Hunton, the British builder of high-performance, luxury powerboats is delighted to announce that it will make its USA show premiere at the Miami Boat Show, which will take place in February 2013. The company’s product line is represented by XRS 43, XRS 37, RS 43, 1005 Tender as well as 830 Tender. A sixth model, ‘EQ 52’, is currently in development and is scheduled for launch in 2013.
Hunton has enjoyed a hugely successful summer in Europe, attending a series of high profile events during the Monaco GP, Festival de la Plaisance de Cannes and the Monaco Yacht Show. Following strong interest from prospects during its European season, the decision to make its USA premiere will mark a milestone in the company’s history as it introduces its exceptional blend of outright performance and luxury to a new audience and a new generation of Hunton owners.
Distinctly British, Hunton is a luxury boat brand born of an illustrious racing pedigree. Enjoying a unique position within the marine industry, Hunton hulls have been developed on the back of more than ten British Offshore Powerboat Championship wins, one result of which is their legendary performance and handling.
Top speeds of up to 68 knots makes Hunton the natural choice for those looking for both luxury and pace. The meticulous balance of design and engineering inspires confidence, the sureness of ride giving owners the opportunity to enjoy, uninhibited, the extraordinary power and manoeuvrability of these boats.
Hunton takes an uncompromising approach to the build quality of its hulls and this is matched by beautifully appointed interiors and exquisite details. Spacious, stylish cabins are combined with sleek lines, race-inspired dashes and controls and exceptionally refined deck spaces. Using only the finest materials, every Hunton is a unique commission, designed and created in a close collaboration between customer, designers, engineers and craftsmen.
Hunton will be present at the Miami Boat Show and will be pleased to offer sea trials and consultancy with its team of experts.
Based in Romsey, Hampshire, Hunton Powerboats was founded by Jeff Hunton in 1979 to design and build high-performance powerboats with accommodation.
Each Hunton is hand-built to order and customers are able to work with the design team to commission a boat that is truly unique.
Headline specification for the XRS 43 by Hunton Powerboats:
Length overall 13.13m / 43’1”
Beam 3.3m / 10’10”
Max power 1,324hp
Max speed 68kn
Max range 275nm