Designer / Draughtsman
Cuthbertson and Cassian Limited
Year of Design
Newport 41S This model was introduced in about 1972 specifically for the IOR racing rules. It has a length overall of 41.00 ft (12.5 m), a waterline length of 30.00 ft (9.1 m), displaces 18,000 lb (8,165 kg) and carries 8,215 lb (3,726 kg) of ballast. The boat has a draft of 6.25 ft (1.91 m) with the standard keel fitted. The boat is fitted with a Japanese Yanmar diesel engine of 35 hp (26 kW). The fuel tank holds 35 U.S. gallons (130 L; 29 imp gal) and the fresh water tank has a capacity of 75 U.S. gallons (280 L; 62 imp gal). Below decks headroom is 6.25 ft (191 cm). The boat has a PHRF racing average handicap of 114 and a Portsmouth Yardstick of 74.5.