Performance Powerboats

Progress Report: Seriousoffshore 2.0
Those of you who follow my stuff—and I’m flattered and grateful you do—on Boatermouth.com and speedonthewater.com know I like to report good news on Fridays. The good news today? Seriousoffshore.com “2.0” is well on its way ...
One Dead Reef
Before I offend a bunch of people with this blog—and I will—let me apologize for my macabre sense of humor. I’ve had it since I was a kid, but it was cemented, which is an appropriate word for this piece, ...
OPA High on TV Package—Still Looking at Powerboat P1 Classes
Just had an intriguing chat with Ron Polli, who is working with the Offshore Performance Association—better known as OPA—this season. We touched on three subjects: Television coverage of OPA races sponsored by Geico, the potential inclusion of ...
OPA High on TV Package—Still Looking at Powerboat P1 Classes
Just had an intriguing chat with Ron Polli, who is working with the Offshore Performance Association—better known as OPA—this season. We touched on three subjects: Television coverage of OPA races sponsored by Geico, the potential inclusion of ...
Speed Record Attempt Boat Waiting for New Props
Good news and bad news came from the first test run—in late January—of Copeland’s Phenomenon, the 56-foot-long, 12,000-hp quad-turbine catamaran designed to attempt to break the propeller-driven water-speed record of more than 220 mph. The good: According to throttleman Scott ...
Speed Record Attempt Boat Waiting for New Props
Good news and bad news came from the first test run—in late January—of Copeland’s Phenomenon, the 56-foot-long, 12,000-hp quad-turbine catamaran designed to attempt to break the propeller-driven water-speed record of more than 220 mph. The good: According to throttleman Scott ...
Donzi Shooting for 70 Boats In 2010
Just off the phone with Craig Barrie, the vice president of sales and marketing for Donzi Marine, I can tell you that the man is still as energized as they come about building and selling high-performance boats. Barrie ...
Donzi Shooting for 70 Boats In 2010
Just off the phone with Craig Barrie, the vice president of sales and marketing for Donzi Marine, I can tell you that the man is still as energized as they come about building and selling high-performance boats. Barrie ...
Donzi On the Rebound? Fingers Crossed
Admitting when you’re wrong is the mark of a stand-up guy, at least when the guy in question is, well—if you must ask—me. In my recent Boats.comcolumn on the rise of regional high-performance boat builders, I described ...
Donzi On the Rebound? Fingers Crossed
Admitting when you’re wrong is the mark of a stand-up guy, at least when the guy in question is, well—if you must ask—me. In my recent Boats.comcolumn on the rise of regional high-performance boat builders, I described ...

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