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Best Boat Deals: Expert’s Choice—Jarvis Newman, Sea Ray, Bertram

1962 Bertram 31 with Yanmar Diesels

It's the time of year when a lot of us have a bit of wanderlust rolling around our souls. Some folks may like ice fishing, but you’ll be able to tell … [Read more...]

Robalo R300: Comfort and Confidence

With a pair of Yamaha F300 V6 outboards on the transom, the Robalo R300 has plenty of pep.

This center-console fishing boat is more than merely capable. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission.  We … [Read more...]

Regal 29 OBX: An Outboard Powered Regal Bowrider?

The Regal 29 OBX represents a serious departure from the norm for this builder, which is known for stern-drive boats and has been around since 1969.

Outboard engines are extending their appeal to different genres of boats, and with the 29 OBX Regal introduces their second outboard-powered boat. This … [Read more...]

Crestliner 1850 Raptor SC: Freshwater Fish Hawk

The 1850 Raptor SC strikes a pose somewhere between bass boat and multi-species boat, with the ability to fulfill the missions of both genres.

This freshwater fishing bird of prey puts you in position to strike. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission. Some … [Read more...]

Larson LXH 190 I/O: A New Kind of Crossover

In stern-drive form, the LXH 190 I/O still looks sporty yet has the room of a deckboat.

Larson's LXH 190 I/O blurs the line between runabout and deckboat, and does it beautifully. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished … [Read more...]

Yamaha WaveRunner EX: New PWC Series Debuts

The TR-1 powerplant in the EX line is Yamaha’s latest.

Yamaha delivers a full dose of WaveRunner DNA in its new entry-priced EX series personal watercraft. This article originally appeared on boats.com. … [Read more...]

Skeeter FX21 LE: Big-Time Bling in a Bass Boat

If you like radical looks in a bass boat, the Skeeter FX21 LE should get your blood pumping.

Virtually every "option" is a standard feature on the Skeeter FX21 LE, including a look no other bass boat can match. This article originally appeared … [Read more...]

Key West 219FS: Fishing for the Details

We got lucky with the Key West 219, and managed to spend many hours on numerous fishing trips aboard one before bringing you this review.

We test a 2016 Key West 219FS. Again, and again, and again. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission. Watch … [Read more...]

Six Great New Boats Under 25 Feet from the 2016 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

The Four Winns HD220 is a deck boat unlike many other deck boats. And you can get it in inboard or outboard-powered flavors. Photo courtesy of Four Winns.

With literally thousands of boats on display in several locations both on land and in the water at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, picking … [Read more...]

Best Boat Deals: Expert’s Choice—Premier, Parker, Scarab

2014 Scarab 195 HO

Winter is coming, but while some folks are busy shuffling their boats away safely for the cold season, others know that late fall and winter represent … [Read more...]


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