The Cobalt A40 is a new model, and when boat review expert Brett Becker found it floating at the docks at the Miami boat show, he couldn't resist giving it the once-over. Here's what he found at the helm, in the cabin, and in the cockpit.


You say you find the boat interesting, and you want to see what else Cobalt has to offer? Then take a peek at our First Look video of the Cobalt 336, or read our full review of this model, Cobalt 336: Dual Console, Bowrider, or Cabin Cruiser? You may also want to read Cobalt 242: Classic Runabout Looks, or Cobalt R5: Runabout Reawakening.

Cobalt A40 powerboat

Written by: Brett Becker
Brett Becker is a freelance writer and photographer who has covered the marine industry for 15 years. In addition to covering the ski boat and runabout markets for, he regularly writes and shoots for Based in Ventura, Calif., Becker holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s in mass communication from the University of Central Florida in Orlando.