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Record-breaking 137mph offshore raceboat goes up for auction

If you’re after a practical secondhand family cruiser, it’s safe to say, this isn’t the one for you… But if you’ve got even a passing interest in offshore powerboat racing, listen up, because fine art specialist Sworders has a particularly unusual item on the block next week (July 9). Cultured…

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Hunt Yachts Ocean 76: The American cruiser from a yachting pioneer

Hunt Yachts, as a brand, may be unfamiliar in these parts but you can bet your bottom dollar you’ll recognise its lineage. The man responsible for Hunt Yachts’ hull design is C. Raymond Hunt himself, a man credited as a pioneer of the deep-vee hull form and responsible for hulls from iconic…

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The ultimate man cave? Inside 66m superyacht shadow boat Hodor

What do you do when your 87m Feadship can’t fit all your toys on board? Build a 66m shadow boat to carry them of course! Launched this week by Spanish yard Astilleros Armón and designed by multihull specialist Incat Crowther, Hodor is the latest member of a growing global fleet…

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Horizon V68: Eye-catching concept translates into impressive new model

It’s been almost two years since we first saw the renderings of the Horizon V68 and it’s encouraging to see that in transitioning from prototype to production it has stayed to true to the eye-catching original concept. It is a boat with immediate presence thanks to the plumb bow, upright…

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Bluegame 62: The Mediterranean’s answer to a Botnia Targa

The Bluegame brand is best described as the glamorous Mediterranean answer to the Botnia Targa range of boats. Founded by Olympic sailor Luca Santella and naval architect Lou T Codega, but now owned by Sanlorenzo Yachts, it builds fast, stylish, seaworthy SUBs (Sports Utility Boats). Unlike the Targas, Bluegames feature…

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Atlantic A500: Dutch yard bounces back with new 54ft aft cabin

This isn’t some displacement-only metal lump, either. With a dual-mode hull and pair of 435hp Volvo Penta diesels it has a quoted top speed of more than 25 knots, and according to Atlantic, is 20% more efficient than a traditional planing hull. The Atlantic A500 was designed in partnership with…

10 most iconic Princess motor yachts

MBY contributor Nick Burnham knows his Princess's inside out having sold the boats for over 20 years. He selects 10 of Princess Yachts' most iconic craft

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10 Most iconic Fairline motor yachts of all time

Oundle-based Fairline Yachts started building boats in 1967 and in the last 51 years they have created a stunning range of motor yachts. With the Targa 43 Open launched this September and the F-Line 33 out next year, we take a look at the shipyard's most iconic craft

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10 most iconic motor boats of all time

Beautiful design, high performance, excellent seakeeping and popularity: all these motor boats have stood the test of the time. Take a look at the best motor boats ever made