New Boats Notebook: When Capt. Bill Pike took a virtual-reality tour of the coming Hatteras 90 Motoryacht at the last Yachts Miami Beach show, he found plenty of show-stopping details, including fold-out balconies and a flexible layout ripe for customization. Get more insight here.
Early Insight into the Azimut S7. New nomenclature is the least striking element of the Azimut S7 slated to make her debut at Cannes in September 2017. Have a look at how huge expanses of glass in both hull- and house sides fit together in an intriguing shape that delivers big-time in the interior spaces. Have a closer look here.
Our boat test of the Evo 43. The Evo 43 makes the most of Italian design, with ingenious ways to make the most of on-water performance and at-anchor deck space. You won’t believe your eyes. Watch what unfolds here.
Our boat test of the SL78. With the panache of her larger sibilings (and a surprise or two of her own) the Sanlorenzo SL78 is a thoroughbred Italian motoryacht, the only yacht in its category to be made to measure.
Joystick performance may be up to your standard now. Joystick control has changed the game for many boaters and you could soon wish you were among them when you get a look at the features they bring. Is a joystick system the right next step for you? Find out here.
Like all the Marlow Explorers in the 78 series, she was designed by company owner David Marlow to be seakindly, with the equipment and layout her owners need to accomplish lengthy passages with fewer fuel stops.
Our boat test of the Prestige 630. This new addition from Prestige blends contemporary styling, sterling performance, and room for a couple of families to enjoy cruising.
A whirlwind trip to an up-and-coming resort on Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula offers a glimpse at what may just become the next great cruising destination.
Some people have extravagant dreams of a life filled with adventure. Richard Bost had those, too. And then he bought a Kadey-Krogen 42 and crossed an ocean. Twice.
Gamefish Grande offers a one-of-a-kind fishing experience. The secret’s out: Cuba is open to Americans and we’re beginning to flock there (you only need to file a 3300 form with the U.S. Coast Guard).
Our boat test of the Aspen C120. The Aspen C120 runs like no catamaran you've ever driven. Her asymmetrically shaped sponsons offer good manners and surprising efficiency.
Our first look at the Cruisers 50 Cantius. The middle sibling in a lineup that has seen more than 300 boats sold, the new 50 has a lot to live up to. Thanks to smart and salty features, this model should have no problem making a name for herself.
Garmin is pushing even farther into the world of wearable technology, and today the company introduced a marine smartwatch—the Garmin Quatix 5—that can put all the data you need right at your fingertips. Check out the new Garmin Quatix 5 here.
The Prestige 460, from Jeanneau’s luxury brand of motoryachts and express cruisers, is a rebirth of its previous model in this part of the segment—the 450. When evolution works the way it should, the changes seem smart and intuitive. See for yourself with a look at the Prestige 460 here.
Our boat test of the Sunseeker Manhattan 52. The striking Sunseeker 52 is making her mark on the world with a package that delivers on the brand’s premium promise, but in a size that owner-operators can easily fall for. Dig into the details of how she does it all here.
Boston Whaler, Intrepid, Contender—there’s a secret list of military options that turn these models into true weekend warriors. Did your boat make the list?
Don’t think too much about what’s going on in the world. Or you may just decide to build a boat to get away. Our columnist Mike Peters knows about Doomsday plans of the custom yacht variety.
Our first look at the Pursuit S 328. Pursuit is adding to its sport line of center consoles, and the S 328 shows the design team has a knack for dialing in these offshore machines for fishing and family fun.
A weekend spent testing Sea Ray's 2017 model lineup offers a peek behind the curtain and reveals what makes this brand so successful.
SV Yachts is billing the new Alpha as the “fastest luxury yacht in the world,” with offshore speeds of more than 80 knots.
A leaky engine, a water-moccasin-filled creek, and a seemingly abandoned ferry boat: Experiencing Northern Florida aboard a Cape Dory.
Special delivery on a Fleming motoryacht. Come along on a voyage from Cannes to Mallorca on a Fleming 78 with European Editor Alan Harper. You’ll be glad you did. Read his story of the delivery cruise here.
Got a few drink-holder-sized holes in your steering console that need patching? Or a spot where an antiquated plotter used to be that needs filling in?
Our boat test of the MCY 80. Sleek, handsome, and spacious, the MCY 80 may be the best-looking boat yet from Monte Carlo Yachts, and she offers the performance to back it up.
Repowering is not to be taken lightly, but with some expert help and good advice a fine old boat can run like new. Learn more here.
Feeling more vibration on board than you are used to? A prop issue? Well, unless you’ve hit something recently, or run the old girl aground, it’s possible you have bad isolation mounts.