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A popular model during her production years, the Pursuit 3000 Express is a quality midsize fisherman with a comfortable interior and a well-arranged deck layout. This was the replacement boat for Pursuits long-running 3100 Express Fisherman; the 3000s narrower beam, sharper entry, and additional transom deadrise make her a better rough-water performer than her predecessor. While the cockpit cant be described as massive, anglers will appreciate the excellent nonskid (a Pursuit trademark) and the fine detailing. A transom door, in-deck fish box, bait prep center and coaming bolsters are standard, and a drop-down seat at the transom provides extra seating. The cabina handsome display of luxury fabrics and teak trimsleeps four adults. Additional features include a classy helm with space for extra electronics, a full-height windshield (excellent visibility), side exhausts, and wide side decks. An electric lift system raises the entire bridge deck for engine access. Twin 320hp Crusader gas inboards cruise the 3000 Express at 25 knots (about 35 knots top), and optional 250hp Cummins diesels cruise at 25 knots and reach a top speed of 30 knots.
Overview Classy open-cockpit fisherman with semi-custom looks gets high marks for styling, finish, versatility.
Features Cockpit came with full array of fishing amenities including centerline bait station, cushioned storage boxes, transom fishbox. Bridgedeck lifts for engine access. Super-comfortable cabin with full galley, pilot berths sleeps four.
Comments Visibility is excellent from raised helm.
Performance Twin 375hp gas inboards cruise at 25 knots (mid 30s top); 230hp Volvo diesels cruise at 23-24 knots (28-29 knots top).