Contessa 27

CONTESSA 27

Gebouwd vanaf 1981

CONTESSA 27

Contessa 27 drawing on sailboatdata.com

Hull Type:  Fin w/transom hung rudder Rig Type:  Fractional Sloop
LOA:  27.50′ / 8.38m LWL:  23.50′ / 7.16m
Beam:  10.00′ / 3.05m Listed SA:  413 ft2 / 38.37 m2
Draft (max.)  5.42′ / 1.65m Draft (min.)  
Disp.  5750 lbs./ 2608 kgs. Ballast:  2608 lbs. / 1183 kgs.
SA/Disp.:  20.65 Bal./Disp.:  45.36% Disp./Len.:  197.80
Designer:  Rob Humphreys
Builder:  MG Yachts (UK)
Construct.:  FG Bal. type:  
First Built:  1981 Last Built:   # Built:  150
AUXILIARY POWER (orig. equip.)
Make:  Volvo (opt.) Model:  2001
Type:  Diesel HP:  9
TANKS
Water:  20 gals. / 76 ltrs. Fuel:  10 gals. / 38 ltrs.
BUILDERS (past & present)
More about & boats built by:   Jeremy Rogers Ltd.
DESIGNER
More about & boats designed by:   Rob Humphreys
SEE ALSO:
Related Boat:   MG-C27
NOTES
In 1985 the molds and design of the CONTESSA 27 were purchased by MG Yachts and it was sold as the MGC27.
There was also a drop keel version: draft from 3.16′ – 5.83′. For pictures of the interior see: http://www.yachtsnet.co.uk/archives/mgc-27/mgc-27.htm