How Formula Boats are Built - 10/06/2017
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Monte Carlo Yachts 86:
Custom Interiors in a High-Tech Build

Monte Carlo Yachts 86
The Monte Carlo Yachts 86.

The Monte Carlo Yachts 86 brings dramatic Italian style and luxury as well as flexibility in interior layouts to the production motoryacht market. Optional layouts can provide anything from three to five staterooms, each with ensuite heads. More...

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Cruisers Sport Series 298 Bow Rider:
Big Water Sportboat w/ 49.0 MPH WOT

Cruisers Sport Series 298 Bow Rider
The Cruisers Sport Series 298 Bow Rider.

The Cruisers Sport Series 298 Bow Rider has both the freeboard and the interior depth to deliver a safe, dry ride on large lakes and rivers as well as off the beach, and with power options to twin 480-hp V8s, she's strong on performance. More...

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Sea Ray 370 Sundancer:
Express Cruiser Sleeps Up to 6

Sea Ray 370 Sundancer
The Sea Ray 370 Sundancer.

The Sea Ray 370 Sundancer is an express that comes loaded with air-conditioning, maple flooring, hardtop with speakers, and lots of added features in a sporty package. More...

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Robalo R180:
Dry-Riding CC w/ Quality Build, Competitive Pricing

Robalo R180
The Robalo R180.

The Robalo R180 has more freeboard than most center consoles in class, yet she can float in just 11" (27.9 cm) of water with the outboard up -- ideal for fishing the flats or for spending time on the beach with family. More...

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Mercury Active Trim:
Automatic Adjustment for Outboard Trim

Mercury Active Trim
Mercury Active Trim.

The Mercury Marine Active Trim system reads boat speed and trim angle, then automatically adjusts the engine trim for the best performance at any speed without requiring input from the skipper. More...

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Alternative Video

Why Formula Hulls and Decks are so Strong

Formula Hulls and Decks

Born on the offshore powerboat racing circuit over 40 years ago, Formula’s heritage is rugged construction, so its boats can take the punishment of high speed in rough conditions -- and they are still built that way today. Our video explains how they do it. See it now...

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