|News for the Last 7 Days - Power Boat World
2014 UIM F1 H2O World Championship - Vive La France Chiappe wins
By F1H2O, ,
3:33 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
Veteran pilot Philippe Chiappe became the first ever French F1 World Champion in the 31 year history of the UIM F1 H2O World Championship tour by besting three-time titlist Alex Carella by 6.55 seconds at the 15th Grand Prix of Sharjah in front of tens of thousands of race fans on the Khaled Lagoon. ...
F1H2O World Championship Grand Prix of Sharjah - Chiappe on pole
By F1H2O Press Office, ,
1:11 PM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
F1H2O Worlds Grand Prix of Sharjah 2014: The CTIC China Team pilot ran his new Moore boat around the 2.2 kilometer (1.4 mile) five-pin race circuit on the Khaled Lagoon in perfect trim, almost on rails, while eclipsing the 45.12 second 167.55 kph lap sent by his closest competitor for the title Alex Carella of the Qatar Team who had to settle for second. ...
Fischer Panda introduces new marine generator
By John Bell, Southlake, Texas ,
9:54 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
When space is tight, weight is critical and noise is an issue, Fischer Panda continues to fine tune its diesel generator series to provide professional sailors and powerboaters with a great fit,' said Chad Godwin, Fischer Panda’s US Sales and Marketing Director. ...
Learn to make personal watercraft safety a priority this summer
By Mairata Neena, ,
2:19 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
Transport for NSW Maritime Management Centre today announced a community education program this summer to promote safe and responsible use of personal watercraft (PWC). ...
Speedboats race with the cloud
By Sharon Gaudin, ,
2:17 AM Thu 18 Dec 2014 GMT
The founder of a powerboat racing business is looking to use the cloud to track the company boat's performance during offshore races and keep fans and racing officials updated with animated race visualizations. ...
2015 Lakefest Aquatic Week - A week-long celebration of boating
By Melvyn (Mel) Steiner, Lake Macquarie ,
8:22 AM Wed 17 Dec 2014 GMT
The Lakefest Aquatic Week on beautiful Lake Macquarie – just south of Newcastle – is set to become a reality with a number of events confirmed to occur during the February 20-27 week long celebration. ...
Seven tips to get more out of a marine survey
By D. Scott Croft, ,
5:04 AM Wed 17 Dec 2014 GMT
In 2013, over 955,000 boats changed hands on the pre-owned boat market. That meant for a nearly a million boat buyers, hiring an accredited marine surveyor to inspect their potential dreamboat was often the first step after finding it. ...
Marine Auctions raises the bar with live internet bidding for auctions
By Praneel Lal, ,
1:48 AM Wed 17 Dec 2014 GMT
Marine Auctions is proud to announce that they will be pioneering their 2015 auctions with live internet online bidding from around the world. This is a huge step for Marine Auctions who have cemented themselves at the forefront within the industry. ...