540 Sundancer

  • Profile.
  • Birth.
  • Master Head.
  • Galley.

    Sea Ray's new 540 Sundancer crosses the divide between boxy American boats and too-sleek Euro-cruisers with a body that is lithe but not too slender. It's a handsome-looking boat in profile and quite spacious through the cockpit and below in the interior. Part of the reason for the extra space below is due to the twin 600-hp Cummins-MerCruiser diesels with Zeus pod drives. The innovative propulsion system frees up space in the cabin, making it seem like a much larger and lighter interior, while also making it easy to maneuver the boat. A joystick control can spin the boat on its own axis. This boat, launched last year, was well received by American boaters who wanted speed, comfort, and easy maneuvering in a stylish express cruiser.

    From Around the Web...
    Eurocraft’s 46-meter “crossover” explorer yacht
    Federico Fiorentino’s design for Eurocraft’s 46-meter “crossover” yacht allows this explorer vessel...
    Using a combination of diesel and electric power, these yachts help save the environment…
    Heesen Yachts Home - Photo: Dick Holthuis
    Highly anticipated hybrid superyacht Nova launched and christened as Home…
    PY Heritage 45M
    Zuccon International Project penned the 149-foot PY Heritage 45M expedition yacht for Picchiotti...
    Carlo Riva Passes Away at 95
    Innovator, tastemaker, and eternal yachtsman Carlo Riva sets sail…
    New models from Ferretti, Fairline, and Horizon were among the highlights…
    Baglietto's 180-foot displacement superyacht project
    Baglietto presented a new 180-foot superyacht project with modern exterior design by Santa Maria...
    Lexus Sport Yacht
    The luxury-car brand dips its toes into the water with a one-off concept…
    Sunseeker 95 Yacht
    The new Sunseeker 95’s tri-level master suite shows just how fast design is advancing in yachts...
    Feadship Superyacht Letani
    The 115-foot yacht was designed for shallow-water access and smaller marinas …