Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 379: Domestic Boat of the Year and Best Midsize CruiserRelated tags: Boat Reviews | Boat of the Year | Sailboats | Monohull | Keelboat | Jeanneau | Boat Test
by Herb McCormick
With solid marks during the dockside-inspection and sea trials, the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 379 garners awards for Domestic Boat of the Year and Best Midsize Cruiser, 36 to 40 feet.
December 6, 2012Kiwi Spirit: A 63-foot Globe Girdler from Lyman-Morseby Herb McCormickBuilt for sailor Stanley Paris, this state-of-the-art offshore cruising boat is just the tool needed for his planned, record-setting circumnavigation.Rating:0
November 1, 2012Seawind Cats Sails Onwardby Herb McCormickAfter undergoing a business restructuring in its base south of Sydney, Australia, Seawind Catamarans will likely be building its entire line of award-winning cats in Vietnam.Rating:0
October 31, 2012The indikon k4: A Hybrid Cat for Cruisers and Fishermenby Herb McCormickFive years ago, racing sailor and offshore fisherman Todd Berman came up with a novel idea for a new kind of boat: a hybrid vessel that would combine the pure, clean power of the wind with the comfort and convenience of a highly efficient, easily driven motor yacht—sort of a high-seas Prius that would give its owners the best of both worlds.Rating:0
October 22, 2012Aging Power Plants: Rebuild or Repower?by Tim MurphyMany sailboats built two decades ago or earlier still have plenty of life left in them. But their engines may not. Should you rebuild the existing engine? Or repower with a brand-new engine?Rating:0
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