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2330 Shelter Island Drive Suite 207
San Diego, California, US, 92106
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2011 M Boats Soto 40

location icon San Diego, California
Year 2011
Length 40 ft
Builder/Manufacturer M Boats

40' M Boats Soto 40 '11 "Zero Gravity"

Soto 40 ZERO GRAVITY was built in 2011 and is in race-ready condition, professionally maintained to the highest level. This is a perfect turn-key opportunity on a very competitive and turn-key race program. Designed by Javier Soto, built by M-Boats the Soto 40 is a fun and responsive boat to race, with its large cockpit, relatively narrow hull, and big asymmetric


Year Built 2011
Category Sail
Length Overall 40'5 ft
Length Of Deck 40 ft
Beam 12'3 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID MBO40039A111
Min Draft 8'6 ft
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 30 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 13 gal
Ballast 4,806 lb
Displacement 9,250 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Volvo
Model: D1-30
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 30hp
Type: Inboard

Open bow for sail storage, four settees with lee cloths, two pipe berths, portapotti, watermaker, single burner propane stove. Boat has been rewired and led lights installed.


Single burner propane stove

Electronics and Navigation

B&G H5000 system: (New 2019)

Zeus 9 chartplotter

4 GNX 120 Displays

2 H5000 GFD displays

213 Vertical Wind sensor pack with carbon arm

Precision 9 compass

2 MOB cockpit buttons (safety requirement)

WiFi System

2020 B&G VHF with AIS send/receive

2020 AIS Transponder

2019 B&G H5000 CPU

B&G 213 Spare wind sensor


LED lights


Canvas deck cover

Canvas mainsail cover

Carbon-fiber hard dodger/sprayhood


Hull material E Glass/Epoxy/PVC Foam

2020 Keel foil optimization and structural reinforcement

Actual LOA: 40’ 5”

Sails and Rigging

Extensive sail inventory of practice, inshore and offshore sails: (5) mainsails, (6) light jibs, (3) medium, (2) heavy air; (5) A1, (3) A2, A3, (2) A4, (2) A5, light air masthead J0, North Helix Fractional and Masthead Code Zero, staysails, storm sails, and delivery sails

Running rigging replaced in 2019/2020

Spare running rigging

Facnor FX+4500 Furler

Karver KF2 Furler for staysail

Winch handles

Internal rigging enclosed in carbon-fiber tubing


(8) Harken Winches for runners, mainsheet,primary and pit.


Twin Spreader King Composites Carbon mast in clearcoat.

Aluminium Class boom made by King Composites.

PBO standing rigging.

Harken head foil.

Carbon bowsprit (also spare bowsprit)

Holmatro Mastjack system ( two hydraulic pumps).

Twin Kevlar runners

Engine and Mechanical

Volvo d-130 (overhauled July 2020)

Removable Katadyn 35 water maker with a plastic tank and manual pump faucet

Marine Sanitation Device


Emergency rudder

10 person life raft, serviced in 2019

MOM-8 module


Throw rope

2 MOB cockpit buttons (safety requirement)

Other Features and Equipment

Spare parts 

Storage cradle


All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel.

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.