Chris-Craft Launch 30


She is a versatile all-day family runabout that offers everything you could wish for. The large forward seating area provides exceptional levels of comfort. You can choose the optional cockpit galley, twin engine packages and joystick control to truly create the Chris Craft of your dreams.

If you’re searching for a good-looking, versatile run-about to enjoy with your family, the Launch 30, has been created with you in mind. She features a generous sized and wonderfully comfortable forward seating area. She offers plenty of choice in optional extras to boot,  including a cockpit galley, twin engines and cool joystick control.

Take up to 10 guests for a leisurely cruise or a heart-pounding thrill ride. With exhilarating horsepower on demand, the Launch 30 is made for water sports or tight turns around the bay.

The wider Launch 30 includes generous fore and aft seating, with a double captain’s chair that allows the driver to share the view with clear modern gauges and full instrumentation at their control. The bow pit meanwhile provides a comfortable area for several passengers to relax.

At the stern is a wide platform with handy transom shower. A head with sink, including a holding tank and dockside pumpout, is tucked below. Equipped with a powerful thrust of horsepower and a large fuel tank, the Launch 30 is designed for pleasurable extended cruising.

Specifications - Dimensions

Length Overall (w/ Swim Platform) 29' 8" 9.00 m
Length Overall (w/o Swim Platform) 27' 10" 8.48 m
Beam Maximum 10' 3.05 m
Fuel Capacity 150 gal 568 ltr
Water Capacity 9 gal 43 ltr
Bridge Clearance 4' 6" 1.34 m
Maximum Persons 12  

Specifications - Main Features

  • 5 Year Hull & Structural Warranty
  • Deep-V Hull Bottom with Flared Bow
  • U-Shaped Aft Seating
  • Stainless Steel Framed Glass Windshield
  • Hidden Bimini Top Storage
  • High-End Fit and Finish
  • Swim Platform with Three-Step Stainless Steel Swim Ladder
  • Portable Head
  • CE Certification
  • Ocean Shipping Cradle
  • Water Ready Package

Specifications - Engine Packages


  • Twin V8 6.2L (300 HP) Bravo III
  • Twin V8 6.2L (300 HP) Bravo III (Non-Catalyst)
  • Twin V8 6.2L (350 HP) Bravo III


  • Twin V8 5.3L (300 HP) Duoprop and FWC
  • Twin V8 5.3L (350 HP) Duoprop and FWC
  • Twin V8 6.0L (380 HP) Duoprop and FWC
  • Twin V8 6.0L (430 HP) Duoprop, EVC, and FWC
  • Twin Diesel D3 (220x2 HP) Duoprop, EVC, and FWC

Engine Options

  • Mercury - Seacore
  • Mercury - Axius Joystick
  • Volvo - Ocean X
  • Volvo - Joystick
  • Selectable Exhaust
  • High Altitude Drive

*Non-Catalyst engine only available for sale outside the U.S.

Specifications - Options & Accessories

  • Bow Thruster
  • Cockpit Carpet
  • Convertible Top (Exchange for Bimini)
  • LED Docking Lights
  • Fresh Water Cooling
  • Garmin 741XS GPS - 7" Multifunction Display
  • Heritage Trim Edition Teak
  • Heritage Edition Teak
  • SS Drawer Refrigerator
  • Teak Caulk Colour
  • Teak Cockpit Table
  • Tecma Porcelain Head System
  • Underwater Lights
  • Windlass with Stainless Steel Anchor

Specifications - Colour Selections

Gelcoat Colour

  • Alpine White
  • Ivory Cream

Painted Hull Colour - Optional (* indicates metallic colours)

  • Midnight Blue
  • Deep Sapphire*
  • Blue Crystal*
  • Fountain Blue*
  • Aqua Marine*
  • White Sand*
  • Silver Bullet*
  • Dark Graphite*
  • Onyx Black
  • Black Pearl*
  • Cashmere*
  • Alpine White
  • Ivory Cream
  • Custom

Stripe Colour

  • Riviera Red
  • Midnight Blue
  • Coach
  • Black
  • Alpine White
  • Ivory Cream

Cockpit Vinyl Colour (Base Colour/Insert Colour)

  • Alpine White
  • Champagne
  • Coach
  • Ivory Cream
  • Sand
  • Sapphire

Canvas Colour

  • Navy
  • Toast
  • Black

Teak Caulk Colour

  • Black
  • Blonde

Upholstery Details

Half the pleasure of owning a boat is the freedom it gives you. The other half is an appreciation of the craftsmanship lavished upon it.

Whether you are cruising the blue waters, anchored off a sandy shoal or moored in a palm-tree-lined alcove, we believe you will find that even the fabrics and wood finish chosen for these models will surpass your expectations.

To see a full range of colour options, please click here.


Carpet Selection

  • Dune Dune * Formally known as Seagrass
  • Boucle Boucle

Cockpit Base Vinyl Color

  • Almond Almond
  • Toffee Toffee
  • Saddle Saddle
  • Mocha Mocha
  • Oyster Oyster
  • Stone Stone
  • Portabella Portabella

Cockpit Insert Vinyl Color

  • Almond Almond
  • Toffee Toffee
  • Saddle Saddle
  • Mocha Mocha
  • Oyster Oyster
  • Stone Stone
  • Portabella Portabella

Contrast Stitching Colors

  • Navy Navy
  • Coach Coach
  • Black Black

Teak or Esthec Caulk Color

  • Black Black
  • Blonde Blonde

Disclaimer: Upholstery colours may differ on individual computers. Please speak to your sales person to see the selection of samples.