Awards presented at prestigious dinner ceremony
The winners of the prestigious Motor Boat of the Year Awards were announced last night at a glitzy dinner and ceremony at Claridges Hotel, London.
The technical teams of Motor Boat & Yachting, Custom Yachting and Motor Boats Monthly chose the winners from hundreds of boats on the market today.
The shortlist was split into 10 categories covering sportsboats to superyachts.
Simon Owen, publishing director for the successful magazines, welcomed around 100 guests from across the world to the dinner.
MBY editor Hugo Andreae, MBM editor Carl Richardson and Custom Yachting editor Alan Harper announced the winners.
RIBs and Sportsboats: Hunton 9.04 RIB
Wheelhouse & Walkaround: Finnmaster 6100MC
Traditional and Retro: Sabre 34 Express
Steel & Inland: Haines Sedan 34
Trawlers & Aft Cabins: Skagen 50
Sportscruisers below 45ft: Sealine SC35
Sportscruisers above 45ft: Sessa C46
Flybridges below 50ft: Nordwest 420
Flybridges above 50ft: Sunseeker Manhattan 60
Custom Yacht over 70ft: Azimut 103S
Readers’ Outstanding Service Award: Haines Marine
Judges’ Special Award: VSV Maryslim
For all the results and photos of the winners click here .
For other photos from the evening click here .
See the March issue of MBY for more.