The Oscars of the motor boat world is fast approaching and we are now ready to announce the 2016 Motor Boat Awards finalists

The most prestigious awards ceremony in the boating world is nearly upon us, and the time has come to announce the finalists for the Motor Boat Awards sponsored by Pantaenius Sail and Motor Yacht Insurance.

Every boat that we have tested in the past twelve months is automatically considered for entry into eight main categories, and our judging team has been hard at work deciding on their shortlist.

So without further ado, the full list of 2016 Motor Boat Awards finalists is as follows:

Sportsboats and RIBs

Wheelhouse and Cockpit Cruisers

Trawlers, Aft Cabins and Catamarans

Sportscruiser up to 45ft

Sportscruiser over 45ft

Flybridge up to 60ft

Flybridge over 60ft

Custom Yacht

  • Amer 94
  • Benetti 108 CY
  • Custom Line Navetta 28
  • Dominator 800
  • Filippetti Navetta 30
  • Monte Carlo Yachts 105
  • Oceanic 90
  • Sunseeker 86 Yacht

The winners of each award will be announced at the Rosewood London hotel on Monday January 11 and online at shortly afterwards.

UPDATE: 2016 Motor Boat Award winners announced

Don’t forget you can still have your say on who wins the prestigious Outstanding Service Award sponsored by Lombard – nominations for that category are open until December 8.

The 2016 Motor Boat Awards are sponsored by Pantaenius Sail and Motor Yacht Insurance and supported by our partners Intellian and Lumishore.