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Antique and Classic boats are medium-sized, trailerable vessels generally used for time-honored activities such as overnight cruising and day cruising. They have a rich legacy as vessels that are sought-after due to their greater draft and beam, features that make these vessels exceptionally well-suited for overnight cruising and day cruising. The average number of people that can be accommodated onboard antique and classic boats listed is 10 passengers, with a maximum capacity of 338 guests and crew. Models with more power can take motors up to a whopping 2,782 horsepower, while affordable models may have as low as 7 horsepower engines on them (although the average engine size is 320 HP).
Of the 731 antique and classic boats for sale on YachtWorld currently, there are 84 new vessels and 647 used and custom yachts listed by professional brokerages mainly in the following countries: United States, Italy, United Kingdom, Spain and France. Over the past 30 days, there have been 52 antique and classic boats listed for sale on YachtWorld. The average length of these types of vessels is 34 feet, while they range in size from 13 feet long for the shortest, to 166 feet for the longest listed vessel. They are built by a wide variety of yacht builders and their hull types include planing, displacement, deep vee, modified vee and monohull designs.
Some of the best-known, masterful builders of antique and classic boats presently include: Custom, Chris-Craft, Riva, Classic and Boesch. These builders construct antique and classic boats with inboard, inboard/outboard, outboard, outboard-4S and electric propulsion systems, available in diesel, gas, electric and other fuel systems. Last month alone, the top 5 brands with the most views for antique and classic boats on YachtWorld were Camper & Nicholsons, Chris-Craft, Houseboat, Larson and Riva.
Antique and Classic boats for sale on YachtWorld are offered in a range of prices from $6,039 on the relatively moderate end all the way up to $5,998,374 for the most luxury model vessels. Keep in mind the cost of ownership when considering your budget and the listing price of a yacht for sale.