Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Boat of the Year

If you are among the few in a position to buy a boat in this economy, why not buy the best?

The 2009 Motor Boats Monthly Motor Boats of the Year were announced last night in a swanky ceremony at London's Waldorf Hilton during the 2009 London International Boat Show.

The winning Sportscruiser over 45ft, Princess V45, is pictured.

RIBs and Sportsboats - Avon Adventure 580

Wheelhouse and Walkaround - Botnia Targa 44

Sportscruiser under 45ft - Aquador 28HT

Sportscruiser over 45ft - Princess V45

Flybridge under 50ft - Princess 50

Flybridge over 50ft - Fairline Squadron 55

Trawler and Aft Cabin - Beneteau Swift Trawler 52

Steel and Inland - Seamark 780C

Traditional and Retro - Mochi Dolphin 54

Custom Yacht over 70ft - Moonen 94 Alu

To learn more about these boats, pick up a copy of February 2009's Motor Boats Monthly magazine.