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With twin 300hp Volvos the 405 managed 28 knots on test

Nimbus 405 Coupé review

The Swedish yard has always been good at designing practical cruisers, and the new 3-cabin Nimbus 405 Coupe doesn’t disappoint

The Corsiva topped 30 knots with ease on test

Corsiva Coaster 720 GT review

Corsiva Coaster 720 GT is great for low and high speed day boating, but with the potential for over-night stops too

The GT40 gets up to speed off Nice

Bénéteau Gran Turismo 40 review

The Beneteau Gran Turismo 40 marks a new dawn for the French yard's good value sportscruiser range, as Nick Burnham reports

Chris-Craft Launch 36

Chris-Craft Launch 36 review

Nick Burnham puts the gorgeous Chris-Craft Launch 36 through the ringer in moody Italian conditions

Draco 22RS takes on the Solent

Draco 22RS review

The Draco 22RS is tested to the limit in rough Solent seas

Prestige 680 in the Bay of Kotor

Prestige 680 review

The Prestige 680 goes into battle against some seriously talented rivals with an inspired layout and impressive value for money on its side

Dominator 800

Dominator 800 review

You rarely hear ‘custom boatbuilding’ and ‘affordable prices’ mentioned in the same breath, but the Dominator 800 has achieved that

Marex 375

Marex 375 review

An amazingly practical, impressively roomy, storage-rich, feature-laden jack of all trades, the Marex 375 has few peers

Shearwater 890

Shearwater 890 review

The Shearwater 890 has the looks of a superyacht tender at the price of a mainstream boat giving this new 9.0m RIB serious buyer appeal

Elan Power 30

Elan Power 30 review

The Elan Power 30 boasts a Tony Castro hull, twin diesels on sterndrives and two excellent cabins - we put it to the test in Poole

Haines 320 Offshore

Haines 32 Offshore review

The Haines 32 Offshore offers single-level living and an Andrew Wolstenholme hull for sea-going clout. Jack Haines puts it to the test in Norfolk.

Sea Ray L650

Sea Ray L650 review

Aimed towards European tastes, can the Sea Ray L650 take the fight to the big names on this side of the pond?

Jeanneau Velasco 37F

Jeanneau Velasco 37F review

The Jeanneau Velasco 37F proves to be a seriously practical and well-rounded flybridge cruiser

Prestige 420 S

Prestige 420 S review

The Prestige 420 S is the only boat in the class with a separate access master cabin but is it any more than a one-trick pony?

XO 250

XO 250 review

An inspired combination of glassfibre and aluminium, the XO 250 oozes strength, sophistication and practicality in equal measure, writes Dave Marsh