Our first look at the Scout 420 LXF. In a field stiff with competition, the Scout has already made a splash. She’s billed as a “Luxury Sportfisher” and she certainly lives up to the name.
Whether you do your boating on a big-time sportfisherman or a pocket cruiser, boaters typically have two things in common, a love of the water and use for a solid, reliable tender. We scoured the boat shows across the country in search of the best new tenders.More
Our Boat Test of the Huckins 45 Sportfisherman.
Borrowing lines from a bygone era and a hullform used on PT boats, the Huckins 45 Sportfisherman moves the iconic brand into the future.
Our Boat Test of the Sanlorenzo SL96.
The SL96 from Sanlorenzo is the culmination of a lifetime of boating for one owner, and not surprisingly, she’s got every single thing he could possibly want.
Our Boat Test of the Palm Beach 52. The Palm Beach 52 offers an exceptionally smooth ride and excellent attention to detail. Check out what happened when we cruised her down through the Carolina Lowcountry.
Our first look at the Mangusta 165E. This boat makes me wish that fate would bring the owner and me together at the exact moment when I would have the opportunity to save his life, so he’d be forever indebted to me and have to take me anywhere I wanted on his boat, as fast as I wanted.
Our Boat Test of the Viking 75 Motor Yacht.
Viking’s 75 Motor Yacht—a cutting-edge cruiser with the engine room, performance, and soul of a salty convertible sportfisherman.
Our first look at the Chris-Craft Launch 36.
The Chris-Craft Launch 36 is a pretty, versatile boat that was built to have fun.
Our Boat Test of the True North 34.
A test of the True North 34 proves that while propulsion packages may change, good design is timeless.
Our first look at the Marlow 49E.
This is the perfect size boat for an ambitious cruising couple to cast off the lines and go live out some of their post-retirement dreams, sans captain.
When the guys at Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats set their sights on a new V-bottom kilometer speed record they knew it’d be a big commitment. They just didn’t know how big.
Our Boat Test of the Tiara 44 Coupe.
The Tiara 44 Coupe is a forward-thinking cruiser that shows how this good ol’ American boatbuilder remains at the forefront of nautical innovation. The secret: Building boats people want.
Our Boat Test of the Sunseeker 86 Yacht.
This new 86 Yacht from Sunseeker may not be what you’re expecting from the traditionally sporty builder. But that’s certainly not a bad thing.
Our Boat Test of the Riviera 6000 Sport Yacht.
The 6000 Sport Yacht from Riviera shows how well things can work out when you apply sound design to a great initial idea. Read the full test here.