March/April 2014 Issue


sixth-cover-0314March/April 2014 • Volume 2 • Issue 6

FEATURES

Cover Story: Forces of Nature
As an NFL offensive lineman, Brad Benson was known for going all out. His 52 MTI cat proves his approach hasn't changed much.

Boostpower's Transformer
The Boostpower USA Marine team is putting the finishing touches on an impressive 800-plus-cubic-inch modular monster.

Skater 402V: A New Fire Escape
Todd Fountain knew he'd find the V-bottom of his dreams. He just didn't know it would be a new 40-foot Skater from Douglas Marine.

Meet the Hustler Powerboats Family
Under the leadership of Joe LoGiudice, who purchased Hustler in 1997, the New York-based company has grown quite a following.

Profile: Formula Boats 382 FAS3Tech
Powered by twin 725-hp engines from Ilmor Marine outfitted with Indy drives, the classic 38-foot offshore V-bottom from Formula Boats is a total blast. 

DEPARTMENTS

From the Editors: Working your way up is a wise decision
Hot Sheet: Latest headlines from the world of go-fast boats
Teague on Tech: Bob Teague can't wait for Desert Storm
On Scene: Highlights from the Miami Boat Show Poker Run 
Gear: A closer look at the latest and greatest products