Posts Categorized: Powerboats

The World’s Fastest Speedboats

Three Marine Boats racing out on the waters

When you’re out on a boat and you get to the top speed, it feels like you’re flying. In reality, you may not be going as fast as you think. You may be surprised to see the top speeds of different boats. Well, here are some averages of common boats out on the water. Sailboat… Read more »

Marine vs. Vehicle – Differences in Transmissions

Transmission Gears

If you’ve ever owned a car, it’s quite that you’ve likely experienced issues with its transmission at least once or twice. While the topic of transmission maintenance may be common for any car or truck owner, it is less talked about when it comes to boats. Of course, marine vehicles have transmissions as well, but… Read more »

How to Dock a Powerboat Efficiently

Powerboats are easy enough to operate, though you should always get certified before attempting to drive one. And just like with driving a car, the trickiest part of the process is often parking (or in this case, docking). Here’s a step by step refresher on how to dock a powerboat efficiently. Be sure that stern… Read more »

Powerboat vs Sailboat

Sailboats and powerboats are two completely different animals. But if you’re a long-time sailor looking for something a little different, look no further. Sailing is a high-speed, technical sport that requires a laser focus and a lot of practice. Powerboat racing on a professional level is much the same, but there are quite a few… Read more »

How To Maintain Your Powerboat

O wning a boat is quite a thrill and a check mark off of many bucket lists. But just like owning a car, a boat needs to have routine maintenance performed to ensure it is always running properly. Powerboats are on the rise in popularity these days. Not only is keeping the boat clean important,… Read more »