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Baja 442 (Not in Production)
(w/ 3 x 415-hp MerCruiser 502 MPI (Bravo I))

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Baja 442 (Not in Production)
Baja 442 (Not in Production)
The Baja 442 is a high performance machine with luxury accommodations below. With her low profile lines the 442 is a sleek boat that’s a lot bigger than you’d suspect. She is designed for high-speed cruising or poker runs, and with triple engines she’s guaranteed to fly.

Key Features

    At the helm the Faria gauges are big and backlit so they’re easy to read. The helm and bolster seats are by McLeod, with electric drop-down seat bottoms. In the cockpit a rear bench is standard, but you can opt for a U-shaped lounge as well as a wet bar. Down in the cabin there are two sofas that extend electrically, to form one big double berth. The galley comes equipped with a refrigerator, sink, microwave and concealed stove. There’s also a fully enclosed head with shower.


Baja 442 (Not in Production) Specifications
Length Overall 44' 1/2'' Dry Weight 14,000 lbs.
Beam 9' 6'' Tested Weight N/A
Draft 2' 10'' Weight Capacity N/A
Draft Up N/A Person Capacity N/A
Draft Down N/A Fuel Capacity 296 gal.
Air Draft N/A Water Capacity 51 gal.
Deadrise/Transom 24 deg. Length on Trailer N/A
Max Headroom N/A Height on Trailer N/A
Bridge Clearance N/A Trailer Weight N/A
Total Package Weight (Trailer,Boat & Engine) N/A
Prices, features, designs, and equipment are subject to change. Please see your local dealer or visit the builder's website for the latest information available on this boat model.

Engine Options

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Photo Gallery

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She's an attractive creature of the sea.

The Baja 442 is a large high performance boat that has cruising capabilities of up to 257 miles.

Stylish interior with thoughtful design.

The interior of the 442 offers good seating room during the day. At night she can sleep four adults or two couples on her her twin bench seats and V-berth.

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Comfortable pull-out sofas.

With both sofas converted into a bed you can see how comfortable it really is. The 442 also offers an enclosed head with a Porta Potti, and a full galley with sink, refrigerator, and single-burner co

Invite the whole gang aboard.

The cockpit has ample room to move around, and you can get three or four people out on the sunpad when you feel like taking a break from driving. The sunworshippers will love this feature!

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Captain's Report

The Baja fleet has a new queen: the triple-engine 442. You can, of course, order the Baja 442 with twin engines, but where would be the fun in that?

There’s plenty of room for triple motors in the engine compartment, and you still have good access to work on them. The motor mounts are heavy-duty aluminum. Our test boat had MerCruiser 454 MPIs, but a wide range of stern drives are available, up to triple 500 Bulldogs.

It’s a classic deep-V performance boat with a sharp entry and 24 degrees of deadrise at the transom. This helps it knife through offshore seas without getting skittish at high speeds. But rather than the standard eight-foot beam, it has a wider nine-foot- six-inch beam, allowing room for the luxury accommodations below.

Out on our test track, the triple 385-hp MerCruisers give the 442 a cruise speed of 39.4 mph at 3000 rpm, and a top end of 66.9 mph at 5000 rpm. The decibel level is pretty good thanks to the Captain’s call exhaust and the swim platform which helps deflect the exhaust downward. At best cruise she’ll run for about 257 miles, which should be plenty for your next poker run.

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Baja 442 (Not in Production) is 66.9 mph (107.7 kph), burning 107.1 gallons per hour (gph) or 405.37 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Baja 442 (Not in Production) is 39.4 mph (63.4 kph), and the boat gets 0.96 miles per gallon (mpg) or 0.41 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 257 miles (413.6 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 3 x 415-hp MerCruiser 502 MPI (Bravo I).
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Standard and Optional Equipment
Marine Electronics
GPS/Chart Optional
Air Cond./Heat Optional
Stereo Standard Clarion Performance Stereo
Head: Fixed Standard
Power Steering Standard
Shore Power Standard
Trim Tabs Standard
TV/DVD Standard
Water Heater Standard
Microwave Standard
Refrigerator Standard
Stove Standard
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Optional
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Standard
Transom Shower Optional
Bimini Top Optional
Cockpit Cover Optional
Boats More Than 30 Feet
Generator Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Warranty

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Warranty Information
Warranties change from time to time. While BoatTEST.com has tried to ensure the most up-to-date warranty offered by each builder, it does not guarantee the accuracies of the information presented below. Please check with the boat builder or your local dealer before you buy any boat.
NMMA Certification Yes

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Price

Baja 442 (Not in Production) Price
Pricing Range $288,335.00
Prices, features, designs, and equipment are subject to change. Please see your local dealer or visit the builder's website for the latest information available on this boat model.

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