CURRENT RESTORATION PROJECTS
Poole Powerboats Sovereign 19 `001`
First up , this is the very first Sunseeker, A sovereign 19 built by Poole powerboats around 1968. The boat was purchased by Quayline last year. This is boat no1, as we have a build plate to prove. It has a fitted Volvo Penta 130 B2 inboard petrol/ out drive all original which requires full rebuild as well a full respray and fit out of the boat. All full update to follow.
This is a Glastron 150gt built in 1973, but more famous for being the same model that featured in the boat chase and the famous jump in the James Bond " live and let die"movie. This particular boat is one of the 28 boats purchased for the film for promotional purposes. The actual boat that undertook the 120 ft record jump in restored and Is in a London museum and has a central driving position. There is also another one in the beulieu motor museum. The Quayline one , recently purchased will have its deck removed so both sections can be resprayed, transom re glassed and placed back to the original boat. Also we have an original evinrude 90 v4 engine as Also featured in the film. Many of the other 27 boats were sold back to dealers and some so badly damaged were scraped! This one survived.
Poole Powerboats Sovereign S23
Sunseeker/ Poole powerboats S23 built in 1985, all original boat. This will have a full interior/cockpit refurbishments to original specification with fitted v8 petrol engine and stern drive. This boat will be available for sale, please contact us for.
Sunseeker /Poole powerboats S17
With fitted Volvo Penta 130 Hp petrol inboard/ stern drive, built in 1971. Again with full restoration being undertaken, with full engine rebuild and this boat will be for sale when work is underway. Price guide from £30,000
Built in 1989. With fitted Volvo Penta diesel stern drive, 4 berth in 2 cabins, full standing shower, full cabin refurbishment, cockpit cushions, full canopy, gel shielded hull. Price £30,000