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1989 Hatteras 40' Because

$ 114,500

Because is a 1989 Hatteras 40' 40 Motor Yacht listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Roger Cole. Roger can be reached at 1-727-460-0228 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional yacht brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Hatteras Yachts and similar boats. With over 200 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

New to the market, this 40 Motor Yacht is one of Hatteras's most popular designs combining very good low speed fuel economy with a good turn of speed. Here dependable Caterpillar 3208 engines have low hours and are very well maintained.

Featuring two very nice staterooms each with their own private head and shower, a beautiful Teak interior and all of the conveniences of a modern motoryacht. There are many recent upgrades and improvements.

With her Air Draft height at 17' 6" she is a perfect candidate for the Great Loop.


  • Price USD:$ 114,500
  • Builder:


  • Model:

    40 Motor Yacht

  • Year:


  • Location:

    Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States

  • Type:

    Power Yacht

  • LOA: 41 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 40 ft
  • Beam: 13' 7"
  • Yacht Category

    Motor Yachts

  • Water Capacity: 100 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 360 gals
  • Engine Details: Caterpillar 3208 TA
  • Engine 1: 1989 2100.00 HRS 375.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1989 2100.00 HRS 375.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

This is a modern 2 stateroom, galley down, pedigreed cruising yacht with a full beam master stateroom and private guest accommodations forward. There are two separate heads, each with their own shower stall. The interior is hand rubbed Teak.

The flybridge features a full 4-sided enclosure with guest seating forward of the helm.

The spacious aft deck boasts a concealed Jen-air style grill, a large table and chairs under the protection of her load bearing hardtop.

  • Custom window blinds and upholstered valance boards
  • Front large window panels (UV window film installed)
  • Opening side windows
  • Insignia 42 Flat screen TV with sound bar
  • KVH Satellite TV
  • L-Shaped sectional couch with sleeper and storage
  • Two ottoman stools with storage
  • Stainless steel Ice Maker
  • Two Bar Stools
  • Corian counter top with under mount stainless steel sink and designer faucet with pull out spray handle
  • Custom back splash
  • Newer AC/DC Norcold refrigerator and freezer
  • Princess three burner stove with oven
  • Stainless Broiler Oven
  • DC lighting over the stove top
  • Garbage disposal
  • Galley Supplies and Flatware
  • Bruce anchor 35 lbs. with 200' 3/8" chain
  • Galley Maid windlass 12 volt with deck switches
  • Danforth secondary anchor 45 lbs. with nylon 3/4 rode
  • Saltwater wash down faucet
  • Stainless steel bow rail pulpit
  • Tide-Rider Boarding Steps - interchangeable to port or starboard
  • "Trick" Davit system for Dinghy
  • Aluminum window frames, Painted Black Awlgrip 2017
  • Full Isinglass Enclosure on F/B and Aft Deck
  • Factory hard top with stainless steel support rails covers aft sundeck
  • Stainless steel flybridge ladder with Teak steps
  • Round table and four chairs with cushions and pillows
  • Door to salon
  • Large dock boxes with cushions for seating
  • Transom door to stern ladder
  • JennAire grill 120 volt
  • Freshwater dispenser and bar sink
  • Outboard and dinghy Davit System
  • Dinghy and Outboard
  • Bimini top and Enclosure
  • Molded fiberglass helm station
  • Forward bench seat on F/B
  • Storage under seat and consolee
  • Bench style helm seat with backrest

Master stateroom is full beam aft with a centerline queen berth. There are opening windows for natural ventilation and custom valance boards blinds.

  • Air conditioning with digital controls
  • W/W carpet
  • Queen size bed with custom mattress
  • Custom window blinds with upholstery valance boards
  • Escape hatch on aft wall-sliding side windows
  • Separate stall shower with door
  • Cultured marble countertop with molded sink

Guest Stateroom is Forward with V-Berth and separate head and shower stall.

