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  • Superb build quality, a long, long list of standard equipment, and multiuse versatility mark this new Pursuit.

Boat Tests

  • Editor-In-Chief Kevin Falvey personally took this boat for its test run and evaluation.

    Boaters seeking to buy a pontoon boat should read this review of the Barletta L 25 UC. Boating's Tech Team is comprised of experts who possess more than 150 years of…
  • A quick and capacious cruiser

    Learn what the experts at BOATING have to say about this new cruiser from Beneteau. Accommodations, performance and price are all explored. Learn which boat or boats is…
  • Outboard Versus Sterndrive

    You can compare the same boat with two power choices.

    You can compare the same boat with two power choices.
  • Deputy Editor Pete McDonald ran this boat in the shadow of Lady Liberty and Freedom Tower in order to give you a complete report.

    Deputy Editor Pete McDonald ran this boat in the shadow of Lady Liberty and Freedom Tower in order to give you a complete report. Learn what this 20-year veteran boat…
  • This powerful PWC boasts a boatload of features that enhance the ownership experience whether you’re ripping, cruising, or hanging at the cove.

    Learn what the experts at BOATING have to say about this new PWC from Sea Doo. From performance, to comfort, to serviceability to price, former PWC competitor, Jeff…
  • This boat boasts design and construction features more typical of larger boats, plus top-notch finish and features.

    This center console proved able and good-looking. Find out the in-depth details from the experts at BOATING.
  • Learn how to properly maintain your boat and its systems.
  • Using the engine cutoff safety lanyard could have prevented this near disaster.

    Using the engine cutoff safety lanyard could have prevented this near disaster.
  • Is "easy money" really so?

    Off My Dock is a killer column. In his wry and humorous way, Charles Plueddeman, longtime contributor to BOATING, creates a world of midwestern boating bliss, peopled by…
  • The Tampa Bay Water Ski Show Team Continues to Amaze

    Show skiing involves waterskiers performing numerous tricks and stunts, often in costume. These include pyramids, jumps and other spectacles. Often, a them is portrayed,…
  • Three Wisconsin ski teams combine forces behind 900 outboard horsepower to build an 80-skier pyramid.

    Three Wisconsin ski teams combine forces behind 900 outboard horsepower to build an 80-skier pyramid.

2018 Boat Buyers Guide

Blueprint

  • Boston Whaler's lamination process provides the foundation of their unsinkable boats.

    Boston Whaler's lamination process provides the foundation of their unsinkable boats.
  • The impressive metal shop at Everglades Boats fuses customization with quality control.

    The impressive metal shop at Everglades Boats fuses customization with quality control.
  • EdgeWater Boats SPI Process

    Craftsmanship and SPI come together at EdgeWater Power Boats to produce stronger, safer boats.

    Craftsmanship and SPI come together at EdgeWater Power Boats to produce stronger, safer boats.
  • Find the latest reviews of boating gear, marine accessories and marine electronics.
  • BoatingLAB rigorously tests and compares the newest marine gear.