Nighthawk's striking metallic grey hull turns heads in every harbor she enters. She is a fresh water boat, in the water only six months of the year. Nighthawk's race pedigree includes 4 podium finishes in the prestigious Chicsgo-Mackinaw race. She is kept in top condition, including upgraded sail inventory, new B&G electronics, and new running rigging.
Beautifully finished interior with varnished cherry cabinets, varnished teak and holly sole and dark red cushions (ultraleather in main cabin) make this feel more like a luxury cruiser than a spirited racer/cruiser.
Starting forward, the owner's cabin features a large double v-berth, two storage/hanging lockers, storage cabinets and two overhead hatches for sail-handling and ventilation.
The main salon features two sleeping length settees with furniture-grade dark red Ultra-Leather cushions and a centerline drop-leaf dining table in solid cherry.
The Galley is to starboard and features a gimballed two burner Force 10 LPG stove w/oven. The large galley sink is located near the centerline of the boat so as not to backfill when heeled.
The head is to Port and offers good ventilation, a shower with clear plexiglass folding doors, a vanity and access through the shower to a very large lazerete (also accesable through the port cockpit settee).
The Nav Station is just ahead of the head and is forward facing with ample space afforded for the electronics, communication and entertainment systems.
The Aft Cabin offers a large double berth oriented fore-and-aft so that it is an excellent sea berth
Galley features a large sink, gimballed Force 10 stove with oven, refrigeration, hot and cold pressure water, manual foot pump, and ample storage lockers and shelves.
Raymarine ST 60 wind, depth, speed, and a graphic display mounted over the companionway, a second graphic display is mounted on the mast for crew visability, C-80 GPS Chartplotter at the nav station, Sirius Weather module, NMEA mutiplexer for laptop interface, ST 6002 below deck autopilot, Icom 504 VHF radio with RAM mic at helm and a Clarion marine stereo with Bose 131 cockpit speakers and Bose 161 speakers in the main cabin.
Three Group 27 batteries are charged by built in 30 amp battery charger. 110 volt outlets located throughout. Electrical panel features extra breakers to allow for additional equipment.
Efficient deck and cockpit features oversize Harken primary winches and 40.2 Quatro housetop winches for a total of six. 60" Edson Diamond Series Aluminum wheel with leather cover assures maximum sensitivity and reduces load on autopilot.
Clearcoated carbon mast and retractable carbon sprit. High tech running rigging. Harken Mark IV Roller Furling.