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Tiara Yachts 2011 digitial brochure.



    616-392-7163 FAX 616-394-7466



    B U I L T I N

    T H E U. S. A.

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    It is our conviction that to be the best is not sufficient,

    for that is only a comparison to the standards of others.

    Tiara Yachts sets itself apart by pursuing the ultimate goal of perfection, both in the products we make,

    and in the entire conduct of our business.

    We embrace the responsibility of providing support

    to our Dealers, establishing cooperative working

    relationships with our Suppliers, and building a product

    that inspires Customer confidence and satisfaction.

    We commit ourselves to designing, engineering, and

    manufacturing our boats to exact standards and specifications.

    In so doing, we are confident our products will be

    a source of pleasure, a matter of pride, and a lasting investment to their Owners.

    C O M M I T M E N T

    T O E X C E L L E N C E

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    Robert L. SlikkersPresident, Tiara Yachts

    Leon R. SlikkersChairman of the Board, S2 Yachts, Inc.

    David A. SlikkersC.E.O., S2 Yachts



    Where weve been tells you a lot about where we are today. And where well be tomorrow.

    1946 Leon R. Slikkers begins his boat-building career in Holland, Michigan, USA, at the Chris-Craft Boat Company. In the early 1950s starts building 14-foot wooden runabouts in the family garage after work.

    1955 Leon launches the Slickcraft Boat Company ... Begins experimental work in fiberglass hull construction.

    1961 All Slickcraft models are offered in fiberglass, wood models discontinued.

    1964 Slickcraft SS235 introduced, forerunner of deep V hull bottoms and trailerable cuddy cabin boats.

    1969 Slickcraft Boat Company sold to AMF, Leon remains President until 1973.

    1997 Leon inducted into the Michigan Boating Hall of Fame TIARA YACHTS 2900 CORONET DAYBOAT INTRODUCED.

    1999 Leon inducted into the National Marine Industry Hall of Fame.

    2001 Leon becomes Chairman of the Board, S2 Yachts, Inc., David, C.E.O., and Bob, President, Tiara Yachts.

    2003 Tiara Express Series rebadged asthe TIARA YACHTS SOVRAN SERIES.


    2006 Leon celebrates 60 years of boat building Holland facility expanded, to over 800,000 square feet.

    2007 5800 SOVRAN LAUNCH.

    2008 3900 OPEN LAUNCH.


    2010 4300 OPEN LAUNCH.

    2011 4500 SOVRAN LAUNCH.

    2011 3100 OPEN LAUNCH.

    1974 S2 YACHTS, INC. founded by Leon, designing and building sailboats.

    1976 S2 Yachts, Inc. introduces the TIARA POWERBOAT DIVISION, and the following year, PURSUIT FISHING BOATS.

    1979 Plant capacity doubles (the original facility was 72,000 square feet). TIARA YACHTS OPEN SERIES INTRODUCED.

    1983 Pursuit Fishing Boats builds 75,000 square foot facility in Ft. Pierce, Florida (with 60,000 square foot expansion in 1996, and a 7,000 sq. ft. addition in 2000).

    1984 Leon named Chief Executive Officer, S2 Yachts, Inc., David A. Slikkers, President, Tiara Yachts, Robert L. Slikkers, Senior Vice President. A 200,000 square foot manufacturing building is added to the S2/Tiara Yachts Holland campus.

    1987 S2 Yachts sailboat production ends. S2 Yachts, Inc. remains the parent company of Tiara Yachts and Pursuit Boats.

    1988 Tiara offices expanded, enlarging the engineering area and entrance/lobby.


    1996 Leon named Michigan Entrepreneur of the Year in the Manufacturing Category.

    Of all the production boat manufacturers in the world, TIARA YACHTS remains one of the few that is family-owned and managed. Our ongoing commitment to successful and sustainable growth began many years ago, when our founder, Leon R. Slikkers, first established the corporate and boat-building philosophy and values that we are determined to continue: CHRISTIAN PRINCIPLES ... COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE ... STEWARDSHIP.

    Today, three generations of Slikkers are dedicated to continuing the growth of Tiara Yachts. Now, as in the beginning, the goal of the Family and the Company remains the same. To seek perfection in all that we do, to continue designing and building Classic Yachts of Unsurpassed Quality and Enduring Integrity.

