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Flagships Gallery: Hylas 63

Hylas Yachts is proud to introduce its newest design—the Hylas 63, the ultimate performance cruiser for couples. The Hylas 63 was born from our customers’ desire for the ideal couples cruiser in the low- to mid-60’ range.
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Hylas Yachts is proud to introduce its newest design—the Hylas 63, the ultimate performance cruiser for couples. The Hylas 63 was born from our customers’ desire for the ideal couples cruiser in the low- to mid-60’ range. We attribute our success to listening closely to our customers. With this in mind, German Frers has incorporated his latest philosophies into the 63’s lines. From the nearly-plumb bow to the powerful stern sections, it has been designed to enhance performance while maximizing seakindliness. Frers has done his job well by designing a best-in-class hull and rig plan that will sail the world’s oceans, coasts, and bays at speed and in comfort. Now it is your job to make her yours.

The new Hylas 63 has a strong, vacuum-laid hull built with Twaron, making it beautiful, seakindly and fast. Most importantly, this yacht, like all Hylas yachts, is custom built to each owners cruising needs.

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The new Hylas 63 has struck a chord. Based on the reputation of the Hylas quality and value, as well as the Frers’ name, Hylas Yachts has already received commitments for the first eight hulls. We look forward to introducing you to the new Hylas 63 late this summer at the 2013 Newport and Annapolis Shows.

See all the boats in our Flagships Gallery here

SPECS

LOA 63ft 8in

LWL 57ft 

BEAM 17ft 6in

DRAFT 8ft 8in (std); 7ft 4in (shoal)

DISPLACEMENT 72,000 lbs

BALLAST 26,000 lbs

SAIL AREA 2130 ft2

FUEL/WATER/WASTE (US GAL) 620/380/112

ENGINE Yanmar 220HP

ELECTRICAL 24V

DESIGNER German Frers

BUILDER Queen Long Marine

U.S. DISTRIBUTOR hylasyachtsusa.com

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