FOR SALE | 2013 Sabre 42 Salon Express

2013 Sabre 42 Salon Express | $575,000

2013 Sabre 42 Salon Express - Breakaway II

Breakaway II is a super clean, very well-cared for and nicely equipped 42 Salon Express.  She has low hours on the mains and generator.  The service maintenance of the mechanical systems has been routine and is up to date.  

*See additional notes in the complete listing for mechanical updates, other service work and equipment.

Notable features include:

  • Dinette convertible second stateroom
  • Garmin electronics
  • Onan 9.0kW generator
  • Sunroof
  • Upgrade interior salon upholstery
  • Teak and holly soles
  • 3000W inverter
  • Solar panels
  • 3-zone air conditioning with reverse cycle heat
  • Anchor windlass with SS anchor
  • Reverse oil change system
  • SMX bronze freshwater flush kit for main engines
  • Fresh varnish exterior
  • Hull buffed and waxed
  • Deck buffed and waxed
  • And more

To learn more, please contact the Listing Broker.


  • Manufacturer:Sabre
  • Model: 42 Salon Express
  • Year: 2013
  • Category: Power
  • Condition: Used
  • Location: Oxford US
  • Vessel Name:Breakaway II
  • Hull Material:Fiberglass
  • Designer:Sabre Yachts Design Team
  • Make:Cummins
  • Model:QSB 5.9L 380hp
  • Engines(s):2
  • Hours:939
  • Engine Type:Inboard
  • Fuel Type:diesel
  • Horsepower:380|horsepower
  • Total Cabins:2
  • Total Heads:1
  • Length:42 ft
  • Beam:14 ft
  • Draft - max:3.33 ft
  • Bridge Clearance:12.5 ft
  • Fuel Tank:380|gallon
  • Fresh Water Tank:140|gallon
  • Holding Tank:380|gallon



Steering SystemJoystick Control

Breakaway II


  • SMX bronze freshwater flush kit for main engines - engines are flushed with freshwater after each use
  • 165 amp alternator (upgraded)
  • 320 watt Solar panels (upgraded)
  • 3000 watt inverter (upgraded)
  • Inverter bypass switch installed
  • 100 amp battery charger (upgraded)
  • Update Mercathode system to latest version (upgraded)
  • Shaft seals replaced
  • Pods dropped (this had to be done to replace the Mercathode system) all shear bolts and seals replaced King pin adapter plate seals replaced 
  • Toe rail & brightwork stripped and put 10 coats
  • Bottom stripped and sanded primed and coated with 2 ablative coats
  • Props and running gear coated with prop speed
  • Replaced all oil coolers
  • Props reconditioned and balanced
  • Hull and topsides waxed 2 times a year
  • Oils and filters changed every 100 hours or annually 
  • After coolers and heat exchangers opened and cleaned annually 
  • Engine and transmission water hoses replaced
  • All belts replaced on engines and generator
  • New freezer
  • New wine refrigerator 
  • New head macerator


  • Sabre White hull with a flag blue boot stripe
  • Anti skid color decks 
  • Electric sunroof with sunscreen
  • FRP molded mast with separate radar platform and satellite pad
  • Fusion marine stereo with iPod dock and 4 speakers with remote
  • Shoji style door to forward cabin
  • Optional dinette in second cabin that converts into a berth
  • Accord shades on all opening ports
  • Sunbrella fabric on the forward cabin mattress
  • Ultra leather upholstery main salon
  • Reverso oil change system
  • Search light mounted on the hardtop mast
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • Fresh water wash down forward
  • Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold water
  • Cherry towel bars on head door upper and lower
  • Mirror in upper and lower door panel
  • Ocean Air Shades Pebbles Ivory in the helm area
  • Cherry tambour on cabinet doors in the head
  • Magnets installed on the backrest of the aft facing port seats
  • CableMaster remote control for 50A power cord
  • Aft seat covers
  • Windshield cover
  • 3M Film on all windows to help keep heat out and protect from UV rays
  • Nautley Marine Davit System on swim platform
  • Cockpit LED Lighting


