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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Spring Brook Marine and Sirena Yachts are thrilled to announce a joint venture to create the ultimate Great Loop boat. The all new Sirena 58 HT, Great Lakes Edition, is set to debut at the 2020 Miami Yacht Show and will undoubtedly be a show stopper. This Class A rated range cruiser is incredibility well-finished and has one of the

tags: New Boat Models

Friday, October 11, 2019

The Alerion Express 30 is the first Alerion offered with the option of a carbon-fiber bowsprit for the asymmetric gennaker. Combined with a full-roach mainsail and swept-spreader carbon-fiber mast, the Alerion 30 is a true thoroughbred. Add in the lightweight, stiff construction, utilizing a reinforced structural grid and vinyl

tags: New Boat Models, Sailing

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Since 1953, Cruisers Yachts of Oconto, Wisc., has been known as one of the world’s premier providers of midsize luxury yachts. The 38 GLS, which launched in June, perfectly packages a bow rider and outboard together, along with the big boat craftsmanship you expect from the Cantius line. The 38 GLS features triple 300 Mercury

tags: New Boat Models

Friday, October 4, 2019

Cruising their way across the Atlantic Ocean are over 15 world-class yachts, poised to splash onto the U.S. boating scene as they premiere at this year’s 60th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), set to take place Oct. 30 through Nov. 3. FLIBS, the largest in-water boat show in the world, will unveil some of

tags: Boat Show, New Boat Models, South Coast

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

The introduction of the all-new 27ft Yamaha 275 Series at the Miami International Boat Show was the showstopper Yamaha hoped for, winning praise from the attending media and the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Innovation Award to boot. The 275 Series is available in three choices, the base model 275E, the more deluxe

tags: Dealerships, New Boat Models

Friday, September 20, 2019

At the Fort Lauderdale International boat show in 2013, I met a young boat building company out of Miami called Belzona Boats. I was shocked that a boat builder would have started to manufacture a whole new concept of boat so shortly after the recession, but, when I looked at the models in the water, I was floored by their innovation

by: Erik Kyle, Publisher, Great Lakes Scuttlebutt

tags: Company Expansions, Great Lakes, New Boat Models

Thursday, September 19, 2019

In May, the MJM 53z was launched for seatrials in Boston where the boat was built. With quad Mercury Verados, it is expected to reach speeds of 50 mph. The 53z offers boaters the benefits they’ve enjoyed from smaller sport boats: shallow draft, easy maintenance, and easy handling around the docks. “But, most of all,”

tags: New Boat Models

Friday, September 13, 2019

The latest addition to the Maritimo fleet, the X50, has continued to make the innovative X-Series line one of the most successful product launches in Maritimo’s history. Mirroring the astounding international response to the release of the X60 a year prior, the X50’s May debut at the 2019 Sanctuary Cove International Boat

tags: New Boat Models

Friday, September 13, 2019

Australian-crafted luxury motor yachts have made their way into the Great Lakes, and we’re more than okay with it. Despite being made with the oceans in mind, with its country of origin being surrounded by three of them, Maritimo’s line of motor yachts continues to adapt seamlessly to the unique ports and marinas of the

tags: Company Expansions, Great Lakes, New Boat Models

Monday, September 9, 2019

Harris Pontoons continue to set a new bar in the marine industry, officially launching the all-new Solstice 230 and 250 models. Both the 230 and the 250 are the first Harris pontoon models to offer CZone digital switching capabilities with best-in-class electrical infrastructure. The pre-programmed, single-touch modes give the boater

tags: New Boat Models