2020 Island Gypsy Newport 460
Blending the allure of the classic lines of a down east style cruiser with advanced engineering and unique Python drive technology which results in close to silent cruising, the Island Gypsy Newport 460 builds is the ideal family cruiser
Hallmarks of brand include generous social spaces, full walk-around decks for ease of access and safety, helm side entry door, open plan living, smooth ride, fuel efficiency, low maintenance.
With its proven planing hull, narrow entry easing into a soft chine, the hull will deliver comfort and stability in all sea states.
Entertaining is a breeze with the huge wrap-around cockpit with table, ample seating and alfresco dining area flowing seamlessly into the well-equipped galley and lounge as a single level social setting.
The 1.2m swim platform ensures safe boarding, launching the tender, or catching your seafood lunch, with plenty of room to accommodate optional barbecue, retractable swim ladder, rod holders and tender supports.
The galley includes sensational storage, dual refrigeration, ice maker, dual stainless-steel sinks, long Corian or stone bench tops and convection microwave oven and electric cooktop.
At the helm, dual leather chairs and helm station equipped with the latest in Simrad navigation equipment, while the lounge and dining section cleverly converts to a bed for any spontaneous overnight guests.
Below decks, the single cabin format comprises a huge Queen-sized Island bed, separate WC and shower, as well as full-height robes and impeccable cabinetry.
Design and décor may be the first breathtaking impressions of the Island Gypsy Newport 460, but what’s within the hull that will elevate this newcomer above her peers.
The “silent drive” will turn the industry on its head!
Powered with a 480hp Cummins diesel engine and Onan generator, coupled to a ZF 2:1 gearbox and running through our new technology “Python” drive system which has been especially designed for this range of boats. This system equates to minimal maintenance and sensational performance of up to 20 knots, single engine efficiency, along with class-leading fuel economy.
An innovative system of self-draining sea water ballast tanks stabilizes the boats at anchor or at the marina.