Have a look at Monterey’s luxury models, like the 234SS or the M5, and you’ll find a lot to like about them. The build quality is high, and the materials used in their construction are pleasing to the hand and eye.Monterey 196 MS runabout

Then step aboard the new, entry-level Monterey 196 MS Montura. You’ll find the same attention to detail and materials used on its higher-end models, which is one of the benefits of being a volume builder.

Come aboard at the Miami International Boat Show, as we share some of the cool features of this great new bowrider in this brief video:


For more information, read Monterey 196 MS Montura: Size Advantage


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 Boats.com, he regularly writes and shoots for BoatTrader.com. 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.