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1948 Chris Craft Red and White Racing Runabout

Estimated price for orientation: 29 995 $

Category: Runabouts

Year: 1948 Use: Fresh Water
Make: Chris Craft Engine Type: Single Inboard/Outboard
Model: Red and White Racing Runabout Engine Make: Chris Craft
Type: Runabout Engine Model: MB
Length (feet): 19 Primary Fuel Type: Gas
Hull Material: Wood Fuel Capacity: 11 - 20 Gallons
Trailer: Included For Sale By: Private Seller

This Red and White is hull #15, produced in 1947 as a 1948 model.  This boat was originally sold on Lake Tahoe, and has spent the last 15 years in Coeur d Alene and Hayden Lake, Idaho.  The stock original engine is a rare MB model, with a custom, period correct, Cyclone aluminum head.  The stock Chris Craft head will be included in this sale.  Also included is a custom mooring cover, and front and rear cockpit covers.  Finally, this Red and White includes a newer Trail-Rite trailer custom built for this boat.  All maintenance has been done to this boat on a continuing basis, and the boat has been kept in climate controlled storage during the winter months.  This is a beautiful example of a rare, hard to find Red and White Racing Runabout.The 4 restored boats currently on the market range in price from $48,000 to $69,995, so our boat is definitely for sale!