Boat Test: 2023 Pursuit S 248 Sport
A center-console with next-level fishability.
Boat reviews and tests of the most popular boat brands.
A surf and waterports boat at the top of its class.
A luxury bowrider with a surfable wave that simultaneously pleases a family crew and a sports crowd.
Garnering one of Boating’s coveted 2022 Marine Power Innovation Awards, this Manitou pontoon’s Rotax outboard creates a new ownership experience.
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Pontoon boats are very popular today, and range in price from very affordable to the six-figure mark. First off, they still serve as a perfect party platform, allowing guests to mingle, sunbathe, and relax on the water. But newer pontoon boats have increased horsepower to pull a water skier or tuber, with the whole family able to watch from the boat. Anglers can fish from the wide-open pontoon layout too. Discover how pontoon boats today do more than ever before.
Personal watercraft (PWCs) don’t have to be just for millennials. Whether your mindset is flat out speed, super-sharp handling, or even long-distance cruising or fishing, their is a personal watercraft to suit your needs. Boating highlights all the new models from manufacturers such as Yamaha and Sea-Doo. These small but fast platforms have a dedicated following, but new users are also finding other uses for them. Check out the latest personal watercraft today.