Rio 42 AIR

RIO 42 AIR : A balanced and innovative hard top

Long 13 metres, with a width of 4 metres, it stands out for its marine worthiness, elegance and originality.
Sterndrive with power from 330 to 370 H.P. foot located joystick as an optional item.

The new POD trasmissions (Ips or Zeus) can be installed, thought considered as an unnecessary feature by the builders. It can reach a cruising speed of 28 Knots with fuel consumption at around 60/70 lt/hr and 9 hour navigation autonomy.

Excellent navigation visibility and adequate power to suit any space.
The stern located navigation bridge is large with an hydraulic handling as an optional item for the housing and slipway tender.

The cockpit is made in teak and its “all-spacious” ( 14 square metres), furnished as on board of mega yachts with supported sofas, a chaise lounge and a comfortable external kitchen in glass-ceramic.
“Rio 42 Air” is suitable for expert skippers who enjoy the outdoor and hosting friends and for those demanding relax, silence and limited fuel consumptions.



Lenght 12.94 m (42.4 ft)
Beam 3.75 m (12.3 ft)
Height 3.85 m (12.6 ft)
Weight (empty) 9400 kg (20723 lbs)
Draft 0.68 m (2.2 feet)
Max. crew capacity 12
Accommodation 4+2
Cabins 2/3
Fresh water tanks 300 l (79 U.S.gallons)
Fuel tanks 1000 l (264 U.S.gallons)


Engines 2x380hp QSB 5,9-380 Cummins (2x280 Kw)
Fuel diesel
Propulsion Propeller shaft
HP 2x380 HP
kW 2x280 Kw
Range 268 n.m.
Max. speed 35 knots
Cruising speed 26 knots


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