SAY 42 Sea Trial and Review

The German-built, carbon-fiber SAY 42 is a distinct and efficient vessel—a good match for an owner who can tame her. Carbon and Brass The German-built, carbon-fiber SAY 42 is a distinct and efficient vessel—a good match for an owner who can tame her. One of the more enjoyable aspects of my job is the standing […]

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The Nimbus T11 is the Perfect Dayboat

The T11 by the Swedish boat builder Nimbus provides a great platform for a day out on the water, thanks to a large lounge area with adjustable seating arrangements, multiple sunbeds, an outdoor kitchen, gyro stabilization, tons of stowage for gear and toys, and an impressive amount of deck space, all wrapped up in a […]

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De Antonio D50 Coupé first look: New flagship takes things to the extreme

Barcelona-based De Antonio Yachts has become justly famous for its unique approach to multi-purpose walkaround dayboats and weekenders. Its commitment to fast, low-maintenance outboard engines has seen it achieve great things with the hidden outboard technique – where the engines are concealed beneath an elevated sunpad, backed by a full-beam swim platform and counterbalanced by […]

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New Boat: Jeanneau DB/43

This yacht might just usher in a new era for Jeanneau. The U.S. version of the Jeanneau DB/43 made its debut at Ft. Lauderdale 2022. See why this yacht might just usher in a new era for this brand. The latest in a burgeoning crop of stylish European T-top sportsboats, Jeanneau’s DB/43 IB was launched […]

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Formula 387 CCF

A real magic carpet ride. by Capt. Tom Serio Usually, I give a final accounting of a yacht I test toward the end of the story. Photos Courtesy of Formula Not today. I’m going to offer my overall impression up front, then give you the proof to substantiate my claim. Okay, here goes: The Formula […]

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Pathfinder 2400 TRS: 2023 Boat Buyers Guide

The 2400 TRS serves up a comfortable ride. Courtesy Pathfinder Boats Each Pathfinder boat model has been carefully designed for specific inshore and nearshore applications—the direct result of requests, concepts, and input from an angler-driven design team, a pro guide staff, and loyal customers. Each is focused on putting dedicated anglers on fish—coastal tarpon, marsh […]

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2023 Scarab 255 ID

A dialed-in wave means fun for all riding levels. Courtesy Scarab Jet Boats Wakesurfing is not the only reason to consider the Scarab 255 ID, but it’s a good one. This do-it-all 25-foot family dayboat is always ready for tubing, lounging and cruising around the lake, but its jet propulsion, abundant power and available options […]

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2023 Grady-White Freedom 325

The design and the build ­inspire owner confidence. Courtesy Grady-White Boats What boat combines elegance, panache and sociability in equal measure with versatility, fishability and seaworthiness? Check out the Grady-White Freedom 325. Designed as the ultimate dayboat, this Carolina-built dual-console model houses a bright and comfortable portside head with a VacuFlush commode, sink, cedar-lined hanging […]

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2023 Cruisers Yachts 50 GLS

The 50 GLS mates performance with luxury. Courtesy Cruisers Yachts Cruisers Yachts debuts its new 50 GLS as the ultimate dayboat, which is true in one sense, but limiting in another. Yes, this is a huge express bowrider pushed along by triple 600 hp Merc outboards. But it’s also perfect for long weekends aboard, with two […]

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New Boat: Saxdor 320 GTO

Saxdor’s Finnish beauty. A boat that’s fast, functional, fun and safe. In case you have been living under a rock, Finland is making its name known on the international powerboat scene. The easternmost Scandinavian country has offered a strong inflow of fast, seaworthy boats that many boaters (and especially first-time owners) see as a value […]

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DutchCraft to Launch Electric Catamaran Dayboat

PHOTO COURTESY OF DUTCHCRAFT The builder behind the all-electric, carbon-fibre DC25 monohull is back with its first unit of the DC25 e-cat, set to be launched this month. “The DC25 e-cat is the culmination of our search for an environmentally clean and exceptionally efficient electric dayboat that is rugged and adaptable enough to suit a […]

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Riva 76 Bahamas

Sense of Style The Riva 76 Bahamas is a dayboat on steroids that impresses with its attention to detail and a movable hardtop unlike most any other. It’s rather difficult for a yacht to set itself apart at the Cannes Yachting Festival, where the glitziest new offerings from Europe’s top builders convene on a picturesque and […]

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Stingray 211DC

Improving access. By Heather Steinberger Late September in South Carolina can be absolutely charming. Photos Courtesy of Stingray Cotton plants turn russet in the fields, bursting with snowy bolls. The woods reveal their first splatters of yellow, and summer humidity releases its grip at last. The operative words are can be. On this late September […]

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Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 2022: Must-See Boats List

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show boasts over 1300 boats on display for 2022. Courtesy Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Special delivery: Sign up for the free Boating email newsletter. Subscribe to Boating magazine for $14 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. The 2022 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, known as FLIBS to many, opens October […]

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Ingenity partners with Hacker-Craft

Ingenity Electric, a Correct Craft company, has signed a multi-year supply and marketing agreement to provide and install all-electric drivetrains in new Hacker-Craft Boats. The first Ingenity-powered boat, a 27-foot Special Sport will be introduced at the 2022 Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), October 26-30, at the Hacker-Craft booth, #1008, at the Bahia Mar […]

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Seven Seas Luxury Tender Now Available

The Speedster by Seven Seas Yachts — a luxury dayboat and yacht tender — is now available at Springbrook Marina & Yacht Sales in downtown Chicago. The tender is hand-built with details including a full marine-leather interior, custom gauges, chrome finishes and more. Source: https://lakelandboating.com/seven-seas-luxury-tender-now-available/

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