Motor Boat & Yachting - December 2017 (MB1217)


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Motor Boat & Yachting issue MB1217 published by Time Inc.

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BOAT REPORTS CANNES SHOW REVIEW Our round-up of the hottest new models launched at the 2017 Cannes Boat Show including the Lagoon Seventy 8, Ferretti 780, Absolute Navetta 73, Riva Rivale, Bénéteau Gran Turismo 50, Galeon 370, Azimut 60, Overblue 58, Pardo 43, Outer Reef 630, Horizon FD85, MCY 96 and Greenline 65 OceanClass We take the all-new Windy 27 Solano for a spin during the Cannes Boat Show to see if this slick sportsboat is up to the challenge from a new breed of outboard-powered rival TEST 48 HOURS ON THE BENETEAU SWIFT TRAWLER 35 Can this new model repeat the success of its hugely popular predecessor? We head to La Rochelle to spend 48 hours on board the Swift Trawler 35 during a trip around the beautiful Île de Ré TEST PRINCESS 62 We join the 62 on a blustery delivery trip from Plymouth to Southampton to see if it meets our lofty expectations BOAT MASTER NEW TECH Is the Petestep hull from Swedish outfit HOC Yachts the biggest breakthrough since the deep-vee hull? Also, the Suzuki DF100B and Dometic XZ watermaker HOW TO: HELM DOWNWIND Our step-by-step guide to adjusting boat trim to make traveling downwind as comfortable as possible TRIED & TESTED Gill Hydrophobe Down jacket, International Woodskin and Sealskinz waterproof socks OUR BOATS Our Princess 67 owner installs solar panels and Nick Burnham has VHF issues USED BOAT: SEALINE SC38 This popular twin-cabin hardtop sportscruiser can be yours for as little at £140,000 today FIND ME A: PERFORMANCE BOAT From Sunseeker’s incredible XS Sport to the bonkers XSMG, we’ve scoured the market to find the best used boats for speed freaks CRUISING TALES 25 BRITTANY RESTAURANTS As well as being a great cruising destination, this area of north-west France boasts some of the finest gastronomic experiences on the water. Peter Cumberlidge digs in MARLOW ROUND THE BRITISH ISLES: PART III In the third instalment of the Kittles’ voyage around the British Isles, they reach the most northerly point of their trip in the Shetland Islands, but there’s a surprise in store OWNER’S UPGRADE: BRIONI When the MD of Falmouth’s Pendennis Shipyard decided to restore a classic 1930s Brioni motor yacht, the finished result was only going to turn out one way REGULARS Big picture; News; Your MBY; Cumberlidge on cruising; Born again boater; The L-Plate Liveaboard; Ask MBY

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Publisher TI Media
Title Motor Boat & Yachting
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Dec 2017
Month December
Year 2017