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FLIBS Preview


Every year the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show brings the goods, from the latest in electronics gadgetry, to designs ranging from the traditional to the garish, industry luminaries, and boats from the smallest inflatable tenders to the largest megayachts that Fort Lauderdale can hold. This…

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New Boat Models Preview

Bering 80 - Veda

As boat show season kicks off we wanted to highlight a few of the boats that have made or will be making their debut this coming year. While the following list certainly doesn’t cover all the new boats out there, it covers several of the boats that…

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New Boat: MJM 35z

35z Intro Spread V5 9-7-16

While not exactly your classic PassageMaker boat, this downeast sport yacht is still worth mentioning in the lineup. MJM’s newest 35z shows off yacht-construction technology at its peak: she is built with an epoxy composite hull that makes her light, strong, and fuel-efficient. Carrying 250 gallons of fuel, her dual outboards…

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New Boat: Great Harbour TT35

Great Harbour TT35

“We wanted to develop a very practical boat that made cruising easy,” says Mirage president Ken Fickett about his upcoming release, the Great Harbour TT35. “We put everything we’ve learned from decades of building performance sailboats, long-range sport fishing boats, and liveaboard trawlers into a…

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New Boat: Bering 80 Explorer

Bering 80 Veda

Bering Yachts launched and sea-trialed their first 80 Explorer this summer. The 80 is currently the flagship of their Explorer line of yachts, and carries the same bold, proud design, and fuel capacity that can move her over 6,000 miles. With great reserve buoyancy, the…

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New Boat: Bering 65 Nomad

Bering 65 - Nomad

Near the smaller end of their lineup of offshore passagemakers, next year Bering Yachts plans to introduce the 65 Nomad. Sharing the same full-displacement, economical long-range cruising design as its brethren (the range currently spans from 50-115 feet), this new steel-built raised pilothouse weighs in…

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New Boat: North Pacific 44 Sedan

North Pacific 44 Sedan

Following the same styling cues and hull form as 2014’s Pilothouse 45 debut, North Pacific Yachts is well underway to bringing a 44 Sedan to North America this winter. The 44 will feature a 21-foot-long saloon/galley/helm combination on a single level, a skeg keel with…

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New Boat: Sabre 45 Salon Express

Sabre 45 Salon Express

Maine-built Sabre Yachts has begun construction on a new Downeast model to fill the gap between their successful 42- and 48-footers. Like all Sabre designs, the fully-enclosed 45 Salon Express will ship standard with twin Volvo Penta IPS drives that they estimate will get the…

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