    A H E R I T A G E O F I N T E G R I T Y

    Located in Holland, Michigan, USA, the Tiara Yachts Corporate and Manufacturing Campus now encompasses 800,000 square feet (when Tiara Yachts began in 1976, the original facility was 72,000 square feet).

    Although our physical expansion throughout the years has been impressive, it is our continual investment in People, Processes and Technology that has contributed most to the Tiara Brand, and to the continuing satisfaction of our Yacht Owners.

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    The TIARA YACHTS SOVRAN SERIES A family of yachts built for the pleasures of cruising. CRUISING REINVENTED. All four Models in the Tiara Sovran Series feature the Volvo Penta Inboard Propulsion System (IPS), and have true offshore cruising/seakeeping ability. And an extensive list of standard equipment, as well as a complementary choice of optional equipment. Standard equipment and features on all four Models include: Custom wrap-around windshields and integrated hard-tops; integrated bow pulpits and swim platforms; oversized cockpits and cockpit furniture; transom storage trunks; and spacious, comfortable, open interiors.

    See your Tiara Yachts Dealer for complete information.


    T I A R A Y A C H T S

    S O V R A N S E R I E S

    C R U I S I N G

    R E I N V E N T E D.

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  • POWER SELECTIONTriple Inboard Diesels ... Volvo Penta IPS 600/435 H.P., with Joystick Control

    SPECIFICATIONSL.O.A. without Standard Pulpit, with Standard Swim Platform ... 5710 17.63 meters

    L.O.A. with Standard Pulpit and Standard Swim Platform ... 609 18.52 meters

    Beam ... 1510 4.83 meters

    Draft (to bottom of drive system, fully loaded) ... 36 1.07 meters

    Approximate Dry Weight ... 43,500 lbs. 19,731 kg

    Height from Waterline to Top of Standard Electronics Arch ... 139 4.19 meters Fuel Capacity ... 650 U.S. gallons 2,460.52 liters Water Capacity ... 200 U.S. gallons 757.08 liters

    Holding Tank Capacity ... 86 U.S. gallons 325.55 liters

    Sleeping Accommodations ... 5 Standard, 6 with Optional 3rd Stateroom

    Salon Seating ... 5

    Aft Deck Seating ... 5

    Deadrise at Transom ... 14.4o

    NOTE: transom storage trunk must not be used as a stowage or transportation compartment for gasoline and other flammable liquids, or outboard engines, water and land vehicles, or other gasoline powered equipment. please see your dealer for proper ventilation requirements.

    The 5800 SOVRAN Powered by triple Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) 600/435 H.P. diesels with Joystick Control, the 5800 Sovran is a stylish deepwater cruiser.

    AFT DECK The aft deck features a molded-in wrap-around lounge, a high-gloss teak table with hi-lo actuator, a starboard wet bar with sink and storage, a matching portside storage unit, tempered glass aft deck entry door with molded-in steps to the swim platform, and day hatch to the engine room.

    TRANSOM The transom area has a storage compartment with fiberglass liner and a gas-actuated door, and an integrated 60 swim platform with swim ladder. A tender management system and/or structural prep for passerelle are available.

    HARDTOP The standard hardtop includes a composite windshield frame with tempered safety glass, a retractable 6 carbon fiber sun roof, and electronics arch. An optional electronics/antenna mast for the arch is also available.

    aft deck starboard wet bar with sink, shown with optional icemaker.

    port storage unit, with optional joystick control (in addition to standard helm joystick).

    standard hardtop and electronics arch. optional electronics/antenna mast. standard 6 carbon fiber electric sun roof, fully retractable.

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    standard molded-in wrap-around lounge, high gloss teak table.

    The port/starboard storage units are available with optional refrigerators or icemakers. The port unit is also available with a Joystick Control (in addition to the standard helm Joystick). Teak cockpit decking or carpet is also available. Double stainless steel curved sliding doors provide access to the main salon/interior.

    NOTE: Optional crew quarters are available if desired See your Dealer for complete details.

    ENGINE ROOM The engine room is large and open for easy service and maintenance, and all-white and well-lit.

    FOREDECK The foredeck features a standard integrated fiberglass bow pulpit and flush forward anchor locker (with overboard drain) with concealed automatic rope/chain anchor windlass system, foredeck foot pedal, and remote switch at the helm.

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    transom storage compartment shown with optional tender management system.

    side-by-side-by-side triple volvo penta IPS 600/435 h.p. diesels.

    standard integrated bow pulpit. anchor locker with windlass system. optional