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Boat Tests


Tested: MJM 4

A pre-squall sprint from Connecticut to Jersey aboard an MJM 4 proves that comfort and speed can live in harmony.


Tested: Wellcraft 355

A full 65 years after its founding, Wellcraft makes its boldest departure yet. A speedy passagemaker aimed at an international audience.

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Formula 387 Center Console Walk-through

Formula re-enters the center console market with a triple 450-hp Mercury-powered beast that was born to fish. Climb aboard for our first look.


Tested: XO DFNDR 9

An adventure cruise spanning the Baltic Sea aboard a hearty XO DFNDR 9 proves Scandinavia to be a wildly underrated cruising destination.

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Tested: Riviera 64 Sports Motor Yacht

A Riviera 64 SMY completes a fast southbound run from Savannah to Stuart, Florida, thanks to top-notch engineering.


VIDEO: CLX96 Walk-Through and Sea Trial

The first in what will become a line of crossover yachts, the CLX96 from CL Yachts ushers in a new era for a storied builder.


Tested: Pardo GT52

With a hull that packs power and comfort, the Pardo GT52 has the perfect combination for performance and cruisability.

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Tested: Saxdor 200 Pro Sport

This nimble dayboat runs like a PWC on steroids.


Tested: Maritimo M55 Enclosed Flybridge

When running 90 miles in rough weather, you truly appreciate the enclosed flybridge on the Maritimo M55.

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Tested: Sunseeker 65 Sport Yacht

Sunseeker claims the new 65 Sport Yacht’s SkyHelm is sports-car inspired. We test that claim by comparing it to an Aston Martin convertible.


Tested: Windy SR44 Blackhawk

Having previously dipped its toe into the U.S. market, Windy is now diving headfirst into North American waters thanks to a partnership with Nautical Ventures.


Tested: Sunseeker 90 Ocean

For Sunseeker, the 90 Ocean is the beginning of something BIG.

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First Test of the Wellcraft 355

Power & Motoryacht was the first to climb aboard and run the next-generation Wellcraft 355. Watch the video for a look at this storied builder’s new direction.


Tested: Cutwater C-288

Speed and handling earned this vessel the nickname, “The Ripper”


Tested: Yellowfin 54 Flybridge

Patriot, a 54 Yellowfin, blurs the lines between a convertible flybridge and a high-performance super console.

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Tested: Regal 38 FXO

A convivial getaway on board the new Regal 38 FXO has us wondering: could the combination of outboard power and flybridge comfort be the wave of the future?

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Testing the Sunseeker 65 Sport Yacht

Exclusive: Sunseeker's new Sport Yacht has a sports-car inspired flybridge helm pod. So we test it against an Aston Martin convertible.

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Tested: Aquila 28 Molokai

Aquila launches a center console built to handle rough seas and fuel adventure.

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Exclusive: Windy SR44 Blackhawk Sea Trial and Walk-Through Video

Having previously dipped its toe into the U.S. market, Windy is now diving headfirst into North American waters thanks to a partnership with Nautical Ventures.

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Tested: Nimbus C11

With outboard power and an enclosed pilothouse, the Nimbus C11 is ready for anything, no matter what Mother Nature, ahem, says.


Tested: Wally WHY 200

The latest project to emerge from Luca Bassani’s fertile mind, the WHY 200 is a truly original spacecraft that will surely inspire more than a few double takes.

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Tested: Beneteau GT 45

A slew of upgrades to the GT flagship creates an even better connection to the water.

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Tested: Azimut 68

A trio of Italian maestros team up to re-imagine the middle sibling of the Azimut lineup.

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Tested: Hinckley 35

Tradition and performance come together off Newport, Rhode Island, cruising onboard a new breed of Hinckley. Hinckley’s 35 swaps jet drives for outboards, and in the process, creates a new classic.