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Powerboat.World North America Features

One end to the other...
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Sail-WorldCruising.com
I got a sneak peak at the SV Delos Arctic trailer a while back, and swore to complete secrecy... Confession. I got a sneak peak at the SV Delos Arctic trailer a while back, and swore to complete secrecy, or face the long walk off a short pier...
Posted on 20 Dec 2020
A curious thing, that...
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat.World
The Beach Club. Found in everything from 650 feet down to just fifty feet The Beach Club. Found in everything from 650 feet down to just fifty feet, and the term itself is about as synonymous as Liquid Paper was to the correction fluid market, if you're old enough to remember that era.
Posted on 16 Dec 2020
Family time
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
Definitely the message of 2020. Boats are a fave item in the brave new world... Well it definitely is the message of 2020. No matter whether you're talking new or used, boats certainly have been a fave item in the brave new world.
Posted on 25 Nov 2020
The way forward
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
From 15m to 150m the word impact is well and truly part of the new vocabulary From 15m to 150m the word impact is well and truly part of the new vocabulary. Oceanco have just had their first NXT seminar, and then in the shorter LOA bracket, we have seen a lot of solar and hybrid action too.
Posted on 23 Oct 2020
What to do?
by John Curnow. Editor, Sail-World AUS
There wasn't really a question in it; this person is very industrious To be honest, it is not really a question you have to ask of the subject of today's Editorial. She's a ball of energy with a fantastic work ethic, an enduring smile, and a certain tenacity that reminds you of the claws below a wedge-tailed eagle.
Posted on 18 Oct 2020
Nirvana. Utopia. Atlantis.
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
Three vessels really made an impression this month, and all were very different yet compelling... Three vessels really made an impression this month. All very different, but each one offered all the necessary peaceful, tranquil, magical, inspiring, beautiful, mythical, and legendary qualities to bring about the heading you see here.
Posted on 9 Sep 2020
Brewing (and it is not your coffee…)
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
Out in the Pacific, time can get a little rubbery, making it a holiday destination par excellence Out in the Pacific, time can get a little rubbery. It is why it is a holiday destination par excellence. OK, blue waters, sandy beaches, palm trees, fish, gentle breezes and other things add into it, but back in the real world it is tick-tock.
Posted on 17 Aug 2020
The light switch
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
In the last four to six weeks, many dealers have reported good to phenomenal brokerage sales Essentially, in the last four to six weeks, many dealers have reported good to phenomenal brokerage sales. It seems to be right across the board.
Posted on 10 Jul 2020
It's inherent in the category's name
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
Maine Lobster Boat. Downeast, fast trawler, and a bunch of other descriptions may also get used... Maine Lobster Boat. Downeast, fast trawler, and a bunch of other descriptions may also get used, but it is the Maine part that says so much.
Posted on 5 Jun 2020
In conversation with Grapefruit's Andy Yeomans
by Mark Jardine
From large-scale events to social distance signage for your club or business The Covid-19 crisis has caused the cancellation of all large events, wiping out the core of Grapefruit's business, but Andy soon had the team at work producing the social distancing signage and equipment.
Posted on 20 May 2020
The Colossus
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
There are boat builders the world over, and then there is Groupe Beneteau There are boat builders the world over, and then there is Groupe Beneteau. The conglomerate is one giant powerhouse, building boats across Europe, and in the USA as well.
Posted on 15 May 2020
In conversation with Maritimo's Tom Barry-Cotter
by Mark Jardine & John Curnow
Learning more about Australia's premier luxury motor yacht builder Maritimo, established by Tom's father Bill Barry-Cotter in 2003, is Australia's premier luxury motor yacht builder.
Posted on 15 May 2020
Doing the Right Thing
by Mark Jardine
Henri-Lloyd's commitment to sustainability and the environment When Henri-Lloyd relaunched in 2018, the focus was the quality of the Fremantle range; the ultimate sailing apparel using the finest materials available. Behind the scenes there has been a steely focus on 'doing the right thing' for the environment.
Posted on 6 May 2020
Business as usual (in this unusual environment)
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
Just like the bulk of the industry, Powerboat-World is kicking on Just like the bulk of the industry, Powerboat-World is kicking on. Unlike many parties, however, our purely digital format has required nary a tweak to it, as we bring you the latest releases and pertinent news.
Posted on 3 Apr 2020
It is a big deal…
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World
To be honest, this vessel had me at Deal Island... To be honest, it had me at Deal Island, which is quite possibly one of my favourite places on the planet, despite residing bang smack in the middle of Bass Strait.
Posted on 26 Feb 2020
Bavaria SR41 walk-through
by Mark Jardine
With Siep Keizer, Product Manager at Bavaria Yachtbau Siep Keizer, Product Manager at Bavaria Yachtbau, gives us a walk-through of the new Bavaria SR41.
Posted on 24 Feb 2020
Spanning the Pond
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
The behemoth that is Boot Düsseldorf is underway As this newsletter gets delivered into your inbox, the behemoth that is Boot Düsseldorf is underway. Then on the other side of the Atlantic, and indeed the American Continent as well, Seattle celebrates boating. Not too long after that, it is Miami's turn
Posted on 18 Jan 2020
Drop dead gorgeous!
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
And that's just her in profile - wait until you see her down below... And that's just her in profile. Wait until you see her down below... Palm Beach's latest, the GT60, goes well into the 40s, but it is her statement in curves that is totally spellbinding.
Posted on 10 Dec 2019
Interview with Knut Frostad at METSTRADE 2019
by Mark Jardine
Navico's President and Chief Executive Officer Sail-World.com and YachtsandYachting.com Managing Editor Mark Jardine speaks to Knut Frostad, President and Chief Executive Officer of Navico, parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad®, B&G® and C-MAP® brands.
Posted on 20 Nov 2019
It's Showtime!
by John Curnow, Global Editor, Powerboat-World.com
This is the first vessel to appear from Maritimo's new customisation dept What you are looking at is the first vessel to appear from Maritimo's new Maritmo One personalised customisation department. It is classed as an M72, based on the grand M70 platform with her special changes to meet her new owner's requirements.
Posted on 4 Nov 2019
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