Our boat test of the Reliant 40 Commuter. Many boaters will look at the blue hull and white deckhouse and think “Huh, another Down East brand to look at…” But Reliant is different: First, the 40 has a sharply raked windshield. And a narrow beam makes for efficient speed—think commuter, rather than lobster. Have a closer look here.
Our Boat Test of the Sealine C330. Sealine has seen a resurgence under its new ownership group and the C330 is a great example of what some smart ideas can mean for those interested in a pocket cruiser. From an asymmetrical design to some big-boat attention to detail, this build may surprise you with its versatility.
When a boat meets the needs of her owner, the result can be pure bliss. Editor-In-Chief George Sass Jr. took the helm of the Riviera 75 in the Coral Sea to get a feel for what this boat can do, and got a sense of the owner she’s made for. Read his full test here.
Tested: Sunseeker Portofino 40. To help you enjoy the azure waters of the Mediterranean properly, a boat must perform in a range of conditions. Sunseeker has been refining this idea since its inception. Read about the latest version, the Portofino 40, here.
Power & Motoryacht’s Boat Test of the Ferretti 870
We got onboard the Ferretti 870 in Cannes to give you the lowdown on what this impressive motoryacht brings to Miami in her stateside debut. Here’s a spoiler: She’s a yachtsman’s yacht, through and through. See what we mean here.
Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Cheoy Lee Alpha 76 Flybridge.
Learn all about our test of Cheoy Lee’s latest performance motoryacht, the 76 Alpha Flybridge. The boat has some cool technology onboard, and uses V-drives to open up its accommodation plan. Read about our test here.
Power & Motoryacht Tested: The Cruise-Ready, Trailerable Ranger Tugs R-31
Capt. Bill Pike knows the advantages of single-diesel cruising boats. So who better to give the new Ranger Tugs R-31 the once-over? Don’t let the traditional lines of this boat fool you, she’s innovative through and through. Read all about her here.
This 60-foot flying-bridge yacht gets minor updates to make a major improvement. With its glossy topsides and Harley Earl fins, this sleek and sinuous Azimut 60 might look like it’s been plucked from some pinnacle of sybaritic luxury, but what you’re actually looking at here is a battlecruiser.
While MJM’s boats sport a rather traditional Down East profile, a peek beneath the surface reveals innovation in nearly every aspect of the build, from her high-tech hull construction to a smart use of stern drives for a combination of performance, efficiency, and draft.
Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Sea Ray 510 Sundancer
When Sea Ray was looking to refresh its Sundancer line, it started with a clean slate. It shows: The boat’s exterior wows from every angle and she exhibits creative use of space from the “sunroom” saloon through the companionable galley and into the accommodations. See what we found out in our test here.
Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Outer Reef 700.
The Outer Reef 700 was born of a boatbuilder listening to its clients. With flexibility added to the build process, Outer Reef makes each one a semicustom testament to its owner’s desires. Good Times is one such build, with an arrangement plan and features fulfilling one buyer’s vision.
Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Regal 46 Sport Coupe
Hands-on boaters will lust after the joystick control and peppy performance of the Regal 46 Sport Coupe. But the inside-outside design and a wealth of entertainment amenities make sure there’s something for everyone.
Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Grand Banks Heritage 54 EU.
Efficiency: Check. Smart layout: Check. A boat worthy of her storied nameplate: Check. And yet, there’s more to the Grand Banks 54 than ticking the boxes. Editor-in-Chief George Sass Jr. takes a close look at what this build means for Grand Banks, and the direction and development of the trawler fleet in general.
Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Viking 55 Convertible Sportfishing yacht. If you’re interested in sportfishing boats, you know about Vikings. Senior Editor Kevin Koenig visited his home state of New Jersey to step behind the wheel of Viking’s hot-to-trot 55 Convertible and he discovered that A) stopping can be just as compelling as going, and B) sometimes a smaller boat can do everything you want.
Online Exclusive Boat Test. The Beneteau Gran Turismo 49 Fly is a speedy, well-mannered performer offshore with a layout that’s both straightforward and ultra-roomy. Best of all, check that price. Learn all about her here.
Others may not find Lionheart Concerto as beautiful as her owner Ken Sawyer does—and he couldn’t care less. Peter Janssen discovers what makes this unusual 42-footer so special during a three-day Chesapeake cruise.
Power & Motoryacht's boat test and review of the Mikelson M50 Sportfisher. For anglers looking to go the distance, there’s no reason to look beyond the proven design and smart layout of the Mikelson M50 Sportfisher.
Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Maritimo M58. Featuring review, boat plans, specifications and final boat test numbers. Bill Barry-Cotter embraced his no-nonsense boatbuilding roots when designing the new Maritimo M58. Turns out those are good roots.
As Sealine puts product in the pipeline to America, we’re watching closely. And with the F48, we like what we see in terms of performance, finish, and quiet ride. Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Sealine F48.
With her debut at the Monaco Yacht Show, the all-new Aston Martin AM37 is one hot new design that you won’t want to miss. Dutch builder Quintessence Yachts captures the spirit of the British automotive marque in this sleek little number.
Check her out in detail here. ▶