2016 boat review

Top 10 Pontoon Boats of 2016


This year pontoon boats from the likes of Bennington, Lowe, Premier, Sun Tracker, and more, have set new standards.

Pontoon boats were once a curious breed of boat, but these days, we expect them to perform as well as a V-hull, look as sharp as a speed boat, and offer the luxury of a megayacht. And on these counts, new pontoons for 2016 deliver. Here are our top 10 picks for the year.

Reviewing The Supreme S202: Watersports Boats Value Leader

Supreme S202

You know how much you can spend on a new towboat if you’ve been paying any attention to the world of watersports over the last several years, Often it’s the kind of money that can get you a nice house in a midwestern state. If you haven’t been paying attention, yes, new towboats can be that pricey. The good news is they don’t have to be. With its new S202, Supreme delivers a wakeboarding and wakesurfing machine that offers the style, function and wakes today’s buyers demand at a price that’s downright reasonable.

Reviewing The Scarab 215: Blast Off on a Jet Boat

The Scarab 215 boat

If you’re over the age of 30, there’s a pretty good chance you remember Sonny Crockett and Rico Tubbs speeding around Miami, FL, in a high-performance Scarab 38 KV during episodes of the hit television show Miami Vice. Back in the day, the Scarab name was synonymous with speed, style, and luxurious performance. Today, however, the Scarab line has been re-imagined into a line of high-power, high-performance jet boats.

Seawind 1190 Sport 2016 Reviews

Seawind 1190 Sport

It is fair to say that a design’s success can be judged by a number of different factors, including its longevity and imitations—or as is the case with the Seawind 1160 catamaran, a new iteration. The Seawind 1190 Sport looks very much like its older sister; it’s just a little big longer and has fresh tricks up its sleeve.

2016 Review: Cranchi Eco Trawler 43

Cranchi Eco Trawler 43 Boat

The Cranchi Eco Trawler 43 won European Powerboat of the Year in 2015 and comes to market with a host of layout options and IPS engine choices. Jack Haines gets to grips with it in Italy.

Cranchi 43 Eco Trawler Boat

The pros and cons of Cranchi 43 Eco Trawler

Seaward 42 Review 2016

Seaward 42

The Seaward 42 is an exceptional seagoing craft designed for seriously intrepid boaters who still want to do 25 knots


Seaward 42 Boat

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