Performance Powerboats

Princess Yachts International V72: New Royalty
Posted on July 7th 2011 - Lenny Rudow
Viking Sport Cruisers delivers a fast new performance cruiser.

Shootout Wrap-Up: What A Show
Posted on August 31st 2010 - Matt Trulio
Just a few random notes from the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout last weekend. The next issue of Powerboat will have a more-complete story, with ...

Shootout Updates: Record Speeds, Titanium Props and More
Posted on August 28th 2010 - Matt Trulio
Just finished Day No. 1 of the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout and I could sum it up with one word: Wow. Of course, you ...

Yamaha Unveils 2011 VX Models With 1.8L Engine
Posted on August 28th 2010 - Jeff Hemmel
Yamaha released the details of its 2011 line on the company's own website Thursday afternoon, and the big news is a pair of craft — ...

Flying to the Shootout
Posted on August 27th 2010 - Matt Trulio
By the time you read this, I’ll be on an airplane headed for St. Louis, Mo., which is about two hours and change by car ...

Yamaha To Unveil 2011 PWC Lineup Aug. 27
Posted on August 25th 2010 - Jeff Hemmel
Yamaha to unveil 2011 WaveRunner line at noon PST on Thursday, August 27 on the company website

Win A Trip To Lake Havasu For IJSBA PWC World Championships, Including Transportation In Private Jet!
Posted on August 25th 2010 - Jeff Hemmel
Win a trip for two to Lake Havasu, Arizona for the IJSBA World Finals. Includes transportation aboard a private jet, accommodations, and admission to all ...

Sterling 1700 Engine: “Ready for Christmas Time”
Posted on August 25th 2010 - Matt Trulio
On August 4, I reported on the development Sterling Performance’s new 1,700-hp turbocharged engine. At that time, the engine was headed for dynamometer testing. Company ...

Dave’s Custom Boats Cat Slated for Display at Shootout
Posted on August 24th 2010 - Matt Trulio
Regardless of what you think of “West Coast custom” catamarans, no company builds them better than Dave’s Custom Boats in El Cajon, Calif. DCB’s workmanship ...

Outerlimits SV-52 Quad Diesel: A Closer Look
Posted on August 23rd 2010 - Matt Trulio
Last week I caught up with Mike Fiore of Outerlimits on the Bristol, R.I., custom V-bottom and catamaran builder’s in-house engine program. Near the end ...