2012 Viking Express

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Yacht Overview

Make: Viking

Model: Express

Year: 2012

Length: 42′

Located In: Port Isabel, TX

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Composite

YW#: 9100234


The 42′ Viking Express has a very efficient layout with a two stateroom floor plan, with the guest cabin aft giving an open salon and a settee with dinette table. The master is located in the V-Berth with an en-suite access door to the head. Vikings excellent carpentry and the joiner work is flawless and fits perfectly everywhere you inspect it. Amtico flooring covers the entire living space.

The helm deck and cockpit provide and excellent platform for navigation and comfort. Equipped with all the amenities for cruising or fishing, this compact but eloquent sportfish is the perfect package.

Full Specs

Boat Name

La Rosita


LOA: 42.58
Beam: 15.83 ft
Maximum Draft: 3.42 ft
Dry Weight: 32,699 lb
Deadrise: 16.7 °


Engine Brand: Cummins
Engine Model: QSC 8.4
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 600|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: Cummins
Engine Model: QSC 8.4
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 600|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (120 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (525 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (39 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1

Steering System
Joystick Control
Vessel Walkthrough


Step down from the helm through a sliding door into the salon. There is an L-Shaped settee with dinette to port, has seating for six and storage below. The galley has a two-burner cooktop with an under-counter fridge and freezer on the aft bulkhead. A sink and microwave are along the outboard hull side. Ample storage throughout the galley, both under the counter and over.

  • Amtico vinyl Teak and Holly sole
  • U-Shaped convertible lounge/dining settee with Ultraleather cushions and storage beneath
  • High gloss Teak high-low table
  • High gloss Teak joinery
  • Cabinetry with maple lined drawers
  • Majilite head liner and wall panels
  • (2) Satin nickel sconce lights, fore and aft bulkheads
  • Overhead recessed LED lighting
  • LED TV in Salon
  • JVC KD-AVX7 Stereo/bluetooth/AM/FM radio DVD player with JBL Marine and PlyPlanar exterior speakers
  • KVH TracVision


  • Polished Corian® countertops with white Corian sink moulded into counter top
  • Nova Kool side by side under counter refrigerator/freezer
  • Kenyon 2-Burner surface mount electric stove with touch pad controls
  • Sharp microwave/convection oven with stainless steel door
  • Corian® sink recessed in countertop with chrome faucet
  • Exhaust fan
  • Overhead and under counter storage cabinets with finished Maple interiors
  • Under counter storage drawers with finished Maple interiors
  • Central vacuum unit connection with accessories
  • Main electrical panel with back lights and plexiglass lift-up door
  • Water tank level gauge and pump indicator

Master Stateroom:

The master stateroom lies fully forward and includes a large center-island berth with drawers and lift-up berth storage under. A large hanging locker to port holds lots of clothes, and loads of storage and shelving on both sides of the bunk along the outboard hull sides provide additional stowage.

  • Queen size centerline island berth with custom mattress, lift up top with storage beneath
  • Quilted fitted bedspreads with pillow shams
  • Maple lined hanging locker
  • (2) Storage drawers under bed
  • Reading lights overhead with separate switches
  • Overhead recessed LED lighting
  • Bomar hatch with Ocean Air screen/shade system
  • Carpeted sole
  • Majilite headliner
  • One (1) Bomar hatch with shade/screen

Guest Stateroom:

The guest cabin has pair of twin berths amidships and a night table with storage between the bunks.

  • Side by side twin berths with custom mattresses
  • Quilted fitted bedspreads with pillows and shams
  • Maple lined custom full length hanging locker
  • Maple lined storage drawer
  • Custom lift-top varnished Teak shoe box/step between berths
  • Mirror mounted on back of stateroom door
  • Stereo speakers recessed in headliner
  • Pre-wired for TV
  • Carpet sole

Guest Head:

The head sits just forward of the galley to starboard, with a large shower and storage cabinets above and below the sink and head. 

  • Sealand Vacuflush toilet with overboard and holding tank discharge
  • Fiberglass stall shower with bi-fold glass framed door
  • Satin nickel towel bars, rings and hook
  • Molded fiberglass vanity and sink with Corian® top and satin nickel faucet
  • Lower vanity storage cabinet with varnished Teak door
  • Linen storage
  • Medicine cabinet with mirrored doors
  • Exhaust fan with vent in soffit
  • Amtico vinyl Teak and Holly sole
  • LED lights recessed overhead

Main Command Deck:

The helm deck features a center, walk-around console with an easy-access electronics dashboard, plus a helm pod with equipment boxes on each side for ship systems controls. On either side of the Stidd helm chair are companion helm chairs which offer excellent visibility. Vikings new molded fiberglass curved windshield provides distortion-free visibility. There are cushioned bench seats with storage underneath along the outboard sides of the helm deck.

