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2017 Riviera 6000 Sport Yacht

Sarasota, Florida


Nearly Pristine best describes the condition of this beautiful 2017 Riviera 6000 Sport-yacht.

 *SeaKeeper gyro - Volvo IPS - Joystick docking - Tropical AC package - Water-maker *

This 2017 Riviera 6000SY is in remarkable condition inside and out. The boat has been well cared for and it shows. The maintenance is either up to date or coming due and scheduled to be done soon. If you are looking for a turn key, clean, well maintained, 60ft blue water capable yacht, Change Happens should be at the top of your list. 

Key Features:

Volvo IPS-950's (725HP) with @ 430 hours. 
Dynamic Positioning System (DPS)
         New Garmin Multi Function Displays installed in July 2022                       
Three Joystick docking controls,1 at helm and 1 at either side of cockpit.
Oil change system.
Dual fuel/water separator filters.
Cummins/Onan 29 KW generator, with @ 650 hours.
Inverter 4KW for entertainment, refrigeration, and outlets.
Seakeeper stabilizer installed 2020.
Three Garmin touchscreen displays at helm.
C-Zone vessel control system, controls all electrical switching. 
Tender garage holds a 10.5 ft tender or other water toys.
Hydraulic swim platform, with 772 lbs capacity.
Presidential full beam master stateroom.
Separate cloths washer and dryer.
Two large opening sunroofs.
Stainless steal aft bulkhead with sliding door access to main salon.
Large storage room between master and engine room, with overhead access to cockpit and water tight door to engine room.
VIP stateroom forward with queen bed and private head compartment.
Third stateroom with private access to the 3rd head compartment. 
Third head with access from 3rd SR and hallway.\
Walnut Timber Gloss.
Secondary freshwater pump.
Tropical air conditioning upgrade.
Line winches in aft Port & Stb cockpit.


Smith Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by SYS Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: Change Happens
Make: Riviera
Model: 6000 Sport Yacht
Year: 2017
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: RIY60063L617
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 60 ft / 18.29 m
Length Overall: 63'4 ft / 19.30 m
Beam: 17'8 ft / 5.39 m
Max Draft: 4'9 ft / 1.45 m
Bridge Clearance: 13'11 ft / 4.24 m
Dry Weight: 61,300 lb
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: VOLVO
  • Drive Type: Pod
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Year: 2017
  • Engine Hours: 426
  • Model: Penta IPS950
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Power: 725hp
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: VOLVO
  • Drive Type: Pod
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Year: 2017
  • Engine Hours: 427
  • Model: Penta IPS950
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Power: 725hp
Total Engine Power: 1,450hp
Cruising Speed: 21.9 kn
Propeller RPM: 2100
Maximum Speed: 25.81 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 872 gal
Fuel Tank Material: GRP
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 211 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 132 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Pod
Boat Class: Motor Yachts, Express Cruiser, Cruisers
More Info : Belize Motor Yachts

Manufacturer Provided Description

Riviera’s stylish and sophisticated 6000 Sport Yacht is the ultimate on-water entertainer.

This sleek design is widely acclaimed as a high-performance yacht akin to a six-star luxury resort and her design flexibility is further evidence of Riviera’s commitment to catering to an extremely wide range of boating pursuits.

Supremely comfortable, the 6000 Sport Yacht features an innovative alfresco lifestyle design, ultramodern technology and palatial appointments. Her level of attention to detail from bow to stern confirms that she is indeed a world-class Riviera.

Of course the awe-inspiring aesthetic appeal of the 6000 Sport Yacht, with her sleek lines and contemporary hull windows and portholes, is just the beginning.

Our talented team of designers, engineers and master craftsmen have really captured an enriched sense of light, space and liveability from bow to stern.

Large fixed skylights and two electric sliding sunroofs are built into the curvaceous fibreglass hardtop, enhancing natural light and ventilation throughout the entirety of the 6000 Sport Yacht – from the expansive cockpit to the luxuriously furnished saloon and through to the generous-sized staterooms on the accommodation deck.

Befitting a motor yacht of this calibre, all on-board appliances, entertainment and operational systems, fittings and furnishings are premium quality and are a perfect fit with the state-of-the-art technology which helps us set new benchmarks in terms of convenience, reliability and ease of operation.

This, of course, helps us remain true to the Riviera ethos of sourcing the best and most reliable equipment and fittings from the world’s most-respected suppliers to help our valued owners achieve ‘the ultimate boating experience’.

Accommodations: 3 stateroom 3 head with full beam master.

Change Happens is a three stateroom three head vessel, with a large storage area between the master stateroom and the engine room. This area can be used for storage or can be converted to a Captains quarter or about anything you desire.


Full beam master stateroom.
King size bed.
Opening portholes for ventilation.
Walk in closet with hanging storage and drawer storage.
Sofa to starboard side.
Opposing dinette style seating with table to port, which makes a great work station.
Private access to the large ensuite master head compartment as well as the large storage area between the master and engine room.

VIP Stateroom:

Queen size bed.
Lots of hanging and drawer storage.
Ensuite private head.

Guest stateroom:

Twin single bunks.
Hanging locker.
Drawer storage.
Private access to day head.

Entertainmant electronics.


Samsung 40" TV.
Samsung Blueray player.
Yamaha A/V with surround sound.
KVH Tracvision TV5, no service.
Apple TV.


Samsung 40" TV.
Sony Blueray player.

VIP stateroom:

Samsung 24"TV.
Fusion DVD/CD/Sat/Tuner.

Navigation and security electronics.

C-ZONE digital control.
ipad interface programming.
Siren security system.
Two Garmin GPSMAP 8530 displays.
One Garmin GPSMAP 8208 display.
Garmin 72 mile radar GMR404XHD.
Garmin chart plotter.
Garmin bottom machine GSD26 Chirp w/B265 L/M transducer.
Garmin speed & temperature.
Ritchie 4" compass.



Galley up and aft, making the galley the center point for entertaining inside or outside.
Miele convection oven/microwave.
Miele three burner induction cooktop.
Three Vitrifrigo refrigerator drawers.
Two Vitrifrigo freezer drawers.
Ice maker.
Fischer & Paykel dish washer.

Other appliances:

Tropical AC package.
Bosch cloths washer.Bosch cloths dryer.Karcher powerwasher.
20 gallon water heater.BBQ grill in cockpit.Isotherm refrigerator in cockpit.Blue Water "Legend" Water maker.

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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