  • (2) Garmin GPSMAP 8212
  • Garmin Wi-fi adapter
  • Garmin GMI 20 MFD
  • Garmin GSD24 Digital Sonar
  • P79 thru-hull transducer
  • Garmin 24 HD Radome
  • ICOM VHF radio with remote mic and speaker
  • Shakespeare VHF antenna
  • ACR spotlight
  • Back up Camera 


  • Modified Deep “V” Planing hull design, with shallow pod drive tunnels
  • 16o deadrise at transom, 23o deadrise amidships
  • ISO NPG white gelcoat with vinylester back-up resin
  • Bottom, topsides and transom vacuum-infused biaxial E-glass with Airex C70 foam core
  • Stringer system biaxial E-glass with foam core
  • Bulkheads vacuum-bagged biaxial E-glass with polypropylene honeycomb core
  • Molded E-glass swim platform with molded-in anti-skid surface
  • Hull side rubbing strakes
  • PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap
  • Painted (IMRON) double boot top
  • Gold recessed cove stripe


  • ISO NPG gelcoat
  • Vacuum-infused biaxial E-glass with balsa core
  • Molded-in anti-skid deck surfaces
  • Stainless steel sliding aft salon door
  • Sliding windows in salon on cabin sides
  • Top hinged windows in salon aft bulkhead
  • Hinged access door to side deck at helm
  • Flush, outward opening, transom door with latch
  • Anchor locker with slam latch
  • Lazarette hatch with gas struts and compression latches
  • Hand rails at each corner on cockpit coaming
  • Large engine room hatch in main salon with compression latch


  • 1 1/4" Diameter type 316 stainless steel perimeter rail system
  • (6) 12” Stainless steel cleats (2 fwd, 4 mid ship, 2 in aft cockpit)
  • (1) 10” Stainless steel cleat to starboard of windlass as anchor rode tie off
  • (2) Custom cast stainless steel mid-rail line chocks
  • (2) Custom cast stainless steel skene chocks forward
  • (4) Cast stainless steel hawse pipes in transom and hull sides
  • Fiberglass bow pulpit with dual anchor roller for 35# CQR or Delta anchor and “lunch hook”
  • Anchor windlass, electric rope-chain type
  • Flag staff and socket on taffrail
  • Burgee staff on bow pulpit
  • (3) Lewmar Low Profile polished aluminum hatches w/ screens
  • (6) Custom stainless steel opening port lights
  • Teak toe rails
  • Teak cabin side eye-brow
  • Custom cast stainless steel “SABRE” medallion


  • Cummins DTS single lever electronic controls
  • One Cummins Smart Craft display (engine data, tank levels, vessel data, alarms)
  • Triple windshield wipers with washers
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Switch controls for horn, running lights, anchor light, engine room blower and optional equipment
  • Stazo 400mm custom teak steering wheel with tilt helm and Sabre logo
  • (2) STIDD 500N-series single helm seats w/ Ultraleather fabric


  • Twin Cummins QSB 380hp electronic, fresh water-cooled engines
  • Twin CMD Zeus 3500 pod drives, with integrated steering and trim tabs
  • 120A, 12V alternators each engine
  • (2) Exhaust by-pass mufflers
  • Engine room blower
  • Engine room vent ducts
  • Engine room floor with FRP anti-skid
  • White gel-coated engine room
  • Mylar face foam noise barrier


  • (2) 190 gal diesel fuel tanks port and starboard
  • Racor fuel filters with water in fuel probes
  • (2) 2” Diesel deck fill plates


  • CMD helm, with joystick
  • Trim tabs integrated in CMD Zeus pod drives
  • Autopilot integrated in CMD Zeus system
  • Zeus GPS antenna
  • “Skyhook” GPS position hold system


