
  • Electronic Actuated Cockpit TV
  • Cockpit Cushions
  • Cockpit Table
  • Stainless Steel Transom Door
  • Underwater LED lights (White)
  • Enclosed Head w/ Tiled Backsplash and Bench
  • Enclosed Pump Out Head w/ Vanity
  • Makeup Mirror and Shelf
  • Built in Cabinet Safe
  • Fusion Stereo w/ Fusion Speakers Throughout Boat
  • Cabin LED Lighting

Broker Notes: Hull built by Austin Parker Yachts with finishings and stylings by Chris-Craft. This is 1 of only 5 hulls ever built with the Commander 42 name. This particular boat is 1 of only 3 currently located in the United States. Both IPS Pods were dropped and fully serviced along with full service on both motors in 4/2022 (invoice on file) Last Survey completed in 4/2022 (Survey on file)


Galati Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Dunigan Marine Group. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel

  • Last updated Feb 25th, 2024


Quick Specs

Country: United States
Category: Motor Yachts
Model: Commander 42
Model Year: 2017


Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Sleeps: 5

Hull Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Length: 42 ' (12.80M)
Draft: 3' 9" (0.912M)
Beam: 13' (3M)


Cruising Speed: 28 Knots
Fuel Capacity: 396 G. 1499 L.
Water Capacity: 105 G. 397 L.
Holding Tank: 29 G. 109 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: Volvo Penta
Engine Model: 600 IPS
Engine Year: 2017
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 435
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 635
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2

Engine Make: Volvo Penta
Engine Model: 600 IPS
Engine Year: 2017
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 435
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 635
Engine Location: Starboard