2 of Charles Burnett III's boats were sold at auction yesterday, where Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers, held a 100 lot, eclectic, 'Into the Groove' sale.
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Mercury Racing answered the question in Nashville yesterday that has been subject of speculation and rumour for a while now. They unveiled their most powerful outboard to date, the 450R. The motor produces 450 hp at the prop, weighs in at 313 Kg, runs on 89-octane pump fuel and will retail in the US between $54,000 – $64,000. Full specifications here.
Ken Cassir, the 1977 winner of the Cowes Torquay Cowes, passed away yesterday with his family around him, he was 83.
After years of speculation, 24 months of development, 12 weeks in build and numerous hours of sea trials, Sunseeker has unveiled on time its brand-new high-performance day boat – the Hawk 38.
Former Offshore Powerboat Racer, Charles Burnett III was killed in a helicopter crash in New Mexico in January of last year.
Robin Ward is lovingly restoring a 32' wooden Cougar catamaran that last raced in 1989, I went along to see the project today and to chat about his plans.
Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) President, Dr. Raffaele Chiulli has added another title to his burgeoning collection.