  • Two AGM Group 31 dedicated engine start batteries – Replaced 2023
  • Two AGM 4D deep cycle ship's service batteries
  • One AGM Group 24 generator start battery – Replaced 2023
  • Remote control battery switches with controls at helm
  • Manual emergency battery crossover switch
  • Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution on bulkhead opposite galley 
  • Digital battery monitor
  • Lighting: Danish cabin reading lights, High output LED lights in the overhead, Bar lighting under-counter locations, Engine room lighting, Cockpit courtesy lights
  • Marine-grade, tinned wire throughout


  • Onan 9.0 kw generator - 390 hours as of March 2024
  • Interface to Cummins Vessel View display 
  • Dedicated start battery
  • Water lift muffler
  • Cooling water intake strainer
  • Generator sound shield
  • (50) ft shore power cord 220v/50A with Glendinning cord reel
  • Fail safe galvanic isolator
  • Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel
  • Digital AC system monitor 
  • (1) 120V outlet in each cabin and (1) in engine room
  • All galley and head receptacles are GFI protected
  • Additional outlets positioned in locations appropriate for entertainment systems in main and forward cabin 
  • 50amp, 3-bank battery charger 
  • Reverse cycle heat/ air conditioning in (3) zones


  • Spacious Island Berth layout with 5" cushion. 3⁄4” laminated trim
  • Cherry hull ceilings
  • (2) Drawers under berth. A/C return grills under drawers
  • (2) drawers in bureau w/locker w/shelf above and single louvered door
  • Upper enclosed shelves with storage behind. Locker face to have (2) louvered doors
  • Recessed shelf with fiddle on starboard main bulkhead with 19” flat screen TV and DVD player
  • Large cedar lined hanging locker to port, with louvered door, shelf and hangar pole
  • Open shelf above port hanging locker
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Sound deadening soft headliner panels
  • Pocket door to forward stateroom


  • Convertible dinette second stateroom layout
  • Cherry hull ceilings
  • (4) Drawers under berth, A/C return grille beside
  • Forward bulkhead storage locker and shelf
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Sound deadening soft headliner panels
  • Privacy curtain


  • Stainless steel under mount oval sink
  • Circular shower stall with seat and locker outboard
  • Hot and cold pressure water 
  • Electric shower sump pump
  • Storage lockers
  • Solid surface vanity top with bull nose
  • Towel bar
  • Wood trimmed mirror over sink
  • Ventilation blower 


  • Mid level galley
  • Solid surface galley counter top
  • Stainless steel under mount sink with Scandvik faucet. 
  • Vitrifrigo 2-drawer Refrigeration with stainless steel doors. 
  • Isotherm 1-drawer Freezer with stainless steel door 
  • Two burner touch control electric cook top
  • Convection microwave with stainless steel door above aft counter
  • Cabinet with two louvered doors on forward bulkhead
  • Drawers and storage lockers below counter
  • Built-in waste basket
  • Large drawer under microwave opens athwartships 


  • “L” settee to port, 5” foam cushions, with storage and Sabre tool drawer under. Sunbrella fabric seat coverings
  • High Gloss finished folding table with hi-low pedestal, lowers to coffee table height
  • End table to starboard with 28” 4K Smart TV on power lift
  • Bottle storage locker below helm seats
  • Sound deadening, soft headliner panels
  • Settee to starboard with drop down storage under 


  • Varnished cherry interior finish
  • Screens on all opening ports
  • Ocean Air screen/blinds on deck hatches
  • Ocean Air blinds on side windows and side door
  • Dovetailed maple drawer boxes 


  • Water capacity 140 gals
  • Stainless steel, 11 gal. hot water heater, operates on 110-VAC and/or engine heat
  • Temperature control valve on hot water supply
  • Hot and cold water pressure system 12V
  • Cockpit shower, hot and cold


  • Polyethylene holding tank with 60 gallon capacity
  • Jabsco Quiet Flush fresh water MSD
  • Diaphragm waste pump on holding tank


  • Fire extinguishers, (4) at 2 1/2 lbs
  • Marelon sea valves on all thru-hull fittings below waterline
  • Bonding system to safeguard against galvanic corrosion
  • Automatic fire extinguishing discharge system in engine space with override
  • (3) Automatic 12V electric bilge pumps
  • (3) high water switches and alarm


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.

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