Boat Test: 2023 Axopar 45 XC
A knifelike hull with a crowd-pleasing layout.
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Three levels of enjoyment for the crew.
The 375 combines quality and comfort at a nice price.
The Roamer 30 is built to handle fishing and cruising missions far and wide.
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A hull design that can carve offshore.
Pursuit’s new Offshore Series flagship is ready to tackle a host of missions in style.
The TH36 combines plush appointments with sleek styling.
The DB/43 OB offers a unique character and a contemporary style.
The 50 GLS is an outboard-powered, luxury sport bowrider-cruiser.
Stylish looks, numerous amenities and a comfortable ride are combined in the 372.
The C-288 Coupe is a versatile craft that’s fun to run.
The C120 mixes an efficient ride with comfortable accommodations.
The DB/43 is a bold, new day cruiser with outboard or sterndrive power.
The Verve 42 is a true cruiser with a soft ride.
Triple outboard power and spacious accommodations.
This stylish beauty is ready to cruise with outboard power.