Fly through the night in style with Cigarette Racing’s brand new 41′ Nighthawk
The brand new 41ft (12.50m) long and 11ft (3.35m) wide Cigarette 41′ Nighthawk is the perfect choice for traveling in style. Thanks to its innovative design, the Nighthawk represents the latest evolution in terms of design for Cigarette models. Its new hard top, together with the latest technology, offers an extraordinary driving experience, with maximum comfort and luxury. With its unrivaled style the Cigarette 41′ Nighthawk is as luxurious as it is exciting to drive.
The Cigarette 41′ Nighthawk combines high performance and uncompromising comfort. Cigarette’s advanced technology and innovative dual-step hull design ensure outstanding performance while maintaining comfort unmatched in the center console category. The Nighthawk’s design has been carefully studied to ensure a top-of-the-range driving experience. The use of composite materials and custom construction techniques ensure greater structural stability and effective reduction of vibrations, making the Nighthawk an ideal choice even in the most demanding sailing conditions.
The hull features an elegant prow, slender gunwale and sinuous sides. Along the entire length of the boat, there is a continuous stainless steel handrail to ensure the safety of passengers during navigation. The starboard dive hatch is large and made in one piece, with a concealed folding dive ladder and handrail for easy entry and exit from the water. In addition, the boat is equipped with 10 stainless steel cleats to secure the boat in mooring. In the bow area there are 8 stainless steel cup holders around the U-shaped bow settee with double, aft facing bench seats seating two each with watertight lockers under each seat. Also forward in the forward part of the center console is a large, forward-facing lounge seat that comfortably seats three and features a fold-down armrest in the center and stainless steel cup holders.
At the helm of the Nighthawk are three Garmin 8617 chartplotters, mounted on an instrument panel CNC cut from a solid block of aluminum. CNC is the acronym for “Computer Numerical Control” and means that an internal electronic device is responsible for controlling the movements and functions of the machine during machining with extreme precision, all this according to a well-defined work program. The front of the instrument panel is nano-coated and resistant to heat, glare and fingerprints. The perimeter of the panel is illuminated by RGB LED accent lighting, which creates a distinctive glow and appears to float the dashboard. The helm also integrates cup holders and two storage drawers, while passengers feel secure with stainless steel grab bars and enjoy comfort with an ergonomic CNC-milled footrest. The Nighthawk’s state-of-the-art digital switching system makes controlling vessel functions extremely easy. This system offers simple and intuitive control of all on-board systems, including automatic sequential engine starting with the push of a button. Cigarette’s dedication to perfection can also be seen in its CNC-milled aluminum pieces.
The distinctive four-step manufacturing process includes nearly 4 hours of machining and nearly 14 hours of anodizing. These machined details provide a strong and stable component, while anodizing produces a vibrant, corrosion-resistant finish.
In the piloting area in the front row we find the first 3 ergonomic armchairs, the driving position is the central one The central seat of the helm has been made with multi-density foam to offer maximum comfort, in addition all the three seats in the front row are independently electrically adjustable to suit the needs of different people. Finally, the bottom of the seats can be raised to transform the standard seats into supports. To reduce wind while cruising, recessed storm doors can be extended to the sides of the helm. Full spectrum RGB lighting technology offers a wide range of colors controlled by Garmin multifunction displays. The RGB ambient lighting system powers LED lighting throughout the deck and also extends to the underwater RGB system to create the perfect mood for a night on the water.
Cigarette chooses the top of the industry, JL Audio Marine, to provide customers with perfect high quality audio systems, able to withstand the rigors of the sea, wind and high speeds. The audio systems are tested on each model to ensure accurate and authentic reproduction of any music genre, adapting to the size of the boat and the seating configuration.
The optional Garmin Convenience Package extends digital control beyond the helm, providing easy access to switching forward and into the aft conversation area. The sculpted design of the center console hints at this boat’s extraordinary performance. The four-post carbon fiber hardtop offers a low center of gravity for a comfortable and stable ride, without compromising aesthetics. The double curved clear safety glass windscreen provides outstanding protection from the wind. The center console is complete with integrated flood lights, boarding handrails, full spectrum ambient lighting.
The Nighthawk hardtop also offers an optional electrically operated sun visor that can be easily operated with the push of a button. Thanks to the sunshade, the aft entertainment area can be protected from the sun quickly and easily. To retract the shade, just press the “shade in” button on the Garmin display.
The handcrafted upholstery of the new Nighthawk is even more sophisticated thanks to the multi-layered foam and highly detailed quilted patterns. With the Cigarette Cool update, dark colors can be used even in sunlight, while the fabric stays cool to the touch. The unique aft area features an oversized L-shaped forward-facing sofa and aft-facing settee. The forward facing sofa has two armrests with integrated cup holders. Eight cup holders are conveniently positioned in this area, also within a recessed compartment next to the L-shaped sofa. The large machinery hatch gives full access to the technical room below. Storage compartment under the L-shaped seat on the port side with a port side folding step integrated into the combing pads.
There’s room for everything on the all-new Nighthawk. The fender compartment integrated in the structure is an excellent solution for those who want to keep the fenders close at hand without taking up unnecessary space. This system allows you to store up to 4 8″ fenders inside the integrated lockers, so as not to have clutter on the deck. Even the rubbish bin has its own built-in holder which is a brilliant idea for keeping the deck clean and tidy without having to use a bulky rubbish bag.
The shoe cabinet is a practical and functional solution for keeping shoes tidy and in an easily accessible place, avoiding dirtying the floor or creating clutter. Comb-forward boxes provide additional storage space for small items and help keep the blanket clutter-free. Finally, the large floor locker located on both port and starboard provides space for larger items.
This integrated stowage and storage system is a very functional and well thought-out solution for keeping the boat deck tidy and well organised, without losing useful space. Thanks to these innovative solutions, boat owners can enjoy greater comfort and convenience when sailing.
The lower deck port side access cabin has over 6 feet headroom and offers luxury furniture, a bed, sink, toilet with electric head, towel and toilet paper holders, and CNC cut wood cabinets. Even if it is a day boat, there is a place to rest your head for a nap. The distribution panel is convenient to reach.
As for the paint, there are, unlimited options can be explored to customize boats while providing the highest quality in terms of UV protection and resistance to scratches and fading.
The Cigarette 41 Nighthawk is equipped with 4 powerful and reliable Mercury Racing 450R outboard engines, which deliver an unprecedented 450 horsepower each, for a total of 1800 horsepower. Thanks to the electronic power control, the boat offers outstanding performance, low fuel consumption and lightning-fast acceleration. Despite its size and center console layout, the Cigarette 41 Nighthawk reaches terrifying speed , an astonishing result that demonstrates the Cigarette Racing team’s ability to meet the demands of an ever-changing customer base more demanding.