“Akira” is a fine example of the Espresso 40. Built with composite construction of E Glass and Polyester resin with Balsa Core through out, making “Akira” a strong and efficient vessel in all conditions. Weighing in at 5200 KGs fully loaded , this a tribute to the modern construction methods and makes for a good marriage of the Volvo Penta Diesel 300DP 280Hp .Giving a top speed of 24 Knots.
Original Day Boat concept by Dave Tuke. Dave Engaged one of New Zealand’s leading powerboat designers Bill Upfold and commissioned Boat builders Burch and Mason of Whangarei to Design and build his dream day boat “Jaunt”.
Huge cockpit with comfortable day lounges giving good access to the swimming platform.Water time is made easy with the stainless pull out swim ladder and wash down with the dual hot and cold mix shower at transom. Marine Deck 2000 decking ads character and is maintenance free.
Raised Dinette and Helm Position gives a great view of the surroundings and makes for a social relaxed atmosphere when at rest. The skipper has all round visibility from the comfortable helm chair made easy by the Stern drive and Side Power bow thruster.
A few steps down to the galley and accommodation gives feeling of space and privacy.
Double bed and guest cabin under saloon sole is a very comfortable cabin right on the centreline making for a great spot for day snooze, Kids or guests.
Galley is well appointed, Corian bench top,4 burner gas stove, Isotherm Cruise 130 Fridge and ample stowage.
Head and shower area is large and airy with Aakronite vanity top with high grade Grohe fixtures.
Master Cabin is inviting with a full size queen bed and beautiful Cherry wood joinery giving a relaxed cosy atmosphere with plenty of ventilation and storage.