2020 Canados 431 GLADIATOR

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Yacht Overview

Make: Canados

Model: 431 GLADIATOR

Year: 2020

Length: 43′

Located In: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8496488


The Gladiator 431 brings a whole new meaning to speed, pleasure, comfort, safety, and sensations. There are very few boats on the market that can comfortably 40 knots, most of them will only reach this speed on dead flat waters. While the 431 is able to run hard in the rough in safety and comfort.

The goal of the 431 was to be able to combine the design of a sport line but also with ample area to enjoy yourself in the cockpit. She was designed and built to run fast but also her deck layout offers more space than any other boat on the market in her class.



Legnth Overall: 42’9″

Max. Beam: 13’11”

Light Displacement: 22,490 lbs

Fresh Water Capacity: 80 gal

Engines: 880 HP

Maximum Speed: 41 knots

Cruise Speed: 34  knots

Full Specs


LOA: 43
Beam: 13.92 ft
Dry Weight: 24,000 lb


Engine Brand: Volvo Penta
Engine Model: D6
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 440|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard



Number of heads: 1


 2 X Volvo Penta 440 DP diesel engines




Outer skin is made of Vinylester transparent gelcoat offering the highest resistance to Osmosis blistering and UV. First layers of outer skin are laminated by hand. Further layers are impregnated using infusion process to offer optimal resistance and weight control. Under the waterline level, hull is made of closed-cell foam sandwich laminated using Vinylester resin with Quadri-axial E-Glass to offer maximum impact resistance. Above waterline, lamination is made of E-Glass sandwich with Airex® - or similar - high-density foam coring offering high strength, rigidity and lightness glued using infusion process. Hull is painted with three coats of Awlgrip® painting in solid grey.



Both are laminated with Vinylester resin - E-Glass with an Airex® core - or similar, using infusion process for optimal resistance strength and weight control. Deck and exterior furniture are painted with three coats of Awlgrip® paint in solid color and two Awlgrip® clear coats.



Structural built-in diesel tank is made of monolithic fiberglass of a minimum 1 cm / 3/8th thickness. 


Hard top is made of carbon fiber/Kevlar mix and Vinylester resin painted with three coats of Awlgrip® paint in solid color. Roll bar is made of Kevlar-carbon composites ant painted in Awlgrip® pastel color.


Stringers are fiberglass cored with closed cells foam.


Engine room, bilge and equipment

  • 2x Volvo Penta® D440 - 440 hp 
  • 2x Vovlo Penta stern drives;
  • Diesel Generator 3 cylinders with sound proofing shield;    
  • Dedicated structural compensation water tank for generator and AC cooling;
  • 277 US Gal. stainless-steel diesel tank with two race styled filling caps;
  • 80 US Gal. fresh water tank;
  • Hydraulic engine room opening system with  two heavy duty hydraulic cylinders;
  • 24V DC ship’s service throughout;
  • 2 x Engine Start Gel batteries
  • Generator Start Gel batteries 
  • 3 x Service batteries 
  • Centralized, Heavy-Duty freshwater circuit with Gianneschi® ACB 61G 24V pump -  
  • Black water circuit with Whale® Gulper 12V Toilet pump with anti-odor filter 
  • Grey water circuit with direct GWDS 24V discharge pump
  • 2 x Automatic Rule® 1500 bilge pumps 
  • 2 x Whale® 50 manual bilge pump 
  • 2 x through hull dynamic air intakes 
  • 2 x Engine room blowers 
  • 4 x LED Underwater Lights
  • 2 x JDM® high-performance heavy-duty stainless-steel trim tabs;
  • Hydraulic lowering bathing platform 
  • Hydraulic lowering cockpit table
  • Hydraulic hi/low hard top
  • Water heater/Boiler 
  • High performance sound proofing panels on the sides and under the deck;
  •  Battery charger
  •  Power Inverter; 
  • 2 x Racor® Fuel filters for the engines;
  • Racor® Fuel filters for the generator;
  • Engine room lights;
  • Zincs on transom, drives and trim tabs;
  • Stainless steel gas cylinders for deck hatches and chain locker access;

Foredeck / Side decks and Cockpit

  • Stainless Steel Bruce® anchor;
  • galvanized 8 mm chain;
  • Deck hatch access to windlass and chain locker;
  • Chain locker drain with outboard discharge;
  • Handheld Shower in Chain Locker ;
  • 2 x Titanium and Anodized Aluminum Pop-Up cleats (Aft);
  • 2 x Titanium and Anodized Aluminum Pop-Up  cleats amid-ship);
  • 2 x Titanium and Anodized Aluminum Pop-Up cleats (Foredeck);
  • 2 x Anodized Aluminum fairleads (Foredeck);
  • Kevlar/Carbon Hard Top with six fixed skylights painted in Awlgrip® with LED Lights;
  • Aft and Fore Deck Bimini with (2) Carbon Poles & Tensioners
  • Custom-made Canados AISI 316L Stainless Steel wraparound rub rail; 
  • Side Flush mounted fixed portholes on the side of the cabin superstructure.
  • Flush mounted openable skylight deck hatch with built-in drain;
  • Laminated Glass Windshield with AISI 316L stainless steel base;
  • 2 x custom made AISI 316L Stainless Steel side grab handles;
  • 16x Cockpit Courtesy dimmable LED Lights
  • Foredeck recessed Sun Pad upholstered in Sunbrella® with contrasted stitching.  
  • Foredeck Built-in lounge chair upholstered in Sunbrella® with contrasted stitching;
  • 4x Back lite cup holders;
  • Dashboard with 1 x Garmin® 8417 - 17” engine and electronics display;
  • Deck carbon fiber hatch dressed in Esthec® s