The best part of my four days of frolicking around the 2021 Palm Beach International Boat Show (PBIBS) was bumping into my "something OLD and something NEW" decorating the docks among the sprawling super yachts and consortium of classy crafts. Raising more...Continue reading
The New Crew Cigarette Racing Team lit up the summer of 2021 with a pair of smoking hot revelations! First was the late May drop that the quintessential manufacturer of offshore powerboats had been sold from longtime owner Skip Braver, following his...Continue reading
How can I best describe the vibe this April of 2021 in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, after dystopian Chy-na's Wu-Flu lab-virus robbed powerboaters of our fun runs and festivities in 2020? Epic, unrestrained, off-the-hook hardware, ludicrous pony power and coats of paint,...
Part One: In and Out Genuflecting in reverence and respect seems only fitting after inspecting the stability and rigor of the ride produced from the Seakeepers on the INSIDE and the beast-mode superiority and stature of the new Mercury Marine V12 600-hp...Continue reading
Let's be honest, technically a poker run is a boat show, the only exception is everyone's there not for the show but to show off their go-fast goods and glitterati of guests along for the ride. This winter of 2021, bon vivants...Continue reading
Miami is never without a story to tell, and in today's male-gaze driven society, this February the tropical megalopolis delivered with two heavy hitters -- hosting Super Bowl LIV and the Progressive Miami International Boat Show (MIBS). From boats to booty-shakers, the...Continue reading
Seeing 20/20 brings those annoyingly blurry bits into focus – like making out the minute hand on your OMEGA Speedmaster or honing in on that distant Skater transom that reads Roostertails & Cocktails (real name); "SEAing 20/20" on the other hand is...
By and large, just the notion of Nor-Tech and the Bahia Mar in the same sentence means one thing: It's October and drooling is underway on the HI high-performance dock at Fort Lauderdale's International Boat Show. But, not this time, nor that...Continue reading
Mercedes has revolutionized the world of high-performance engine ingenuity with three letters -- AMG. AUFRECHT (A) and MELCHER (M), the two-man team with a hunch, hope and a gift for "German" engineering began their motorsport mission in a village north of Stuttgart,...Continue reading
En español Story and Photos by DinaRella / Aerials courtesy of Ninety7 Digital and Randy Nuzzo. What do high-performance powerboat companies and Madonna have in common? Triumphant reinvention. Whereas the Material Girl goes on a reinvention rampage every few years to stay...Continue reading