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August 2019

New Boats

Bering 70, Azimut 78, Ocean Alexander 45 Divergence, Aquila 32 powercat

Jeanneau Cap Camarat 7.5: Tested

This clever new sportsboat is a fast, fun, versatile weekender

Top 10 Balearic calas

Peter Cumberlidge picks his 10 favourite anchorages in Mallorca, Menorca and Ibiza

Sunseeker Hawk 38: Tested

How does this 800hp missile cope in the rough seas off the Needles? Hugo takes a deep breath and nails the throttles

Lap of luxury

What’s it really like to charter a crewed Princess 72 Motor Yacht in the boating playground of Mallorca?

Fjord 44 Coupe: Tested

Adding a glass wheelhouse to the 42 Open creates a very different boating experience but how does it compare?

Fast learner

A shakedown cruise to Mallorca on a 50-knot Bladerunner is a steep learning curve for novice crew member Alexi Watts

Monte Carlo Yachts 66: Tested

The first of a new generation of MCY flybridges moves the game on yet again

Going large

First-time buyer Rob Holmes shares his experience of buying a 60ft classic cruiser

New Volvo D4 & D6: Tested

Do sweeping changes to both engine ranges and a brand new Duoprop drive make this the ultimate diesel drivetrain?

New gear

DJI’s new action camera, Fusion’s latest sound system and Jetsurf’s 35-knot toy!

Used boat: Grand Banks 47 Heritage

The first of these legendary cruisers with a planing hull offers pace as well space

Our boats 

Heidi Hasler takes her Sealine C330 through France to the Med, and Harry Metcalf moves his Princess 62 to Italy

Find me a: Secondhand British thoroughbred

Nick Burnham looks at four classics from Broom, Fairey, Nelson and Fleur de Lys

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