1988 Fountain 42 Lightning For Sale

$66,500
$44,000
Stock #123680 -
Available
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$44,000
$66,500

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1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
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1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #2

Boat Details

Year:
1988
Type:
Power
Brand:
Fountain
Category:
High Performance
Model:
42 Lightning
Length (LOA):
42'
Beam:
8' 3"
Draft:
36"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
123680
Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Status:
Available
Reason for Selling:
Purchased a newer and faster Cigarette.
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
2013
Brand:
Custom
Model:
Mcbetts Racing 540 Cid
Size (each):
850 hp
Hours:
107 (as of 7/10/2017)
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Lightning fast, big & beautiful, the Fountain 42 is repowered with 2013 Custom Mcbetts Racing 540 Cid 850 (100 hours)"

This 1988 Fountain 42 Lightning is an affordable introduction to high-performance boating. This beauty has been kept on a lift over its lifetime, professionally maintained, and features new engines, carburetors, exhaust, and rebuilt racing drives

* New twin 2013 McBetts racing engines with M...more

1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #2
1988 Fountain 42 Lightning - #1
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1988 Fountain 42 Lightning High Performance in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Stock #123680

Although located in Canada, due to Canadian regulations, this boat is not available for sale to potential buyers in Canada.

This 1988 Fountain 42 Lightning is an affordable introduction to high-performance boating. This beauty has been kept on a lift over its lifetime, professionally maintained, and features new engines, carburetors, exhaust, and rebuilt racing drives

* New twin 2013 McBetts racing engines with Merlin 540 CI blocks, Merlin heads, Inconel valves, installed by McBetts Racing in 2014
* New mainfolds and risers under warranty through 2019
* New Stainless Marine exhaust pipes under warranty through 2019
* Rebuilt Mercury Racing #3 Speed master drives installed and tuned by racing experts TNT Marine
* Borg Warner race transmissions
* New Blower Shop 1071 blowers and chillers
* New Holly 850 dual carbs
* Gaffrig gauges, throttles, and shifters

No expense was spared repowering the boat, all components are the best available and installed by racing experts McBetts and TNT

This boat runs and handles excellently. It jumps on plane in 4 seconds and reaches almost 100 MPH

A Myco triple axle trailer with upgraded electric brakes is available for $5,000

Trailer not included.
Information On Condition

Engines only have 107 hours. Also installed are new headers and tailpipes from stainless marine which have 3 years left on their 5 year warranty. The drives were rebuilt and tuned by TNT Marine.

The engines and drives are in perfect mechanical shape.

Cabin upholstery and interior carpet are worn

Cockpit upholstery is average.

Drive solinoids, oil, plugs, belts replaced 6 weeks ago

Approximate boat location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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Basic Details
Year:
1988
Type:
Power
Brand:
Fountain
Category:
High Performance
Model:
42 Lightning
Length (LOA):
42'
Hours:
107
(as of 7/10/2017)
Stock #:
123680
Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
2013
Brand:
Custom
Model:
Mcbetts Racing 540 Cid
Hours:
107
(as of 7/10/2017)
Size (each):
850 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
260 gals
Propeller:
Stainless Steel
Cruising Speed:
40 mph
Maximum Speed:
97 mph
Drive Make:
Mercruiser TNT
Drive Model:
#3
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Config.:
Inboard/Outboard
Carbureted:
Custom Exhaust:
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
42'
Beam:
8' 3"
Max. Draft:
36"
Water Capacity:
13 gals
Displacement:
8,800 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
Fuel Gauge:
Tachometer:
Deck Features
Bow Cover:
ElectricalElec. Components
12 V DC Outlets:
Accessory Switches:
Air Temperature Gauge:
Batteries:
Battery Perko Switch:
CD Player:
Cockpit Lighting:
Courtesy Lights:
Electric Engine Hatch:
Engine Kill Switch:
Engine Temp Gage:
Fuel Gauge:
Loudspeaker:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Oil Temperature Gauge:
Speakers:
Stereo:
Subwoofer:
Tachometer:
USB Port:
Volt Meter:
Water Pressure Gauge:
Water Temperature Gauge:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
5
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
4
# Berths:
3
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin:
Cabin Door:
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Fountain
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Speed Boat V
Exterior Color:
Yellow / Purple
Interior Color:
Gray
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