In reality it doesn’t matter why this is issue is later than we anticipated releasing it, because the fact is, you can download it here for free now and it’s one of the best digital magazines that we’ve released since we started producing the bi-monthly downloadable PDF in 2013. And here’s why.
Let’s start with the timely feature on the future of Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats. There’s more to the story than what was previously reported on speedonthewater.com. Following that up is fun look at 30 of the coolest boats painted by The Art Of Design in the words of Dean Loucks, the founder of the Indiana company that has painted many of the coolest Outerlimits Cigarettes, Skaters and more.
The issue also features a six-page Q&A with Fred Kiekhaefer following our skiing trip to Vail, Colo., with the former president of Mercury Racing and a profile on Predator 2.0, Bob Barnhart’s new Mystic Powerboats M4200 luxury center console that we got a ride in during the Key West Poker Run.
And that leads to our coverage from Key West. Between On Scene stories from the Florida Powerboat Club poker run—as well as two other Florida-based events—and our four highs and lows from SBI’s season finale, the quick reads in the latest edition of Speed On The Water Magazine, which can be downloaded for free here, provide a good glimpse at the highlights,
There is even more to digest between John Tomlinson’s column on the anticipation of rigging Gary Ballough’s new Victory-built race boat, the news items in Hot Sheet. our From the Editors column and some featured product in the Gear section.
Click the link to download the pdf of the November/December 2018 Speed On The Water magazine, and feel free to share any feedback with us below, via email or on social media.