Poncelet 5 metre 1970 with 1979 Mercury Straight 6-cylinder 90hp ‘Tower of Power’.
Rare European Classic Wooden speed boat. Owned since 2005, family circumstances force sale. Engine looked after by Mercury Specialists, serviced each year of use and new impeller every time as a matter of course. New factory original Hydraulic trim tilt fitted in 2017. New engine bottom seals 2021.
In 2015 she was renovated by Henwood and Dean of Hambleden, Henley-on -Thames, re-painted and varnished. Re-upholstered with a new seating configuration, 2 front seats with rear bench seat for 2/3 persons and a folding step for ease of entry added. New cover 2015 by Penrose Sailmakers Falmouth. Stored indoors.
She has an underfloor fuel tank with Quicksilver fuel filter system, new fuel filter and fuel lines 2021. Additional secondary tank if required.
Good Condition twin 1300kgs axle braked trailer (2600kgs gross) Custom built in 2005, to make her frequent European holidays a breeze. Two complete brand-new axles fitted 2017 including brakes and bearings, along with brake cables, wheels and tyres. Overall towing weight approx. 1160kgs.
Whilst stored, the trailer is on the ‘winter’ wheels and tyres (also included if required) to preserve the road set.
Last serviced and used in August 2021. As usual, ran like a dream at the Classic Motor Boat Association Rally held at Cardiff Bay.
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Mercury Straight 6 Tower of Power|
|Fuel type:||Petrol (Gas)|
|Length over all:||5m|
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.