Originally Posted by DRFerron
Depending on what years you are looking at, I believe that you'll be hard-pressed to find a sailboat built after the mid-80s that has a gas engine. I am sure there are some but not many.
We like the maintenance simplicity of diesel.
Donna hit the nail on the head and especially in the size range you are looking at...gas engines will be few and far between.
It would be nice to hear back from the OP on this.