  • Full walk around raised center console helm for improved visibility with recessed electronics box
  • Fiberglass helm pod with Teak finish and stainless steel wheel
  • Teak console platform
  • (3) Stidd Admiral Ultraleather helm chairs, port and starboard companion and centerline captain chair with polished stainless steel pedestal and footrest
  • Stamoid covers for Stidd chairs and helm
  • Cruisair reverse cycle air conditioning
  • 4-Sided enclosure (aft curtains new 2023)
  • Controls: Single lever controls in Teak helm pod
  • Joystick control for low-speed maneuvering and docking
  • Zeus Skyhook position locking system
  • Engine room access hatch with ladder to engine room
  • Fire system control with automatic and manual discharge and override system located at console
  • Handrails, powder-coated aluminum effectively positioned at helm
  • Two (2) Bomar hatches with shade/screen

Electronics and Navigation:

  • (2) Garmin GPSMAP 7212, 16" touch screen Multi Function Displays with GPS chartplotter, sonar, radar, XM weather
  • Garmin Fantom Radar, 72 nm with 4' open array (New 2023)
  • Garmin heading sensor
  • Garmin GXM51 XM weather receiver antenna
  • Garmin GSD26 depth sounder with B265LH transducer
  • Furuno RD33 digital depth finder/sea temperature digital display
  • SmartCraft Vessel View displays with integrated autopilot
  • (2) Icom IC-M504 VHF transceivers with separate antennas
  • Ritchie lighted compass
  • Moritz safety monitoring system with audible and visible alarms: fire, engine room temperature, high water, exhaust temperature, oil pressure, generator
  • KVH M3 Satellite

Cockpit and Fishing Equipment:

The step up to the mezzanine seating is arced forward on the centerline to accommodate the swivel of a fighting chair. The 120-square-foot cockpit boasts two mezzanine benches on either side of the center steps to the helm deck provide passenger seating, and a freezer to starboard and an insulated box to port sit beneath the seats, large storage compartments outboard offer great storage and dedicated tackle storage area is housed just above the mezzanine seats. There is 60-gallon transom live well that doubles as a fish box, in addition to two in-deck fish boxes that drain to a sump with a macerator pump. There are access hatches to the top of the drive units and a large lazarette entrance on the centerline aft, offering access to bilge pumps and high-water alarms.

  • Palm Beach Towers custom hardtop w/integrated fiberglass panel with Lewmar vents between hardtop and windshield
  • Molded fiberglass wrap around windshield with fixed frameless laminated glass and V-KOOL® tint (up to 65% heat reduction, 99% UV block)
  • Windshield wiper/washer
  • Glendinning Cablemaster dockside electric cable retrieval system
  • Observation mezzanine port and starboard aft facing lounges with Sunbrella® cushions
  • Hydraulically actuated mezzanine for engine room access
  • Cockpit freezer with refrigerated drink box
  • Fiberglass boarding box with non-slip lift up top and storage
  • Teak decking for mezzanine and helm
  • Self bailing cockpit w/large cockpit scuppers
  • Molded non-skid decks
  • Transom door with lift gate
  • Transom swim steps at transom door
  • Stainless steel gas springs on all hatches and lids
  • Telephone and cable connections
  • Dockside water connection with pressure reducing valve
  • Sliding screen for salon sliding door
  • Rupp Z-30 18' telescoping outriggers
  • Molded-in insulated fish boxes, port and starboard with hatches and drains plumbed to automatic sump pump-out
  • Release Marine Teak sailfish fighting chair with (4) side gimble rod holders, (4) rocket launcher rod holders, (2) cup holders, bait tray and tackle drawer
  • (6) Stainless steel flush gunwale mounted rod holders
  • (6) Rod holders welded to aft legs of hardtop w/custom removable step for access to top
  • Live 60 gallon bait well in transom box w/window and light
  • Rounded cockpit coaming
  • Stereo speakers powered from salon stereo with volume control
  • Indirect LED rope lighting under cockpit coaming
  • International navigation lights (port and starboard running lights molded in hardtop)
  • Spreader lights, bridge overhead lights, cockpit overhand lights, cockpit under-gunwale lights, live bait-well lights and (2) underwater lights
  • (2) Trumpet style air horns
  • Pipewelders custom stainless steel boarding ladder
  • Canvas cockpit cover

Electrical Systems:

  • Cummins Onan QD 9kW Generator
  • 24/12 Volt DC electrical system, 220 Volt AC electrical system
  • (2) Independent AGM 24V battery banks mounted in fiberglass boxes
  • Six (6) Sealed AGM batteries for 24v engine/generator
  • Main engine alternators (2) 24V
  • AC shore power 120/240 v @ 60 hertz, single phase 50 amp
  • Mastervolt Mass Combi 24/2500-3 60 amp battery charger
  • Mastervolt Chargemaster 24/30-3-24v/ 30 amp battery charger
  • Battery distribution panel with battery cutoff and charging system breakers
  • Battery parallel system for main engines and generator start (at helm and galley panel)
  • Central bonding system with ground plate
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