For Canadians looking to dive into boat ownership, upgrade or simply window-shop, here’s a roundup of some of 2017’s best new boats. For even more options, check out our picks for 2017’s best new aluminum boats.
Lund: 189 Pro-V GL
This multi-species, tournament-ready boat promises the smoothest ride in the toughest conditions. Designed for both recreational and hard-core anglers, it’s loaded with features such as dual livewell/baitwells, accessory tracks and copious storage, including a 15-rod locker.
Length: 18’ 9” Beam: 102” Layout: Walk-through windshield Max Horsepower: 200 Fuel Capacity: 38 gallons Seating Capacity: 8 Livewell: Bow, 12 gallons; aft, 22 gallons Rod Storage: 8’ centre locker