1996 Tiara 3500 Express Cheshire
Posted on May 9, 2018 / 307
1996 Tiara 3500 Express
Price : $99,900
Listing Type : CruisersPower
Builder | Manufacturer : Tiara
Condition : Used
Year : 1996
Length : 35ft
Model : 3500 Express
Engine Make : Cummins
Total Power : 840hp
Max Speed : 37 kn
Cruising Speed : 31 kn
Range : 299 nmi
LOA : 35'
Length on Deck : 38.8
Beam : 13.75
Max Draft : 4
Displacement : 18000
Hull Type/Shape : Modified Vee
1996 Tiara 3500 Express

A great find…Cummins Diesel 35′ Express…WOW



This boat is super clean and has very low hours on the 420 Cummins. 

Loaded with A/C, Generator, Nice Electronics Package..


…….A MUST SEE……..

This is the best 35 Express  on the market that has been priced to sell now…


More Info

The 3500 Express has cockpit seating for 8, and with an optional aft-facing lounge seats 3 more.

Other standard features include: Radar Arch / Integrated Swim Platform and Integrated Bow Pulpit / 95 cubic foot Transom Storage Trunk / and port & starboard Transom Entry Gates.

 Plan A Layout has a separate dinette (converts to double berth), full galley, aft lounge that converts to a queen berth (with privacy enclosure), queen-sized forward berth, and head with shower and molded-in sink/vanity.


Good Stuff

The 3500 Express offers a 48″ Swim Platform with built-in Ladder.

Aft-facing Fold-Down Lounge

Honey Ash Interior

Teak and Holly Cabin Sole

 Air Conditioning 

Good Stuff to Know

The cockpit on the 3500 Express is designed for comfort and convenience.

The helm is a heads up fiberglass tilt-away helm station with full flush mount electronics capability.

The double wide helm seat with optional power adjustment is comfortable and sits high, providing clear while idling or throttling up and cruising.

The forward facing companion lounge, with tons of storage, sits right next to the helm seat and provides ample seating for four adults to enjoy the comfortable ride.

There is chart storage, drink holders, and glove box adjacent to the helm, and the bronze acrylic sliding companion door with lock sits to the port side.

Directly behind the companion lounge is a a drop- down aft facing seat.

A standard wet bar with sink and optional ice maker sits to starboard behind the helm seat.

Across the transom there is a molded-in lounge with storage and a removable insulated cooler below.

Dual molded-in transom steps with hinged S.S. gates make entering the cockpit easy, and standard cockpit lighting with remote feature ensures safe footing.

There is a large transom storage trunk with approximately 95 cubic feet of storage space.

A huge 48″ swim platform with built-in folding ladder.

The cruising arch with handrails, bimini top, and side curtains.



This Plan A floor plan has a master forward berth with storage below the bed, hanging locker, and additional storage.

The convertible portside dinette seats five with a removable seat.

The starboard galley features Corian countertops, recessed two-burner electric stove, S.S. sink, microwave oven, coffee maker, refrigerator/freezer, and lots of storage.

A tall hanging locker separates the galley from the L-shaped lounge – which is also convertible to a queen-size berth and has a wrap-around privacy curtain.

The full fiberglass head is to port and features molded-in sink with storage below, mirror, and vanity with storage compartment.

As with all Tiaras, a solid teak and holly floor creates a beautiful accent to this spacious living quarters.

AC/DC Info

The electrical system on the 3500 Express features a custom 12V and 120V master distribution panel with Plexiglas door, amp meter, reverse polarity indicator, two 30 amp 50′ shore power cords with adapters, a two bank 12V battery system with batteries, and battery charger.


The galley on the 3500 Express on both the Plan A  is spacious and well thought-out.

Corian countertops, built-in microwave oven, S.S. sink, two burner electric stove, coffee maker, and refrigerator/freezer are featured in both floor plans.

There is also plenty of storage.

Saftey Features

An array of safety equipment is standard including:

Cockpit lighting, automatic bilge pumps, hand-held fire extinguishers and the certification from the NMMA, U.S.C.G.

Mechanical Info

The standard diesel engines on the 3500 Express are two Cummins Diesels, which are rated at 420 h.p. each.

These power plants provide a fast yet economical cruise speed 

There is a Teleflex hydraulic steering system with 22″ S.S. destroyer wheel, high speed bronze axe head rudders and struts, Racor fuel filters, water cooled shaft logs, fresh water cooling on the main engines, twin Verney mufflers, a Quiet Tone underwater exhaust, Armco Aquamet 19 S.S. prop shafts, and the list goes on.

Construction Details

The 3500 Express  is constructed with a water barrier outer gelcoat layer and handlaid fiberglass with a special formulated resin.

The stringers are made of a high grade marine ply-wood called Tech-Lam and encapsulated in handlaid fiberglass and integrated into the hull.

The seacocks and all underwater thru-hull fittings are made of bronze, and there is molded-in deckside ventilation as well as a Quiet Tone underwater exhaust.

The 3500 features six oval custom opening port lights with screens for plenty of air and natural light below.

Gelcoated bootlines and recessed trim tabs show the attention to detail on this spacious 35 footer.

Exterior Features

The 3500 Express also features construction is similar to the hull, using a water barrier outer gelcoat and handlaid fiberglass.

Tiaras custom diamond pattern non-skid is used on all deck and cockpit surfaces for sure, safe, footing.

The windshield is made of welded aluminum and Solex 1/4″ safety glass, and handrails, and a center hinged ventilating section make this windshield one the best in the industry.

The transition to the foredeck is easy with grab rails and a sturdy one-piece welded bow rail to assist movement forward.

Other deck features of the 3500 Express include three aluminum deck hatches with screens and privacy covers, forward deck  with S.S. handrails, drink holders and storage.

There is a flush forward anchor locker with overboard drain, and a fiberglass molded-in bow pulpit with standard windlass wiring and S.S. roller assembly.


Complete  Electronics Package

Raymarine E 129

Raymarine Open Array Radar

AutoHelm Speed

AutoHelm Depth

Robertson AP 300X Auto Pilot

Icom M602 VHF

Clarlon Stereo with Helm Remote

Master TV/DVD

Salon TV


Broker’s Comments

This is the 35 Express Tiara to Own.

Professional serviced and maintained and it shows.

Very Low Hours ( Less than 600) on the Optional 420 HP Cummins Diesels

Call the Listing Broker for more info and to arrange for a showing

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.
Contact Information

Call or Text Capt. Ed at 203-676-7089 for more information

and to arrange for a showing

email: Ed@OffshoreYachtSales.com


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