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CONTENDER 38 Express

38ft 2008 Contender 38 Express

2008 • 38' (11.58 m) • Sport Fisherman
Puerto Rico • Caribbean

$279,000 USD

Fast, smooth-riding, and versatile, Contender's 38 Express sports deluxe cabin accommodations and a cockpit arrangement for pure fishing and entertainment!

There's no compromise in luxury. The forward V-berth converts to a sitting area served by a burled wood table mounted on a massive chromed-stainless pedestal. This drops, creating a queen berth. The aft cabin features twin berths, sitting headroom, and a flat-panel TV. Lockers and shelves are abundant throughout.

Some features includes:

Triple Yamaha F350

Fisher Panda Generator

Teak cokpit table

Bow thruster

Marlin Tower

Dual Garmin 4212 GPS


Cockpit freezer



Vessel Information

Model: 38 Express
Model Year: 2008
Type: MotorBoat
Category: Sport Fisherman
Condition: Used

LOA: 38' (11.58 m)
Beam Feet: 11' (3.56 m)
Draft Feet: 0' (0.00 m)
Engine Info: 350 HP, Triple, Outboard, Gas/Petrol, Yamaha
Staterooms: 1

Location: Fajardo, Puerto Rico
City: Fajardo
Region: Caribbean
Country: Puerto Rico

Manufacturer Provided Description

Featuring two large staterooms, a spacious galley and enclosed head and shower, this powerful yet luxurious vessel satisfies the most demanding anglers and the most discriminating cruisers alike. Boasting an 11-foot-7inch beam, a 24-inch draft and 39-foot-11-inch LOA, the Contender 38 comes standard with 460-gallon fuel capacity. Standard air-conditioning and generator power are also standard features. Engineered to accommodate triple engines up to 1100 hp, Contender builds this boat to get there and back with speed and comfort.


LOA: 39 ft 11 in

Beam: 11 ft 8 in

Minimum Draft: 2 ft 0 in

Dry Weight: 12,700

Displacement: 16400 lbs

Deadrise: 22 degrees

Fuel Capacity: 480 gal


Engine 1:

  • Engine Brand: Yamaha
  • Year Built: 2008
  • Engine Model: F350
  • Engine Type: Outboard
  • Engine/ Fuel Type: Gas/ Petro
  • Engine Power: 350 HP

Engine 2:

  • Engine Brand: Yamaha
  • Year Built: 2008
  • Engine Model: F350
  • Engine Type: Outboard
  • Engine/ Fuel Type: Gas/ Petro
  • Engine Power: 350 HP

Engine 3:

  • Engine Brand: Yamaha
  • Year Built: 2008
  • Engine Model: F350
  • Engine Type: Outboard
  • Engine/ Fuel Type: Gas/ Petro
  • Engine Power: 350 HP


Number of twin berths: 1

Number of double berths: 1

Number of heads: 1


Corian Counter Tops

Stainless Steel Recessed Sink

Designer Faucet

Skylight Cabin Hatch

Drawer Space

Isotherm Refrigerator

Overhead Storage

Whirlpool Microwave

2 Burner Ceramic Cooktop

100V Outlets

Fwd Stateroom

Large Double V Berth Forward

Mirrored Headboard

Closet Storage

Reading Lights


19-inch Flat Screen TV

Teak and Holly Sole

Overhead Lighting

Electrical Panel

110V Outlets

Digital AC Controls

AC Vents

Cherry Wood Work Throughout


Corian Counter Top

Recessed Stainless Sink

110V Outlets

Exhaust Vent

AC Vent

Cabinet Storage


Helm Deck

Air Conditioning

Overhead Electronics Box

Forward U Shaped Seating Converts to a Berth

Teak Table for Forward Seating

Heavy Duty SS Pedestal for Teak Table

Refrigerated Drink Box

Generator Room with Hydraulic Lift Hatch

Sliding Cabin Door

Settee to Port

4-Sided Enclosure

Hull and Deck

Black Hull Sides

White Gelcoat Bottom

Nonskid Deck

Underwater LED Lights

Transom Stereo Remote

Factory Hardtop with Remote

Stainless Steel Bow Rail

Lewmar Windlass

Anchor Locker

High Water Alarms

Engines Mounted on Integrated Transom

Integrated Dive Platform


Lower Helm

  • 2 Garmin 4212 GPS
  • Icom VHF
  • Sony Stereo System
  • Bow Thruster
  • Yamaha Digital Display
  • Ritchie compass
  • Trim Tabs

Tower Helm

  • Garmin 4008 GPS
  • Icom VHF
  • Yamaha Digital Display
  • Trim Tabs
  • Ritchie compass
  • Bow thruster joystick control

Mechanical Equipment and Electrical

Hydraulic Steering

Bilge Pumps

AC Compressors

Cold Plates

Hot Water Heater

50 amp Cord

Fisher Panda 7.5kW Diesel Generator

Dual Battery Chargers for the 6 Bank Battery System

Electrical Panel in Cabin

110V/12V System

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