  • Custom memory foam mattress 2018
  • Digital Controls for Air Conditioning
  • W/W carpeting
  • V-Berth with storage drawers underneath
  • Spare propeller storage locker below
  • Hanging locker
  • Opening port light hatch
  • Full-length mirror
  • Reading lights - 2
  • Head with Corian countertop with stainless faucet
  • Separate stall shower with door
  • Vacuflush head
  • Holding tank indicator light
  • Exhaust fan
  • B&G Zeus 12" Touch Screen display Chart plotter 2016
  • EM-Tek AIS Class B Transceiver 2016
  • Simrad AP 22 Autopilot
  • Standard Horizon VHF radio
  • Hailing and foghorn unit
  • Datamarine Depth sounder
  • RayMarine Depth sounder
  • Fixed mounting bracket for tablet
  • Richie Compass
  • Glendenning Engine Synchronizer
  • Anchor windlass control from helm
  • Five Bilge pump manual and auto switch controls
  • Caterpillar Engine Gauges

This Hatteras cruises at 17 kt and has a Max 22 kt. She also performs well at trawler speeds 8-9 kts with excellent fuel economy.

  • Caterpillar 3208TA 375 HP Diesel engines with 2,400 hours
  • Twin Disc Marine Gears
  • Dripless shaft seals, 1.75" Stainless Steel shafts
  • Spurs Line Cutters
  • Bennett Trim Tabs
  • Racor 900 Fuel Filters
  • Oil change pump for engines and generator - 12 volt reversible
  • Engine room blower port and starboard - 12 volt
  • Factory LunAire Marine Air Conditioning - Two units 220 volt, supply air conditioning and heat
  • Vacu-Flush Fresh Water heads
  • Fixed Fireboy Fire Extinguisher system with automatic and remote manual controls plus audible and visual discharge signal
  • 8KW Onan generator with sound shield cover with remote starter panel 
  • Galley Maid Domestic Fresh Water Supply
  • Hot water heater 10.5 gallons
  • Dockside water connection with pressure reducing valve
  • Automatic bilge pumps with float switched in five compartments
  • Valves on all underwater through hull fittings with electrical bonding throughout
  • Fuel tank selector valve for feed and return to both fuel tanks
  • "Water Fixer" 1500 model Ultraviolet water filtration system
  • Bilges painted
  • Onan 8KW generator with 2,500 hours
  • Sound shield enclosure for the generator
  • Racor 900 fuel filter
  • Galvanic Isolator 2018
  • House battery bank is 2 8D AGM batteries
  • Generator start battery group 24
  • Digital battery monitoring gauge
  • Battery charger 120 volt Sentry 40 AMP smart charger
  • Battery paralleling switch at the helm station for emergency engine starting
  • Shore power transformer
  • 240 volt, 50 AMP fused electrical inlet
  • Glendenning Cablemaster power cord retrieval
  • 50 Amp to (2) 30 AMP outlet splitter
  • LED lighting in the main salon overhead

This Hatteras is built with fiberglass tanks for the fuel, water and waste. All the tanks are built centerline in the hull. One of the primary advantages to fiberglass fuel tanks is that they never will need to be replaced.

  • Fuel total 359 Gallons: Keel tank 74 gallons, Aft tank 285 gallons
  • Water total 110 gallons in one tank
  • Waste total 40 gallons in one tank (deck and overboard discharge pump)
  • "Water Fixer" 500 model Ultraviolet water purification system 2016
  • "Pur" water filter for the galley sink and ice maker, filter replaced 2017
  • Galley Maid 12 volt heavy duty water pump
  • Dockside water connection with pressure reducing valve
  • All internal faucet water lines equipped with shutoff valves
  • Stern fresh water wash down fitting
  • ACR EPIRB - New 2017
  • Life lines replaced 2017
  • FireBoy Automatic Fire suppression system in the engine compartment 
  • Fire extinguishers in all compartments
  • Carbon Monoxide detectors
  • High water alarm at helm station

The Hatteras 40 Motoryacht separates itself from other boats in its quality of construction. All fiberglass fuel and water tankage, heavy fiberglass construction, electrical and wiring to the highest standard, mechanical systems built with the highest quality components available, hardware that was meant to last a lifetime, and engineering that has been consistently superior.

This example shows well with lots of improvements and upgrades over the years. Owner relocating and has priced to sell.

Transferable slip available in Saint Petersburg, FL.

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.


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