Skip to main content

Glastron has three models on "Best Buy" list

The August 2008 issue of Consumers Digest magazine has recognized three models from Glastron as “Best Buys in Powerboats.”

On average, a Consumers Digest Best Buy rating is awarded to fewer than 3 percent of the competing models in any given product category. In the runabout category, six Best Buy certificates were awarded this year and Glastron received three of those.

Trailerable-sized fiberglass boats have long been Glastron’s specialty. In 2000, the company introduced a manufacturing process called VEC technology, which uses a highly-automated, closed-mold fiberglass lamination process.

“VEC technology results in a boat that has fewer weight and size variations, seamless construction, plus there aren’t separate pieces and parts that can shake or vibrate free,” Consumers Digest said.

Related

1_CMTA.KAWECKI

CMTA Names Managing Director

The trade organization promoted Jen Kawecki, who will help grow its membership and support the Hartford Boat Show.

1_FALLBOATSHOW

AIM Announces Connecticut Fall Boat Show

The show, organized by Active Interest Media, will kick off Oct. 7 in Branford at Bruce & Johnsons Marina.

1_MARINEMAX.IBY

MarineMax to Acquire IGY Marinas

The $480 million transaction gives the company a collection of marina assets and a yacht management platform in key yachting destinations around the world.

1_BRP

BRP Launches Multiple New Products

The company debuted Rotax outboards, new Manitou and Alumacraft models and an electric hydrofoil board.

1_EVERGLADES

Everglades Hires Director

Caroline Cozier will lead the company’s sales initiatives in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes and Canada.

1_DEALEROUTLOOK

Three Great Ways To Tick-Off Your Customers

As boat sales normalize, it’s essential to keep the customers you have. Here’s what not to do.

1_CHAPARRAL

Buck Pegg Turns 80

Flags were flown at the Georgia State and U.S capitols in honor of the Chapparal Boats founder’s birthday.