Subscribe to our newsletter

Author Articles

by Kevin Koenig

PMY Senior Editor:
Kevin grew up in New Jersey and spent his summers cruising the Barnegat Bay aboard his father’s 23-foot Sea Ray Respite. He also has earned a certificate in boating from Southwest Florida Yachts. He graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University in 2004 Read more here...

Sundeck Yachts 550

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Sundeck Yachts 550.  This Swiss company opted to build the 550 in Italy, and she all but whispers sweet Italian nothings while at the same time maintaining a good amount of seakeeping ability. Form and function, what more could you want?

Read Article

White Marlin Lightning Strikes Twice

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Sometimes there’s simply no explaining the things that happen out there.

Read Article

Delta 88

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015

Our Boat Test of the Delta 88.  The carbon-fiber-built Delta 88 is pushing the limits of design and construction in her class. We cruised her around the Swedish resort town of Marstrand to really see what she can do. See what we found out here.

Read Article

Elandra 53

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Elandra 53.  I suspect this boat’s performance level will be equal to her design and construction, and that should bode well for her entrée into the American market.

Read Article

Carbon Craft 180

By Kevin Koenig | Posted November 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Carbon Craft 180 tender. These boats are about as space-age as it gets in the world of high-end tenders, and nowadays that’s saying something.

Read Article

Sanlorenzo SL86

By Kevin Koenig | Posted November 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Sanlorenzo SL86.  An elegant, 86-foot Italian motoryacht that can hit 32 knots on the pins? Something tells me Sanlorenzo isn’t going to have to spend a lot of time finding takers on this one.

Read Article

Jailed in Costa Rica

By Kevin Koenig | Posted October 2015 | Add a Comment

Find out why the entire crew of the Madam and Hooker ended up in a Costa Rican jail cell.

Read Article

Axopar 28

By Kevin Koenig | Posted October 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Axopar 28.  And now for something just a little bit different, huh? This boat is so Euro it hurts—in a good way. The boxier-than-usual lines work here, and that twin-step hull should make her a blast to drive. And not for nothing, but that price point doesn’t hurt her cause either.

Read Article

Fairline Targa 53GT

By Kevin Koenig | Posted October 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Fairline Targa 53GT.  It’s hard not to like what Fairline’s doing these days. Its launches all seem to be fun to drive with lots of attention to onboard detail. And the 53GT looks to be no different.

Read Article

Invictus 270FX

By Kevin Koenig | Posted October 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Invictus 270FX.   Who says the Americans have the center console market on lockdown? This boat makes a strong argument that the Europeans can compete for real.

Read Article