Saw this ad for a 1986 38 Tempest for under 20K in my local Craigslist. Anybody know anything about these as it seems like it's priced reasonable.

1986 Tempest 38 Sport - $19415 (Palm Coast)

Date: 2009-10-30, 9:13PM EDT
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Boat has been laid up since 2007. It was running fine at that time. Currently, one engine fires up and one does not. Fuel and tank were professionally cleaned in November 2008, and the fuel has been kept fresh with Stabil.

Make/Model: Tempest 38 Sport
Year: 1986
Hull No: SZS38103I586
Hull Material: Kevlar
Length: 38'
Beam: 9'
Draft: 2' 6"
Displacement: 10,500 lbs (estimate)
Engines: Twin 502 Chevy big block V8 PN: 10185085; Installed new in 1995
Outdrives: Mercury Mercruiser Speedmaster 3; Installed new in 1993
Batteries: 2 x Interstate 31P-MHD 950CCA; Installed new in 2008
Props: 4-blade 17x26; Installed new in 1993
Fuel: 200 gallon tank (full)
Trailer: none

Location: Palm Coast
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