Sealine Sold to the Americans

Sealine has been sold to the Brunswick, the US multi-national and manufacturer of Sea Rays and Mercruisers, for $68 million.

From the Editor: July 2001

Been to Havana lately? Neither have I but Tom Isitt has, and that's the main thing, to him at least...

Victory take opening lead

The Dubai based Victory Team set the opening lead in this year's world offshore championship after the team's Lamborghini powered Victory 7 won the opening round of the series at…

From the Editor: June 2001

An old journalist friend of mine once defined a well-written article as one which gets read all the way through...

Editors Letter May 2001

Last weekend I made a pig’s ear of coming into my berth at Chichester Marina...

From the Editor: March 2001

There has been much wailing, gnashing of teeth and other Old Testament histrionics following our news story last month...

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There has been much wailing, gnashing of teeth and other Old Testament histrionics following our news story last month...

Shock as OMC go bust

One of the biggest names in the marine trade has filed for bankruptcy

From the editor February 2001

It would be misguided to suggest that any sensible motor yachtsman ever took his engines for granted...

MBY boat review

The boat's attractions are obvious: it's a small, sporty weekender, with sleeping accommodation for six and has a top speed of 40 knots

MBY boat review

The Fairline Fifty was an instant success, selling 24 models in its first six months and ultimately achieving an astonishing run of 125 craft

Breakdown Rob Curtis Of Possible Forth Title

A faulty gearbox followed by a blown engine robbed Britain's Steve Curtis of any chance of making powerboat history by winning a fourth world Class I (16 litre) offshore championship.

From the Editor: November 2000

The Motor Boat & Yachting Festival seems a long time ago now, and even the Southampton Boat Show, by the time you read this, will be starting to feel like…

From the Editor: October 2000

The Shipping Forecast has become so obsessed with fives and sixes this summer it's starting to sound like Test Match Special, with England defending a slender lead and Lara at…

From the Editor: September 2000

I was talking the other day to an experienced and worldly-wise yachtsman who has just taken delivery of his new custom-built 44-footer...