Partially inspired by Ernest Hemingway's Pilar, the new Wheeler 38 is imbued with history. It's also been updated for the 21st century with modern accoutrements.
Two Wheelers, built 80 years apart, converge in Brooklyn after actor Matthew Rhys (Perry Mason, The Americans) cold calls the fourth-generation owner of the Wheeler Yacht Company. Nothing less than history is made.
Join Executive Editor Charlie Levine as he climbs in, on and all over the newest models to debut at Palm Beach.
History is everywhere at the Brooklin Boat Yard, including one you can touch: a modern version of Hemingway’s Pilar.
Wes Wheeler assembled a dream team to design and construct a modern version of the world’s most famous sportfisherman, Ernest Hemingway’s Pilar.