Newport 28-2

1982 — 1987
Designer
C&C Design
Builder
Capital Yachts Corp.
Association
Capital Yachts Info
# Built
1000
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
27 11 / 8.5 m
Waterline Length
23 5 / 7.2 m
Beam
9 8 / 3 m
Draft
5 2 / 1.6 m
Displacement
7,000 lbs / 3,175 kg
Ballast
3,200 lbs / 1,451 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
395 ft2 / 36.7 m2
Total Sail Area
395.4 ft2 / 36.7 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
167.4 ft2 / 15.6 m2
P
32 6 / 9.9 m
E
10 3 / 3.1 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
228 ft2 / 21.2 m2
I
37 11 / 11.6 m
J
12 0 / 3.7 m
Forestay Length
39 10 / 12.2 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Yanmar
Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
20 gal / 76 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
25 gal / 95 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.5 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
17.27
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
45.71
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
240.79
moderate
Comfort Ratio
20.82
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
2.04
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Based on the same hull as the NEWPORT 28-1, this version featured an updated rudder and keel as well as completely redesigned coach roof and interior. The NEWPORT 28 was hugely successful with more than 1000 boats built (including both versions).


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