Boat Reviews

Each month we feature in-depth boat reviews on center consoles, sportfishing boats, RIBs, pontoons, power catamarans, and everything in-between.

November 18, 2015
The Fish don't have a chance. The Boston Whaler Outrage series is loved by anglers and despised by fish across the world. Dear fish: it’s about to get worse.
October 27, 2015
You still think of Beneteau as a builder of sailboats and trawlers? Get over it.
August 27, 2015
As I stepped aboard the Legacy 32 on an early summer morning, two words immediately came to mind: solid and comfortable.
August 5, 2015
Looking at the distinctly beautiful bow flare, if I didn’t know any better, I’d have thought we were ready to head out of Oregon Inlet or some other Carolina port.
July 3, 2015
Pontoon boats have been one of the fastest growing segments of the boat market for several years.
June 9, 2015
The Sundancer line is epic in the world of boats; it boasts an incredibly popular list of models built by an incredibly popular manufacturer, and despite being around for decades, remains a top choice
May 20, 2015
Few boats have the lines, performance and natural feel of a classic. A Post is one of them.
April 13, 2015
If the bay boat design is one you like, Ranger's newest and biggest bay boat, the Ranger 2510 Bay Ranger should be on your must-see list.
March 26, 2015
Volvo-Penta has found a way to turn stern-drive boats into wake surfing machines, and we got our first look at it on a Four Winns TS222.
February 25, 2015
With new center console and dual console models, the Striper brand is back in action as part of the Larson Boat Group. Remember the Seaswirl striper line?
December 12, 2014
It isn’t often you see an entirely new genre of boat hit the water, but when it comes to the latest generation of center consoles, specifically from Boston Whaler and Everglades, well, these boats
December 2, 2014
If you’ve been bummed by the fact that nearly all of the hot new boats to hit the market are uber-expensive luxury yachts that cost more than your home, you’re not alone.
October 31, 2014
Let me make a confession up front. My second favorite kind of boat, after a Bay-built deadrise, is a center console.
September 29, 2014
To me, boats are like puppies — I love almost all of them, except those that have butt-ugly lines and irritate my sensibilities. The boats, not the puppies.
August 14, 2014
What’s more important to you in a boat: the ability to travel in comfort for long distances, or the ability to invite all of your friends and family aboard for cocktail hour without feeling cramped
August 11, 2014
Like many things in boating, the origin of the popular center console configuration is the stuff of legend.
July 14, 2014
We powerboaters commonly recognize that owning a boat requires a suspension of logic.