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Papa John
40' Viking 40 Sportfish 1978

$ 49,750

Papa John is a Viking 40' 40 Sportfish listed for sale with United Yacht Broker John Zappone. John can be reached at 1-352-247-9634 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Convertible Boats and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

The model Viking 40 was built from 1974-1982. It was a major success with over 400 sold, the 40 was a major contribution to Viking's reputation as a quality builder. It is noted for its aggressive profile and rugged construction, large cockpit and interior. The Viking trademark steel engine mounts also were a significant improvement industry wide. Papa John was repowered with Volvo TAMD 73p 430 Diesels. All cabinetry has been reworked with forward berth converted from crew bunks to centerline queen with access from both sides. The boat is well equipped and comfortable with plenty of space above and below decks. Upper station is completely enclosed with hard top and very nice Eisenglass. 6 new gap 31 batteries, 3000 Watt Magnum Inverter, Northern lights 5KW Genset, new aluminum fuel tanks, Princess 3 burner stove, full size refrigerator, microwave, Twin Cruisair Air Conditioners (16K and 12K), Garmin 2010C, Raymarine C90W, Com Nav Depth, 2 VHF Radios, Electric Windlass with new motor, Custom Aluminum Dinghy Davit on Foredeck, Spare Props. New Bottom January 2019. 9' AB Tender with 5 HP Mercury outboard conveys with sale.


  • Builder: Viking
  • Model: 40 Sportfish
  • Location: Hernando Beach, Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 45 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 40 ft
  • Price: $ 49,750
  • Beam: 14' 6"
  • Category: Convertible Boats
  • Water Capacity: 80 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 380 gals
  • Engine Details: Volvo Penta TAMD73P
  • Engine 1: 2001 2800.00 HRS 430.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 2001 2800.00 HRS 430.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel
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*Engine 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.


Our Viking listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 45' 40 Sportfish. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker John Zappone who can answer all questions about the boat for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


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Buying a boat or yacht can be a daunting experience with so many available boats on the market. Let the team at United take the guesswork out of your boat search by enlisting one of our professional yacht brokers. Not only will we listen to your needs about budget, docking and storage, and how you plan on using your new boat, but we will do the research for you by looking through the MLS, researching the history of every listing, and negotiating on your behalf. From survey to acceptance, the team at United Yacht Sales is with you every step of the way.


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