20 Surprising Things Most People Don’t Know About Speed Boats

A speedboat or powerboat gets its power from an engine, as opposed to a sailboat which is powered by the wind. Most speed boats use one of three types of engines: inboard, outboard, or a hybrid inboard-outboard. Outboard motors are installed outside the rear of the boat and contain the engine, gearbox, and propeller in one portable unit. An inboard-outboard is configured with an internal combustion engine installed inside the boat, and the gearbox and propeller are outside.

1967 35′ Express | For Sale

This vessel was built by Magnum Marine, which has the reputation of building a very solid and well-riding boat. The “V” of the vessel is fairly deep which is part of the reason for such a good ride. This boat would be considered a good example of a Magnum 35 Express.