Originally Posted by blt2ski
I would agree, it started with smaller builders, now a BIG builder or two is finally doing the, design a fast boat for the masses. I'm recalling seeing that an E350 maybe showing up here in the Puget Sound/Salish Sea area of the US/Canada where I am. J111 shows up in June, first new boat J dealer has sold in 3-4 yrs IIRC. Maybe the depression/recession is ending to a degree here locally. ...
No, that's because the J111 is a hell of a boat
The boat is making a great sensation on Europe where it arrived some months back. Sailing magazines are testing it and loving it
It's a beautiful boat it is a pity that the interior, that is nice clean and light, is a bit sketchy for more than cruising a week end. I know, this one is a racer, but even racers cruise with the family
Yachtingworld had tested the boat and said very nice things about it (I hope they don't mind that I post their conclusions here):
Now, that really makes me wonder: "Compared with the J105 is like stepping into a Sports boat"
Take a look at these videos (what a boat
Sail-World.com : The latest J Boat, reviewed