Don Aronow World Champion in 1967 with Maltese Magnum

In 1966 Don Aronow, now offshore champion and boat builder, built himself a new 27′ race boat, which he named “Maltese Magnum”. The boat became World Champion and Don Aronow built a small factory to build more boats just like it: Magnum Marine was founded. All of Aronow’s brands were winning offshore races and all…

Magnum 50 Design Combines Style and Function

Magnum 50 Design Combines Style and Function

Magnum 50 design exceeds expectations with a combination of style and function.  For the design of the Magnum 50, Katrin turned to Paolo Martin, an Italian designer who, like Pininfarina, had made his mark designing fast cars. Martin started with an open mind and a blank sheet of paper. “I had to work with the…

Katrin Designed The Interior for Kalikow’s Bestia

Katrin Designed The Interior for Kalikow’s Bestia

Katrin designed the Interior for Kalikow’s Bestia, leaving it with beautiful texture and workmanship. Katrin designed the interior for Kalikow’s Bestia, giving it gray walls with a snakeskin texture, high-gloss furniture, light gray carpeting, and Italian hardware. “She did a beautiful job with it,” says Kalikow. “The workmanship is beyond belief.” Some clients enjoyed interiors designed…

Katrin Keeps Her Husband’s Legacy Alive Through Magnum

Katrin Keeps Her Husband’s Legacy Alive Through Magnum

Flippo’s Wife Katrin Keeps His Legacy Alive Through Magnum Marine. Katrin was in terrible grief as she mourned the lose of her husband Filippo. She appeared at the Genoa Boat Show to present Magnum to other buyers, but surprisingly she found that the only way to keep her husbands legacy alive was through Magnum. When, in…

General Specs of VBV Legend 2016 - 1st International Meeting of Classic Offshore Powerboats

VBV Legend 2016 — Classic Offshore Powerboat Requirements

Below is a list of general required specifications for the July 21–24th event, VBV Legend 2016 — 1st International meeting of Classic Offshore Powerboats If you are interested in participating in the upcoming VBV Legend 2016 event, make sure your vintage powerboat meets the specifications, below. Vintage powerboats are only qualified to participate in VBV…

Filippo Theodoli Winning With Magnum 63 Maltese Magnum in 1987

Searace was a nonstop, full-throttle affair that carried competitors from Miami to Nassau and back again through horrendous sea conditions. Designed to be one of the longest, toughest events in powerboat racing, it was modeled on the original Miami-Nassau race, the defining competition for US offshore racers in the 1950s and ‘60s. The difference, of…

The First Magnum 56 Launched in 1996

Bestia was new and successful, but clients wanted a larger Magnum and the 53’, launched nearly twenty years before, looked a bit outdated and needed more space. Katrin thus thought of stretching the 53’ hull to 56’ to provide the additional space that clients wanted both in the interiors and in the engine room, and she called on Paolo Martin for a new deck. Paolo Martin designed a beautiful deck and the additional space in the interiors provided the two en-suite comfortable cabins and heads that clients were now looking for.

1979 Magnum 38′

Check out the luxurious 1979 Magnum Marine 38!  Truly a one of a kind. This classic 1979 Magnum Marine 38 is strong, fast, and in excellent condition. This Magnum Marine 38′ underwent an extensive refit in 2014 by Moxie. In addition to interior updates, it boasts Surface Drives TS and Rolla Propellers. This Magnum utilizes…

Magnum Marine Featured in OM Magazine

Magnum Marine Featured in OM Magazine

Equipped with twin MTU 10V200M94 producing an impressive 1,600 HP, the Magnum 51 represents the results of Magnum Marine’s quest to build a more environmentally friendly boat in terms of fuel economy and speed. Built for a client in Miami, it is capable of hitting over 70 MPH using only 100 GPH, thanks to its lightweight construction, common rail engines, and the surface drives system.