Beneteau’s new fashions for 2022 embrace the Antares 7 enclosed motorboat, which is obtainable in Cruising and Fishing variations.
The second-smallest mannequin within the Antares vary, the Antares 7 has an total size of seven.48m (24ft 6in), a hull of 6.48m (21ft 3in) and a beam of two.53m (8ft 4in), so is trailerable by street.
With a 200hp engine, the Sarrazin-designed Antares 7 can attain 33 knots, however its hull has been optimised for cruising at 21 knots, whereas a bow thruster is an choice.
Following a few of the design developments proven on the Antares 8, the Antares 7 options embrace a facet boarding door, giant starboard walkway, built-in rack within the exhausting prime, versatile berths, storage and an non-compulsory separate head.
The aft cockpit options three-sided seating together with a fold-down port bench within the freeboard and an aft bench that may include a cooler, with the seating space capable of be transformed right into a sunbathing space. The foredeck features a sunpad and an anchor locker.
The inside features a dinette with a desk that may be lowered to create a berth, whereas to starboard is a galley with hob, sink and fridge.
Ahead is the helm seat, which may rotate to face the dinette, whereas the backrest on the ahead bench seat to port will be reversed to rework it into companion seating whereas underneath manner.
The ahead cabin has a typical double berth and a space for storing to starboard, fitted with a chemical bathroom. The non-compulsory Weekender lower-deck structure has a separate head that features a sink.
The Fishing model replaces the aft bench with a fishing station together with rod holders, drink holders, chopping board and storage for bait and deal with, whereas a stay bait nicely is on the port facet.
The wheelhouse roof will be outfitted with 5 further rod holders, in addition to a highlight and a further nine-inch show related to the depth sounder.
This text first appeared on Yacht Fashion.
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