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Which V8 outboard? Mercury Verado and Yamaha XTO go head-to-head

WHICH V8 OUTBOARD? MERCURY VERADO AND YAMAHA XTO GO HEAD-TO-HEAD

With the rise and rise of big capacity motors set to continue, we pit the Mercury Verado against the Yamaha XTO in a head-to-head V8...

Cruising Scotland: A self-indulgent summer exploring the Inner Hebrides by boat

CRUISING SCOTLAND: A SELF-INDULGENT SUMMER EXPLORING THE INNER HEBRIDES BY BOAT

When a tidy used Broom 41 caught Keith Wheeler's eye, he simply couldn't resist her charms, whisking her away on a three-month maiden...

 
 
 
2020 Motor Boat Awards: Nominate your service heroes

2020 MOTOR BOAT AWARDS: NOMINATE YOUR SERVICE HEROES

Help us recognise outstanding customer service by nominating a broker, marina operator, marine engineer, equipment manufacturer or...

Fairline Targa 38 used boat review: A decade of design evolution

FAIRLINE TARGA 38 USED BOAT REVIEW: A DECADE OF DESIGN EVOLUTION

Launched in 2006, the Fairline Targa 38 was a best-seller for the Oundle yard for almost a decade. Our used boat expert Nick Burnham...

 
 
 
Cranchi E52 yacht tour: Coupe or flybridge - which would you have?

CRANCHI E52 YACHT TOUR: COUPE OR FLYBRIDGE - WHICH WOULD YOU HAVE?

It's not unusual for a boatbuilder to offer a coupe and a flybridge version of the same boat, but what Cranchi has done with the E52...

Beneteau Swift Trawler 41: 24-hour liveaboard test reveals true versatility

BENETEAU SWIFT TRAWLER 41: 24-HOUR LIVEABOARD TEST REVEALS TRUE VERSATILITY

How do you test a liveaboard cruiser? Live on board, of course. We spend 24 hours on the all-new Beneteau Swift Trawler 41 to see if...

 
 
 
Toy of the month: Ceclo is the Rolls-Royce of pedalos

TOY OF THE MONTH: CECLO IS THE ROLLS-ROYCE OF PEDALOS

The Ceclo is, quite simply, the Rolls-Royce of pedalos; in fact even referring to it in the same breath as the uncomfortable, plastic...

Evinrude E-TEC G2 outboards: New models expand the range

EVINRUDE E-TEC G2 OUTBOARDS: NEW MODELS EXPAND THE RANGE

Evinrude shook up the outboard market when it introduced its revolutionary E-Tec G2 motors in 2014 They didn't just look unlike any...

 
 
 
Foiler yacht: Enata announces new propulsion option for flying superboat

FOILER YACHT: ENATA ANNOUNCES NEW PROPULSION OPTION FOR FLYING SUPERBOAT

Enata Marine has developed a new propulsion and control system for its radical foiling superboat, the Foiler. A dual helm set-up allows...

740 Mirage: Frauscher launches electrifying new sportsboat

740 MIRAGE: FRAUSCHER LAUNCHES ELECTRIFYING NEW SPORTSBOAT

German performance boat builder Frauscher has launched its first all-electric planing sportsboat, the 740 Mirage The 740 Mirage is...

 
 
 
Sardinia for lunch: Exploring the Tyrrhenian Islands by boat

SARDINIA FOR LUNCH: EXPLORING THE TYRRHENIAN ISLANDS BY BOAT

A leisurely meander around the the Tyrrhenian Islands fortuitously concludes with a fishy feast for Gilbert and Maire Park All photos:...

Pearl 95 yacht tour: Inside the British yard's first proper superyacht

PEARL 95 YACHT TOUR: INSIDE THE BRITISH YARD'S FIRST PROPER SUPERYACHT

The Pearl 80 won widespread plaudits for its sophisticated style, so how does its bigger sister the Pearl 95 stack up? Nick Burnham...

 
 
 
18 of the best Christmas gift ideas for the boater in your life

18 OF THE BEST CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR THE BOATER IN YOUR LIFE

There's something for everyone, from affordable to big budget and super stylish, in our Christmas gifts guide, all guaranteed to put...

Azimut S8 tour: Serious Italian style on this state-of-the-art yacht

AZIMUT S8 TOUR: SERIOUS ITALIAN STYLE ON THIS STATE-OF-THE-ART YACHT

The Azimut S8 was a last-minute entry to this year's Cannes Boat Show line-up. Nick takes us on a full yacht tour of this Italian stunner...

 
 
 
Ferretti 720 tour: Italian yacht looks stunning even on a rainy day

FERRETTI 720 TOUR: ITALIAN YACHT LOOKS STUNNING EVEN ON A RAINY DAY

For such a large, complex yacht, Ferretti and its principal exterior architect Filippo Salvetti have done well to reduce its visual...

