Sirena 78 Makes World Debut at Cannes

PHOTOS BY JEFF BROWN Sirena debuted its all-in-one 78 yacht at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September, revealing a timeless yet modern design that perfectly combines interior comfort, personal choice and efficient performance, delivering a safe, comfortable cruiser that doubles as a family-friendly yacht for fun and relaxation. The Sirena 78 is loaded with options, […]

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Aquila 45 Yacht Debuts at Cannes

PHOTO COURTESY OF AQUILA In the model’s first showcase outside the U.S., the Aquila 45 Yacht debuted alongside the Aquila 36 Sport at Cannes Yachting Festival earlier this month, providing the largest Aquila presence yet at the festival. “Our growing presence at the Cannes Yachting Festival is a testament to the growing international demand for […]

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VIDEO: Absolute Navetta 75

A modern iteration of the 73, the 75 Navetta is loaded with features that should appeal to an international audience. Dan and Jeff climb aboard the new model at the 2022 Cannes show. A modern iteration of the 73, the 75 Navetta is loaded with features that should appeal to an international audience. Dan and […]

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20 of the best new boats at the 2022 Southampton Boat Show

We pick out 20 of the best new boats heading to Britain’s biggest boat show, the 2022 Southampton International Boat Show. This weekend will see Mayflower Park reopen its temporary marina for the Southampton International Boat Show, the biggest of its kind in the UK, and there will be dozens of brand new boats waiting […]

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Formula Going Fishing With First 337 CCF Center Console

Announced during the 2022 Miami International Boat Show, Formula Boats’ first 38-foot center console will debut at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which is scheduled for October 26-30 in the Southwest Florida city. The new model, dubbed the Formula 387 Center Console Fish, is powered by triple Mercury Racing 450R outboard engines. Formula’s first […]

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Lowe Boats Launches 2023 Lineup

PHOTO COURTESY OF LOWE BOATS Lowe Boats has announced the launch of its new 2023 SF pontoon series, boasting bold new styling and a host of premium features for enjoying the water. “For over half a century, Lowe has been building quality boats with a reputation for performance and versatility,” says Greg Falkner, general manager […]

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Grady-White Introduces Adventure 218 Walkaround Cabin Boat

PHOTO COURTESY OF GRADY-WHITE The new Adventure 218 from Grady-White offers an inspired reimagining of the brand’s popular walkaround cabin boat first debuted in 1974. At 21-feet, the Adventure 218 honors its heritage, maintaining beloved aspects of the walkaround concept, while reimagining space and versatility and adding modernized details and design. “Grady-White has many loyal […]

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New Webinar Series from ABYC

PHOTO COURTESY OF ABYC The ABYC Foundation Educator Training Conference will welcome a new format this year. Starting September 20, it will be offering a new subscription-based monthly webinar series geared toward enhancing education for future and current marine technicians, in place of the former two-day virtual experience. “We are excited about this new model […]

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Formula 387 Center Console

A return to old form for the builder. by Kevin Koenig Formula is perhaps best known for building stylish, sturdy and above all fast express cruisers that are popular from Long Island, Bahamas, to Long Island, New York. Photos Courtesy of Formula But what many Formula fans may not remember is that the builder once […]

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Cobalt’s Newest Luxury Runabout: The R33 Outboard

PHOTO COURTESY OF COBALT In response to increased demand for a larger runabout, Cobalt has introduced its newest yacht-certified R33 Outboard. At over 33 feet, the R33 offers a contemporary design and lots of additional space thanks to a deeper cockpit and greater freeboard. Cabin accommodations allow for sleeping as well as seating, and the […]

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ABYC launches webinar series

The ABYC Foundation Educator Training Conference has switched formats from a two-day virtual experience to a subscription-based monthly webinar series geared toward enhancing education and training for future and existing marine technicians. Scheduled to launch September 20, the monthly series is free for ABYC members at manufacturer-level or higher, while general subscriptions are $249. Subscriptions […]

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Best hardtop sportscruisers: Our top picks from the used boat market

Used boat expert Nick Burnham picks out four of the best hardtop sportscruisers on the market, from the likes of Princess, Jeanneau, Sunseeker and Fairline… Hardtop sportscruisers haven’t always been as ubiquitous as they are right now. Back in 1998 Windy introduced its replacement for the Grand Mistral 36, the Grand Mistral 37. That very […]

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Sirena 78 to Debut at Cannes

PHOTOS COURTESY OF SIRENA YACHTS The new do-it-all cruiser from Sirena Yachts will debut at the 2022 Cannes Yachting Festival. Featuring an interior and exterior design concept focused on livability, the new Sirena 78 is made for entertaining and enjoying time on the water. A variety of design options leave choice to the owner, including […]

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Hurricane’s New Model Year 2023 SunDeck 2600

PHOTO COURTESY OF HURRICANE Hurricane has announced an all-new hull for its model year 2023 SunDeck 2600. At just over 26 feet, the SunDeck 2600 outboard deck boat features a spacious design with plenty of room, while offering a safe and stable platform and reliable performance to tackle your adventures on the water. “One of […]

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Beneteau Swift Trawler 48

Moving Swiftly A proven design evolves with the Beneteau Swift Trawler 48. Beneteau has built more than 1,300 Swift Trawlers, so it has the market dialed in. The builder knows that these fast trawlers appeal to both novice and salty cruisers, and it listens to owner and dealer feedback to make each successive design better […]

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