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Shadow 500

A “THRILL-SEEKER” WITH MESMERIZING PERFORMANCE

With 50 knots+ performance waiting to be unleashed, phenomenal acceleration and massive torque available from Mercury Marine’s latest twin V8-powered XS Pro FourStroke engines, who would not be tempted by the prospect of getting behind the wheel of the BRABUS Shadow 500?

Positioned at the very top of the 30ft sports-weekender market, with mesmerizing performance on the one hand, yet with comfortable, day-long cruising capability and luxurious refinement on the other. A ‘best of both world’s’ scenario, you could say. The Shadow 500 is considered unique within this size range, and something that customers will find hard to replicate anywhere else.

SELF-INDULGENT LUXURY THROUGHOUT

The Shadow 500 offers sumptuous, superior surroundings that provide the highest possible onboard comfort when anchored. It truly is the perfect luxury platform upon which to spend quality time with friends and family when you are away for a day out at sea or out on island-hopping adventures.

A BOLD AND CONFIDENT DESIGN, WITH UNMISTAKABLE GOOD LOOKS

Attractive, angular lines with a long, low-centre-of-gravity hull, matched with functional and versatile deck layout options for enjoying life to the full.

Take pleasure in customizing your boat by selecting one of three available gelcoat colours for your Shadow 500, and let your boat truly express your personality. Choose from our modern and contemporary colours; Platinum Grey, White Grey, and Glacier Blue, and finish your customization by selecting one of four available seat fabric/sunpad cushion colours; BRABUS Red, BRABUS Cappuccino, BRABUS Sunrise or BRABUS Sapphire.

AN EXCEPTIONALLY QUICK, ‘GO ANYWHERE’ DRIVER’S BOAT

Given the ‘dual-personality’ status of every BRABUS Shadow, these boats deliver a serious turn of speed and ‘kick in the back’ acceleration, whilst still being fully capable of taking out friends and family in a highly luxurious and comfortable environment. When your destination has been reached, and the engines are turned off, you and your guests can truly appreciate the ultimate luxury and versatility of a Shadow 500’s onboard creature comforts, for a truly sublime day out on the sea.

AXOPAR/BRABUS MARINE SHARED-PLATFORM THINKING

Underpinned by the successful Axopar 28 hull, with further optimised hydro-dynamics and carbon-fibre reinforcing for even better overall performance and handling.

 Boats can be optioned with a full Open aft deck, a Day Cruiser Aft-Cabin accommodation package, with the interior treatment completely remastered by interior experts at BRABUS or with a Wet Bar package including an integrated electric grill, wash-hand basin and top-loading fridge.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length – 9.53m (31ft 3in)

Beam – 2.95m (9ft 8in)

Draft – 0.8m (2ft 8in)

Weight (excl. engines) – 1840kg (4056lbs)

Passengers – B:6 – C:9

Berths – 2 persons (with optional aft cabin)

Fuel Capacity – 280L (74gal)

Classification – B: Offshore / C: Coastal

Max Speed – +50 knots

Outboard Engines – 2 * 250HP

Hull Design – Twin stepped 20 degree V “sharp entry” hull

Specifications may be changed without prior notice. Performance may vary due to equipment, weather and load conditions.

STANDARD FEATURES

GELCOAT
Available in three cool gelcoat colours, luxuriously crafted interior & exterior decks, with details such as ‘black-ti’ real Titanium coatings on small items such as deck cleats and cup-holders are examples of the obsessive attention to details that signifies a BRABUS Marine product.
PERFORMANCE
This boat is a dual-personality 28ft powerhouse, with 50 knots+ performance, phenomenal acceleration time and massive torque available from a combined 500hp of Mercury Marine’s latest, dual XS Pro V8 FourStroke engines.
HELM CONSOLE
A clean, cool looking and aesthetically pleasing helm. The steering wheel has an intelligent Steering module giving push-button control for machinery such as the bow-thruster, trim tabs, and the Fusion Marine audio.
SIGN OF EXCELLENCE
The helm console is finalized with the exclusive BRABUS sign of excellence signed by Constantin Buschmann. This sign symbolizes the promise that each boat is unique, and hand crafted to the highest possible standards by using the finest materials, newest technologies and bespoke engineering.
ELECTRONICS
All BRABUS Shadow 500 models feature the newest marine technology available, like the ISM (intelligent steering module), 12“ single installation Garmin GPSMAP 8412 touch chart plotter, ’black-ti’ Titanium coatings on small items such as hinges, latches are examples of the meticulous engineering principles that signify a BRABUS 500 product.
TOILET COMPARTMENT
A fully enclosed toilet compartment that is throughout upholstered with BRBAUS Fine Leather. The toilet compartment is equipped with an electric-flush toilet, a large mirror on the rear wall and a cabinet with a black Corean countertop with a wash-hand
sink faucet.
BRABUS UPHOLSTERY
Water-resistant, BRABUS Red or Cappuccino coloured Silvertex® upholstery, with BRABUS sport-pattern stitching, covers the cockpit seating and also the foredeck and sun-pad cushions.
BRABUS ALUMINIUM STEPS
The helm is completed with a BRABUS branded exclusive aluminium support for feet to complete the sporty looks but also to add to the ergonomics when driving the boat. An exclusive aluminium step detail can also be found when entering the toilet compartment.
CARBON FIBRE
Visible carbon-fibre parts complete the ultra-cool looks of the dashboard and seat trims and further emphasizes the clean and high tech look of the boat. All carbon-fiber parts are made in-house and supplied directly to the boat factory from the BRABUS headquarters in Germany.

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT HIGHLIGHTS

T-TOP ROOF
Complete the appearance with an attractive black T-top, not only adding impact to the exclusive visual statement, but also offering perfect protection from the radiant heat of the sun and shades the cockpit area perfectly for six persons.
BRABUS AFT CABIN
Boats can be optioned either with a full Open aft deck, or Day-Cruiser-Aft-Cabin accomodation package, with the interior treatment completely re-mastered by interior experts at BRABUS, including illuminated aluminium plates on the entrance threshold, ambient LED lighting, including reading lights and floor lights, quiet leather carpet on the floor, large mirror on the rear wall, an Alcantara pocket-sprung mattress on the bed and wide use of black BRABUS Fine Leather (R), with red contrast stitching, on side-bolsters and aft wall panels.
WET BAR
The wet bar comes in the same gelcoat colour as the boat and includes an electric grill and a wash-hand basin which are integrated in a Corean countertop and a 40l top-loading fridge.
TARGA ARCH
A black painted steel targa arch, with light mast equipped with a black painted and remote-controlled search light, can be chosen to complete the sporty and ultra-cool looks of the boat.
EXTENDED AUDIO PACKAGE
Enhance and enrichen your ambience aboard with high quality Extended Audio Package which include 10“ signature subwoofer, 4 x 7,7“ signature speakers, 2 x 6,5“ signature speakers and 2 x discant speakers, 1600w amplifier and 2 x Wireless Remote Control panels.
EXTENDED NAVIGATION PACKAGE (Only available with Targa Arch or T-Top)
The Extended Navigation Package includes a RADOM Garmin Radar 18HD+ in black, 12“ dual installation Garmin GPSMAP 8412 touch chart plotter upgrade, onboard connectivity via a Scout Sea-Hub with WI-FI / 3G / USB Mobile Router, Garmin 315i VHF, Carbon-Fibre enhancement on instrument panel and Garmin Quatix5 Sapphire GPS Smartwatch.