Gulf Craft Nomad 75 tour: Tri-deck yacht offers ultimate liveaboard comfort

GULF CRAFT NOMAD 75 TOUR: TRI-DECK YACHT OFFERS ULTIMATE LIVEABOARD COMFORT

Gulf Craft may still be relatively new to the European market but it won't take long for news to get around if they keep on building...

 
 
 
Outer Reef 640 Classic Azure yacht tour: Inside a proper little ship

OUTER REEF 640 CLASSIC AZURE YACHT TOUR: INSIDE A PROPER LITTLE SHIP

It's hard to know what's the most impressive aspect of the Outer Reef 640 - the enormous galley, the vast flybridge or the bank vault...

Fairline F-Line 33 sea trial: Breathtaking handling shines through on test

FAIRLINE F-LINE 33 SEA TRIAL: BREATHTAKING HANDLING SHINES THROUGH ON TEST

Editor Hugo gets behind the wheel of the most exciting new boat he's tested in his 15 years at MBY. This is our full sea trial of the...

 
 
 
Greenline 45 Fly: Options abound on wonderfully decadent yacht

GREENLINE 45 FLY: OPTIONS ABOUND ON WONDERFULLY DECADENT YACHT

There is so much going on in the Greenline 45 Fly's engineroom that it's easy to be distracted from the boat itself. The coachroof...

Wallytender 48: Bassani's chic design meets Ferretti's build quality

WALLYTENDER 48: BASSANI'S CHIC DESIGN MEETS FERRETTI'S BUILD QUALITY

Laser-sharp lines and a ravishing finish captivate editor Hugo - but does the Wallytender 48's performance live up to its slick styling?...

 
 
 



Katherine Jenkins mugged after trying to stop 'vicious' street robbery on...

Katherine Jenkins mugged after trying to stop 'vicious' street robbery on elderly woman

Katherine Jenkins was mugged in London on Wednesday after intervening in a street robbery... Read more ...

India rape: Four men accused of raping and killing vet shot dead after...

India rape: Four men accused of raping and killing vet shot dead after 'trying to escape'

The suspects tried to grab police officers' guns when they were taken to the scene to reconstruct the crime in Shadnagar, India, it is claimed Read more ...

Arsenal boss Ljungberg didn't even notice Aubameyang leave for toilet break...

Arsenal boss Ljungberg didn't even notice Aubameyang leave for toilet break during loss

Freddie Ljungberg has admitted he didn't notice Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had left the pitch for a toilet break during their loss to Brighton. Read more ...

Man Utd news LIVE: Players visit Woodward over Solskjaer sack, Pogba to be...

Man Utd news LIVE: Players visit Woodward over Solskjaer sack, Pogba to be sold, Mane snub

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is under pressure at Old Trafford and will look to strengthen his squad in the January transfer window. Express Sport brings you all... Read more ...

Saweetie sets pulses racing in sheer black with boyfriend Quavo at GQ Men of...

Saweetie sets pulses racing in sheer black with boyfriend Quavo at GQ Men of the Year party in LA

They attended the star-studded event at the West Hollywood Edition, which also hosted the likes of Lil Nas X, Jameela Jamil, Debby Ryan, Offset, Post Malone, Jon Hamm and... Read more ...

Somerset earthquake with 3.2 magnitude hits Taunton, Yeovil and Bridgewater

Somerset earthquake with 3.2 magnitude hits Taunton, Yeovil and Bridgewater

The quake struck shortly before 11pm last night A 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck Somerset with reports of houses rattling after the tremor. The quake struck Bridgwater, north... Read more ...

Dan Osborne PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Stony-faced star lays low while looking after...

Dan Osborne PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Stony-faced star lays low while looking after daughters in Oz

The star, 28, who is Down Under to support his I'm A Celeb star wife Jacqueline Jossa, failed to raise a smile for the outing, which came after he rubbished claims of a threesome Read more ...

Marco Silva sacked by Everton

Marco Silva sacked by Everton

Marco Silva has been sacked by Everton Everton have confirmed that Marco Silva has been sacked. The Toffees have now slipped into the relegation zone following their 5-2... Read more ...

GMB's Ben Shephard LOSES IT as Jo Swinson refuses to answer Labour coalition...

GMB's Ben Shephard LOSES IT as Jo Swinson refuses to answer Labour coalition probe

GOOD MORNING BRITAIN brought Liberal Democrats leader Jo Swinson onto the show this morning to discuss the upcoming general election, but she was a little less forthcoming with... Read more ...

Sadio Mane missing out on Ballon d'Or highlights problem for African footballers

Sadio Mane missing out on Ballon d'Or highlights problem for African footballers

Lionel Messi was worthy Ballon d'Or winner, but Cheikhou Kouyate has highlighted how black African footballers don't get the credit or accolades they deserve Read more ...