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Year of construction 1998
Material GRP (Polyester)
Length 41.17 feet
Width 12.8 feet

59HP Volvo Penta. Centre cockpit blue water cruiser

Basic data of the Contest 42s

  • Seller:Contest Brokerage
  • Reference:CB190769
  • Brand:Contest
  • Model:42s
  • Ship's name:Kilya
  • Motorization:59HP Volvo Penta
  • Category:Sailing Yacht
  • Additional category:Sailing Yacht
  • Year of construction:1998
  • Material:GRP (Polyester)
  • Length:41.17 feet
  • Width:12.80 feet
  • Draught:6 feet
  • Variable draught:No
  • Beds:5fixed, 1 additional
  • Country: Netherlands
  • To view in sales harbour/showroom: Yes
  • Price:sold



  • Remarks:

    This Contest 42S has been very well taken care of by her current and her previous owner. With her full battened mainsail and electric furling genoa she offers good performance just as easy handling. Her spacious teak interior provides great comfort and sleeps 5 in 3 cabins and 2 in saloon. "Kilya is ready for a new adventure with a new owner. She isn on her way to medemblik, please make an appoinment to admire her! For further information or to arrange a viewing, please contact our office. preliminairy brochure

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  • Designer: Dick Zaal
    Dick Room
  • Shipyard: Contest Yachts, The Netherlands
  • Hull number: 42103
  • CE-category: A
  • CE-standard: CE-A Ocean
  • Hull shape: Roundbilge
    Roundbilged hull in Flag Blue (Awl grip)
  • Hull colour: Blue
  • Deck colour: White
  • Deck construction: Grp (polyester)
    Teak on GRP
  • Superstructure: GRP
  • Windows: Acrylic windows in Hull and superstructure (several opening in hull)
  • Cockpit: Centre cockpit
  • Vertical clearance: Approx. 19 Mtrs.
  • Draught: 175 cm
  • Displacement: 13 tonnes
    Approx. 13 tonnes
  • Ballast: 5 tonnes
    Approx. 5.5 tonnes
  • Steering system: Wheel
    Wheel steering
  • Position steering system: Outside
  • Rudder: Single
    Rudder in skeg
  • Keel/Lee board: Wing keel
    Wing throat


  • Saloon:
  • Layout and spaces inside: Saloon with U-shaped settee
  • Headroom: Approx. 1.95m.
  • Cabins: 2
    Master cabin aft with french berth, forward cabin with V-berth, single bunk in passage
  • Berths: fixed: 5 Extra: 1
    5+1 in saloon
  • Type interior: Classic, warm
    Classic handcrafted teak interior
  • Curtains: Blue checkered upholstery, curtains in white
  • Water tank & material:
    Approx. 444L in PE tanks
  • Waste water tank: 45L for forward toilet
  • Water system: Pressure + manual
    Electric pressure system and footpump
  • Hot water: Through boiler and shorepower
  • Number of showers: 2
    2 x Shower with electric drain, separate shower cabin in aft head
  • Toilets: 2
    1x electric in aft and 1x manual in front cabin
  • Radio/CD player: Sony radio/cassette/ CD changer with speakers in saloon and cockpit
  • Cooker & fuel: 2 burner(s)
    2-burner stove with oven
  • Oven: Yes
  • Fridge & power source:
  • Heating: hot air
    Webasto DW 47
  • Comments:

    Sprung slats under matrasses in aft cabin, additional cool box,

Engine, electrics

  • Starting type: Electric
  • Type: Inboard
  • Brand: Volvo Penta
  • Year: 1998
  • Power: 59 hp
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Fuel consumption: 4 litre/hour
    Approx. 4 L/h
  • Transmission: Shaft
  • Propulsion: Propellor
    Stainless steel propeller shaft with fixed 3-bladed propellor
  • Cooling system: Indirect
    Indirect cooling system
  • Fuel tanks: 1
    Approx. 335L in stainless steel tank
  • Total fuel tank(s) capacity: 335 Litre
  • Fuel tank material: Stainless steel
  • Max speed: 8 knots
    Approx. 7.5 Knot
  • Cruising speed: 6 knots
    Approx. 6 Knot
  • Measuring instruments: RPM, temperature and alternator charging current
  • Fuel tank gauge:
  • Tachometer:
  • Temperature gauge:
  • Bow thruster: Electric
    Sleipner 7 HP
  • Battery:
    4x service batteries, 1x start battery and 2x bowthruster and furler batteries (all new 2019)
  • Battery charger: 50 A
    Victron 12V/50A (2014)
  • Alternator:
    Standard alternator and extra alternator
  • Inverter:
    12/220V inverter
  • Shore power: Yes, with cable
  • Wind generator:
  • Solar panel:
  • Control panel: Professional control panel
  • Voltage: 12V/220V(shorepower)
  • Comments:

    Double fuel filter, Phoenix charger control with battery alarm

Navigation and electronics

  • Compass:
    Compass on steering pedestal
  • Log/speed: B&G
    New by B&G (2010)
  • Depth gauge: B&G
    New by B&G (2010)
  • Wind gauge: B&G
    New by B&G (angle, speed and magnified) (2010)
  • Navigation lights: Yes, including 3-coloured mastheadlight with strobe light
  • Autopilot: B&G
  • GPS: Furuno
  • Chart plotter:
  • Radar: Furuno 1721
  • AIS: Icom
  • SSB receiver: ICOM
  • Weatherfax/Navtex: Navtex (2005)
  • Comments:

    Windex, ICOM AIS,

Rig and sails

  • Sailplan type: Sloop
    Demolition rigged
  • Spars material: Aluminium
  • Sails material: Dacron
  • Main sail: New inboom furling main sail (2018)
  • Furling mainsail: in--boom furling system, new in 2018!!
  • Genoa: De Vries with UV ply
  • Genoa reefing system: Electric genoa reefing system (2017)
  • Halfwinder, bollejan: Cruising chute with snuffer
  • Winches: 2 x Lewmar ST54 genoa winches, 2 x Lewmar 40 ST halyard winches
  • Comments:

    Nemo backstay adjuster, Rocon for Genoa, Seldén tree-catch,

Deck Equipment

  • Anchors & material: 1 x CQR Stainless steel
    CQR anchor with approx. 50 mtrs. of chain
  • Anchor connection: Chain
  • Anchor windlass: Electric
    Simpson & Lawrance electric windlass
  • Sprayhood: Fixed windscreen in stainless steel with dodger in blue
  • Boat cover: Cockpit tent (2013)
  • Sea rails: Yes, 2 wires
  • Swimming platform: Yes, with teak
  • Swimming ladder: Stainless steel with teak steps
  • Dinghy: Banana boat
    Banana boat dinghy
  • Fenders, lines: Yes, ample
  • Comments:

    Winter tent and steering pedestal cover, cockpittable, glass/canholder on steering pedestal, curtains under hatches, clock and barometer, seats in pushpits, Anti musquito covers for hatches


  • Life raft: Yes (to be checked)
  • Bilge pump: Manual
    1 x manual
  • Radar reflector: Yes
  • Life jackets: Yes
  • Gas bottle locker with drain: Yes
  • Comments: Dan Bouy
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