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Benetti 108 Tradition Supreme

By Alan Harper | Posted July 2015

Our Boat Test of the Benetti 108 Tradition Supreme.  An adventure-seeking client teamed up with Benetti Yachts to develop a one-of-a-kind 108 Tradition Supreme. And when the details start with a less-than-conventional propulsion system, the project is going to put the custom in semi-custom.

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Azimut 77S

By Alan Harper | Posted June 2015

Our Boat Test of the Azimut 77S.  With an innovative engine setup, lots of luxuries, and fun performance attributes, the Azimut 77S proves the future is now.

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Sunseeker 86 Yacht

By Alan Harper | Posted May 2015

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.

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Sealine F380

By Alan Harper | Posted April 2015

Our Boat Test of the Sealine F380.  With solid construction and sporty performance the Sealine F380 does the reinvigorated builder proud. Read the full test here.

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Pershing 70

By Alan Harper | Posted March 2015

Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Pershing 70.  You already know that a Pershing 70 is going to be a showstopper. But what you might not realize is that this boat is as smart as she is pretty. See what we mean here.

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Modern Boatbuilding

By Alan Harper | Posted March 2015 | Add a Comment

Computer-controlled, fully automated boat factories aren’t the stuff of science fiction anymore. Learn how some builders are incorporating modern technology to change the boatbuilding game … maybe forever.

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Sanlorenzo SL 118

By Alan Harper | Posted December 2014

Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Sanlorenzo SL 118.   Sanlorenzo’s fully custom SL118 is the company’s new flagship. And she’s letting boaters know that Sanlorenzo is here to stay.

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Azimut Atlantis 50

By Alan Harper | Posted August 2014

Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Azimut Atlantis 50. European Editor Alan Harper cruised the Azimut Atlantis 50 in the Mediterranean and found a boat that is as pretty as she is capable.

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Arcadia 115

By Alan Harper | Posted August 2014

Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Arcadia 115.  The first thing that strikes the casual observer about the Arcadia 115 is her forward-thinking exterior design. But as our tester found out, this yacht offers much more than meets the eye.

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Baglietto MV13

By Alan Harper | Posted July 2014

Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Baglietto MV13.  With lines inspired by the military and high speeds that will remind you of a torpedo, the Italian-built Baglietto MV13 is one of the more unique boats we’ve tested in a while. Our editor took her for spin and liked what he saw.

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