Image of the Week: Reflecting Mystic's Miami Surprise

Exhibitors at the Miami International Boat Show tend to hold at least one thing back to help create “the element of surprise” when the annual event opens, as it will next Thursday. In the case of Mystic Powerboats, which is bringing three M4200 luxury center consoles to the Feb. 14-20 event, the “Miami surprise” is one of three 42-footers dressed in a “sporty” Stephen Miles Design paintjob, according to Mystic Powerboat Sales representative Scott Sjogren.

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Image of the Week: Naples By Nichols

Among the many reasons good reasons we were ready to say goodbye to 2016 and start the New Year was the return of photographer Jay Nichols to the high-performance powerboating world. A longtime contributor to speedonthewater.com, Nichols took a much-needed break—with the exception of shooting Skaterfest and a couple of local events—from go-fast boat photography last year.

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Photographer Jay Nichols was back in action last weekend capturing the Fort Myers Offshore fun run to Naples. (click image to enlarge). Photo courtesy/copyright Jay Nichols/Naples Image.

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Gallery of the Week: ‘Bentley Blue’ Nor-Tech Takes Toronto Boat Show

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Details, details—a Nor-Tech 390 Sport Center Console is stealing the Toronto Boat Show.

Although it’s not exactly loaded with go-fast catamarans and V-bottoms, the Toronto Boat Show, which started Jan. 20 and runs through Jan. 29, has does have at least one fine high-performance model on display. And it’s a beauty—a “Bentley Blue’ Nor-Tech 390 Sport Center Console with triple Mercury Racing Verado 400R outboard engines.

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Image of the Week: DCB Shines in Scottsdale

With three boats taking up a good chunk of floor space at this year’s 46th annual Barrett-Jackson, which is known as the world's greatest collector car auctions, in Scottsdale, Ariz., the DCB Performance Boats display is easily one of the highlights of the massive show, which started last Saturday (Jan. 14) and runs through Sunday (Jan. 22) at WestWorld of Scottsdale.

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A trio of catamarans from DCB stood out at Barrett Jackson in Scottsdale, Ariz. Photo by Kenny Gonzalez (click image to enlarge).

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