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1998 Viking 55 Convertible

$425,000 USD

  • $425,000 USD
  • Scott White
  • Active
  • Used
  • Multi Species Fish Boats
  • 1998
  • Viking
  • 55 Convertible
  • Cape May, New Jersey, US
  • Power
  • 55ft / 16.76 m
  • Mtu
  • Series 1800
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 2009-09-21
  • 2015-04-21
  • 1498307


"Wild Oats" is one fine example of Viking's 55 Convertible. Powered with MTU Series 1800's 1150hp, she cruises 30 knots and tops out at 34 knots. They were surveyed by Johnson & Towers July 2008. Beatuifully appointed interior she has three staterooms, two heads and a washer/dryer. Excellent display of electronics to include, Furuno, Northstar, SEA, Simrad and Icom. Take a look at the full specs for detailed information.


Beam: 17
Displacement: 68800


Total Power: 1150
Cruising Speed: 30
Max Speed: 34


Fuel: 1300
Fresh Water: 200


Enter Salon from the STBD. To port is an Ultraleather couch with storage below and teak table. Across from couch is the ships electrical panel, storage cabinets, and a Danby wine chiller. Dinette is forward and to Stbd. Dinette has storage below seating and high gloss teak table. Across from dinette is the galley. Viking luxury decor includes a light color sofa, dark green dinette cushions, valances, and Hunter Douglass silhouette blinds.

Master Stateroom is down and to Port:
Queen Berth with two end tables that have storage and reading lamps.
Berth has gas shocks with storage below and drawers below.
Large hanging locker and cabinets.
TV/VCR and Cruise Air Thermostat
Pirvate head with stall shower, sink, vanity, mirrors, and linen locker.

To stbd from Master is Crews Quarters:
Upper and lower bunks with storage below lower bunk.
Full size hanging locker/closet.
Private access to guest head.
Cruise Air thermostat.

VIP Stateroom is FWD:
Queen berth on centerline with gas shocks and storage below.
Drawers below berth
Hanging locker and wall cabinets
Cruise Air thermostat
Private access to guest head.

Washer/Dryer concealed in companionway.
Central Vacuum.


  • New Furuno NavNet 3D 12" Screen
  • New Northstar 6100i
  • FWD Stateroom New Flatscreen TV
  • Master Stateroom New Flatscreen TV
  • Salon New Flatscreen TVBrand New Norpro Generator 20kw  20 hours



  • Undercounter Subzero Refrigerator and Freezers with Ice Maker
  • Microwave/Convection Oven
  • Insta Hot
  • 4 Drawers 5 Double Cabinets
  • 3 Burner Recessed Stove
  • Corian Counter Tops and Sink
  • Trash Compactor


  • Furuno Radar
  • Furuno FCV1000 Color Sounder
  • Autohelm Tridata
  • Robertson AP300CX Autopilot
  • SEA2250 SSB
  • 2 Icom IC-M504 VHF's
  • Northstar 961XD
  • Rithchie Compass
  • Wavetalk Satellite Phone
  • Motorola Cell Phone
  • Bridge Stereo
  • Northstar 6100i
  • Chart Light
  • Trim Tabs


  • Onan 20KW Generator 3052 Hours
  • Pressure Water System
  • KVH Satellite TV
  • 220V AC Electrical System
  • 24V DC Electrical System
  • Battery Parallel
  • Eskimo Ice Maker with Diverter Valve
  • Cruise Air Reverse Cycle
  • Battery Charger
  • 3 Bilge Pumps
  • High Water Alarms
  • Engine Alarms
  • Engine Room Blowers
  • Windlass
  • Navigation Lights
  • Cabin Lighting
  • Cabin Outlets


Hardtop with 3 Sided EZ2CY Enclosure
Rocket Launcher off Aft Rail
Spreader Lights
Courtesy Lights
FWD L-shaped Bench Seat with Storage
Port Side Bench Seat with Storage
Two Stidd Ultraleather Helm Chairs Raise Up and Down Automatically
Flybridge sink with Freshwater Washdown
Recessed Electric Teaser Reel Box in Hardtop
Electric Teaser Reels
  • Deck:
  • Bow Rail with Pulpit
  • Anchor Locker
  • 3 Bomar Hatches
  • Glendinning Cablemaster
  • SW and FW Washdowns
  • Coast Guard Safety Package
  • Rupp Triple Spreader Outrigger
  • Center Rigger
  • Murray Brothers Fighting Chair
  • Cockpit:
  • Engine Room Acces
  • Drink Box in Step
  • Tackle Lockers
  • Cockpit Freezer
  • Livewell
  • Transom Fish Box
  • Ice Box In Deck
  • In Deck Fishbox
  • Lazarette Access
  • Cockpit Sink
  • 4 Rod Holders
  • 6 Rod Holders on Bridge Wings in Cockpit

Engine Room

Oil Transfer System
Engine Sync
Fuel Shut Off Valves
Halon Automatic and Manual Fire Supression System
Electric Heads with Overboard Discharge and Holding Tank
Freshwater Cooling System
Hydraulic Power Steering
Dual Racor Fuel Filters on Each Engine
  • Both engines surveyed 07/08 by Johnson & Towers
  • New Vulcan Couplers May 2009
  • All New Motor Mounts May 2009


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.