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Friday, May 15, 2020

Following the international success of Maritimo’s revolutionary X Series 50- and 60-foot sport yachts, the leading Australian luxury motor yacht manufacturer has big things planned for 2020. The X series has been a game changer for the international sport yacht sector with its leading edge aft beach club layout resonating with

tags: New Boat Models

Friday, May 8, 2020

The appeal of the flagship, Viking Yacht Company built, Valhalla V-41 is strong and simple: She’s the best big center console on the market, answering the call with speed, range, overall performance, and high-level fishability. This triple- or quad-powered offshore runner is poised to take the reins as the leading

tags: New Boat Models

Friday, May 8, 2020

Grand Banks Yachts Limited is proud to announce the stateside arrival of the all-new Grand Banks 54. The new model follows in the footsteps of successful yachts in the same line—the previously released GB60 and GB60 Skylounge—which featured the company’s signature warped semi-displacement hull. The GB54 continues the

tags: New Boat Models

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Boating Industry, the monthly U.S. boating business magazine, has listed the new Waketoon Surf Series Pontoon from Avalon & Tahoe Manufacturing among the top new products of the year. The versatile boat combines the most sought-after benefits of both a high-performance pontoon boat and the increasingly popular wakesurf boats into

tags: Awards, New Boat Models, Water Toys

Monday, April 27, 2020

Hanse Yachts has raised the bar with constant, continually-improving innovations: they have made sailing easier, faster, and more comfortable than ever. Hanse’s clear dedication to the needs of customers for modern sailing has made them one of the world’s largest manufacturers of sailing yachts and the fastest growing

tags: New Boat Models, Sailing

Friday, April 10, 2020

Burger Boat Company is proud to announce it has begun construction on its newest yacht, the Burger 50 Cruiser. Based on the success and popularity of the recently delivered Burger Cruisers, the Burger 50 Cruiser is a powerful and luxurious aluminum cruiser developed in conjunction with Vripack Naval Architects and features an

tags: Dealerships, New Boat Models

Friday, April 10, 2020

Peter Whiting, Managing Partner, announced that Seattle Northwest Yachts, LLC, is continuing its expansion and vertical integration with the recent acquisition of famed 60-year-old boat manufacturing operation, Tartan-Legacy. Seattle Yachts has formed a wholly-owned subsidiary, Marine Manufacturing Group LLC (MMG) to purchase the

tags: Company Expansions, New Boat Models, Sailing

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Building on a legacy of innovation and new products, Chaparral is pleased to introduce the 2020 257 SSX OB. The 257 SSX OB was designed to captivate, break barriers, and set standards in quality with no compromise to power or performance. “The 257 SSX OB is a trendsetter in design, performance, and function,” said

tags: New Boat Models

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Starcraft Marine made waves at North America’s biggest boat show with the official launch of its all-new SVX 231 OB deck boat, setting all-new standards for performance, features, and value. As the top model in the new-for-2020 SVX series, Starcraft’s SVX 231 OB rides on an all-new performance hull with an innovative

tags: New Boat Models

Thursday, March 19, 2020

By now, you’ve certainly heard the buzz, and perhaps you’ve even seen the result of a 20-year dream for the Viking Yacht Company—Valhalla Boatworks, a high-performance center console line. The origins of Valhalla Boatworks go back to the early 2000s. Don Gemmell, a member of the Viking design team and a close friend

tags: Dealerships, New Boat Models

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