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Beneteau Antares 8 OB (2023-)

1 x 250-hp Suzuki

Brief Summary

The new ANTARES 8 is an affordable way to enjoy the pleasures of boat ownership in a compact, trailerable package. Sometimes called a "Pocket Cruiser" because she is 26'5" LOA, she has a cuddy cabin that can sleep two in a pinch and a dining table that doubles as a berth for one. She is powered by a single 250-hp outboard engine which makes annual maintenance and operation low-cost. She has a table in her cockpit for entertaining and can be used for cruising or fishing.  Her cabin makes her a three-season boat. 


Length Overall 26' 5"
8.06 m
Beam 9' 2"
2.8 m
Dry Weight 5,609 lbs.
2,545 kg
Draft Up 2'
0.6 m
Draft Down 2' 7"
0.8 m
Air Draft 7' 8"
2.33 m
Person Capacity 9
Fuel Capacity 90 gal
340 L
Water Capacity 26 gal
100 L

Engine Options

Std. Power 1 x 250-hp Suzuki