"Checkmate" is a <b>Riva / Chris Craft</b> lookalike powered by a <b>Riva/Crusader 210hp V8</b> gasoline marine engine with a <b>Borg Warner</b> velvet drive and a 1:1 hydraulic gearbox.<br>
<br>Speeds of up to 55 knots have been achieved on this beautiful, fast runabout. She has a deep vee hull with flattened aft sections, varnished mahogany topsides, engine covers and margin boards. Teak on marine ply decks. Dash and all visible mahogany is varnished.
<br>Cockpit instrumentation includes tachometer, oil pressure, temp, ammeter and 12V socket. A detachable teak "music box" is fitted which houses a CD / radio and speaker set. A wood rimmed Momo wheel and a super smooth single lever chrome Morse control is fitted.
<br>Comes on a custom built trailer, this is a modern classic which is priced for a quick sale and will prove a sound investment if looked after.