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Old 04-08-2009, 10:34 AM   #1
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Hi, looking at buying a 2700SE which is better to go for the petrol or diesel model?

Is their much difference in power, speed etc

Is their much difference in fuel economy

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Depends on what sort of boating you are going to do and also the availability of petrol,the diesels tend to be a bit more economical plus the cost of diesel in the uk is lower(red diesel thing) but the initial cost of a diesel will be about £10k higher you can buy a lot of petrol for that.

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Old 04-09-2009, 12:22 PM   #3
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Depends on what sort of boating you are going to do and also the availability of petrol,the diesels tend to be a bit more economical plus the cost of diesel in the uk is lower(red diesel thing) but the initial cost of a diesel will be about £10k higher you can buy a lot of petrol for that.

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Thanks, have spoken to a couple of mates on this as well, as you say you can buy a lot of petrol for £10k, think i'll stick with petrol, cheers
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