Kim Kavin Archive

Carver 530 Voyager: Widely Available, Widely Loved
Posted on November 19th 2015 - Kim Kavin
The Carver 530 Voyager debuted in 1998 as a groundbreaking new flagship for the Wisconsin-based builder.

Eco-Friendly has Gone Mainstream: New Yachts Promise Green Cruising
Posted on November 2nd 2015 - Kim Kavin
Eco-friendly yacht designs are now in-demand across all size ranges, from day boats to superyachts.

Catalina 42: Still Beloved, a Quarter-Century Later
Posted on October 26th 2015 - Kim Kavin
The Catalina 42 remains a popular model today, several years after her production run ended at Catalina Yachts.

Viking Sport Cruisers V65: Princess in Disguise
Posted on September 22nd 2015 - Kim Kavin
The Viking Sport Cruisers V65 was built from 1999 through 2004 and offered many popular features.

Formula 41PC: Midrange Family Cruiser, Built to Turn Heads
Posted on September 3rd 2015 - Kim Kavin
The Formula 41PC, part of the builder's Performance Cruiser line, was the biggest boat model Formula ever built at the time of its introduction.

Dayboat, or Superyacht Tender?
Posted on August 26th 2015 - Kim Kavin
The trend of superyacht buyers adopting dayboats as their uber-tenders has led to a new category in the boating marketplace: the dual design.

Silverton 330 Sport Bridge
Posted on July 29th 2015 - Kim Kavin
The Silverton 330 Sport Bridge is a boat that was built by Silverton Yachts in New Jersey from 1999 through 2007.

Ignore the Greek Debt Crisis: Greece is Open for Yacht Charter
Posted on July 22nd 2015 - Kim Kavin
The debt crisis in Greece does not seem to be having any major effect on yacht charter throughout the Greek Islands.

Hinckley 36 Picnic Boat: A True Classic
Posted on June 20th 2015 - Kim Kavin
The first Hinckley Picnic Boat launched in 1994. Even with the current model MKIII up and running, the original is still in demand.

Tiara Sovran: Still a Fan Favorite
Posted on June 11th 2015 - Kim Kavin
After hundreds of hulls sold, the Tiara Yachts Sovran line continues to be popular—especially the 4300 Sovran, which was the first U.S. boat built ...