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2017 Custom Carolina 43 Cinco Boatworks Express

Hatteras, North Carolina


New to the market is the "How Bout It" a stunning 43' custom carolina express sportfish built by Cinco Boatworks, Wood Parker IV, a 3rd generation Harkers Island, NC born boat builder.  Built in Newport, NC and commissioned in 2017, she is a cold molded hull and absolutely loaded bow to stern with the most modern equipment and creature comforts.  Cost on this build was just over $1,300,000.  She is a one owner boat with no expense spared in her build process or upkeep.  The owner has just picked out his next dream boat and decided to list her for sale!  Dont miss this very rare opportunity, the How Bout It is 100% turn key and will take you wherever you are going with total comfort and ease.  Any questions please reach out to Kyle Warren at Off The Hook Yacht Sales!

True dimensions: 14' Beam, 40'8" true LOA plus 3' bracket 

Powered by triple Yamaha F350 V8 Engines that have +/- 500 hours (comes with two sets of props)

Notable equipment: 

Garmin Suite of electronics including 3x 22'' displays, auto pilot, open array radar, etc..

C-Zone system 

375 gallon gas capacity (2 tanks) 

Palm Beach Towers designed and fabricated hardtop and added 35' double spreader outriggers

Seakeeper 5

9KW Fisher-Panda diesel genset with 13 gallon tank 

Spot zero built in water system 

Bow thruster (engine bracket set up for stern thruster) 

Charles Iso-boost electrical 

Eskimo Ice Maker (540 #/day)

FLIR night vision 

KVH SAT TV (2) w/ extra dome - internet capable 

Cockpit griddle

Tackle drawers 

50 amp electrical system 

Flush mounted pull up cleats 

Dometic dual A/C's (has helm cooling) 

Vacu-flush toilet 

Release marine 8 rod battle saddle 

Two Release marine helm chairs 

Release marine rod holders (under bolted) 

Release marine steering wheel 

Extensive custom covers for cockpit, helm, battle addle, and matching cushions on helm deck, mezzanine seating.

Vitrifigo refrigerator & freezer drawers, plus a cooktop, microwave, coffee maker in galley

Cherry veneer interior work all book matched

Walnut / Maple sole

King size master aft 

Full queen V-berth forward 

Hammered copper sink 

Natural light enclosed head / shower with teak sole

Gentle custom curved steps too saloon 

Vast amounts of cabinet storage throughout the salon and master 

Armstrong engineered full width bracket with pull out ladder 

Tuna door 

Teak cockpit, helm deck, coverboards all matching wood 

Two in deck macerated fish boxes, kill box, livewell

Full security system, with cameras and notifications to your phone for hatches, doors, etc being opened, and so much more... You name it, the How Bout It has it! 


We take ALL trades and will assist you with financing, insurance, documentation, delivery, etc!

For a valuation on your trade please email the listing broker the info on your boat.  


Neptune Yacht Sales and Services is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Off The Hook Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $995,000
Boat Name: HOW BOUT IT
Make: Custom Carolina
Model: 43 Cinco Boatworks Express
Year: 2017
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 43 ft / 13.11 m
Length Overall: 43'8 ft / 13.31 m
Beam: 14 ft / 4.27 m

Engines / Speed

Engines: 3
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Yamaha
  • Model: F350
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 350hp
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Yamaha
  • Model: F350
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 350hp
Engine #3 Specs:
  • Make: Yamaha
  • Model: F350
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 350hp
Total Engine Power: 1,050hp


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Sports Fishing Boats, Saltwater Fishing, Flybridge

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.

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