Stabiliser and thruster manufacturer, Side-Power, partners 2018 Motor Boat Awards

Side-Power will be the new headline sponsor of the 2018 Motor Boat Awards.

The Norwegian brand, best known for its range of powerful bow and stern thrusters, is part of Sleipner Motor AS and has recently made a name for itself with its innovative range of curved-fin stabilisers. Article continues below…

Commenting on the announcement, Ronny Skauen, director of Sleipner’s PD&E and international operations said, “Our close cooperation with the many talented boatbuilders around the world has always been essential for the continued evolution of our Side-Power products.

“Supporting these awards, which celebrate innovation, engineering and quality that really benefits boat owners, is perfectly aligned with the core values of our company.”

The awards are handed out to the best new boats of the year as judged by a panel of Motor Boat & Yachting’s most experienced testers.