runabouts

Five Fabulous Runabouts for 2017

The Glastron GT 180 is simple, versatile, and priced right. Glastron photo.

A runabout is a boat with such a wide definition that it’s a challenge to decide whether to include certain boats inside that definition or exclude them. … [Read more...]

Runabout Roundup: Three Top Picks for 2016

The Four Winns S215 can blast up into the 40-mph range with its standard powerplant, providing a lot of fun for the buck. Photo courtesy of Four Winns.

What the heck is a runabout, anyway? Well, according to Chapman Piloting and Seamanship (a must-have book if you're new to boats) it’s any smaller-sized … [Read more...]

Four Great Runabouts for 2016

The Chris-Craft Capri 25 is a brand-new offering that features luxury, performance, and stylish accommodations in one package. Photo courtesy of Chris-Craft

When most folks hear the word “runabout,” they think of an athletic powerboat on the smaller end of the size scale, angled toward a day's fun on the … [Read more...]


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