CALVERTON, NY- Global Marine Power, the parent company of Hustler Powerboats, is pleased to announce today the purchase of Checkmate Marine assets.
Hustler Powerboats, a manufacturer of high performance offshore boats since 1979, will now be able to offer 17 models to customers looking for boats under 30 feet by Checkmate.
“With a strong presence in the center console and small performance outboard boat market, Checkmate makes a great addition to the Hustler family,” said Paul LoGiudice, Sales Manager of Hustler Powerboats. “With 84 years of history between the two companies and 32 different models of boats ranging from 18’ to 50’, it will appeal to the new customers who are looking to find an affordable boat while working up to a larger boat without the need of changing companies down the road.”
“Hustler and Checkmate share many of the same attributes, custom, hand laid, exceptional performance and high quality boats,” said Doug Smith, company spokesperson for Checkmate Marine. “I am excited to see what Hustler will be able to help Checkmate accomplish.”
Checkmate will continue to produce and operate in Bucyrus, Ohio and complement Hustler’s current distributing channels.
About Hustler Powerboats
Hustler Powerboats, a division of Global Marine Power, Inc. manufactures 15 boats in both catamaran and v-hull designs, ranging from 21 feet to 50 feet in length. More information can be found by calling the office at 631-208-2933 or visiting the website at http://www.hustlerpowerboats.com. Follow Hustler Powerboats on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/HustlerSpeedboats, and on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/HustlerPowBoats
About Checkmate Marine
Checkmate Marine, a division of Global Marine Power, Inc. has been in business for 50 years, manufacturing 17 different models ranging from 18 feet to 30 feet. More information can be found by calling the office at 419-562-3881 or by visiting the website at http://www.checkmatepowerboats.net.
CALVERTON, NY– Hustler Powerboats is pleased to announce that they will be displaying at the 2013 Miami International Boat Show.
Hustler will be bringing down five boats to the show this year, with three boats in the booth and two boats in the water. The all-new, revamped 388 Reloaded with Mercury 565’s will be displayed in the Hustler booth alongside with the much talked 39 Rockit with Mercury 1100’s.
“We are looking forward to displaying at the Miami International Boat Show this year with variety of boats,” said Paul LoGiudice, Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Hustler Powerboats. “We feel that it will give something for everyone attending the show.”
HUSTLER POWERBOATS has been delivering, Pound for Pound, Power for Power, Still the Fastest Boats In the World! Hustler will be in Booth 3122 at the Miami Beach Convention Center and in slip 322 & 324 in-water at the Marriott. Call 631-208-2933 for advance appointments to view the boats as well as arranging a demo ride.
Hustler Powerboats, a division of Global Marine Power, Inc., manufactures 14 different models in both catamaran and Vee bottom designs, ranging from 21 feet to 50 feet in length. Visit us at www.hustlerpowerboats.com for more information.
CALVERTON, NY– Hustler announces today that they are currently building a new 39 Rockit equipped with twin Mercury 1100’s.
To be equipped with Mercury M8 drives, the newest 39 Rockit is the second 39 Rockit equipped with twin 1100’s, the first with Mercury Power.
“Twin Mercury 1100’s and M8 Drives is an excellent motor and drive package,” said Joe LoGiudice, President of Hustler Powerboats. “The one year warranty really eases the customer concerns about the motor or drive breaking down and shows people how much belief Mercury has in their products .”
“We are excited about this project,” said Paul LoGiudice, Vice President of marketing and sales for Hustler. “With two different 39 Rockits each with twin 1100’s, we are hoping to at least bring one of them down to Lake of the Ozarks this year.”
The 39 Rockit was designed for people looking to achieve 110+ mph safely without the worries of chine walking or porpoising. Prices start at $498,934 depending on power and drive choice.
About Hustler Powerboats
Hustler Powerboats, a division of Global Marine Power, Inc. manufactures 15 boats in both catamaran and v-hull designs ranging from 21 feet to 50 feet in length. More information can be found by calling the office at 631-208-2933 or visiting the web site at http://www.hustlerpowerboats.com. Follow Hustler Powerboats on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/HustlerSpeedboats and on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/HustlerPowBoats
CALVERTON, NY– Hustler Powerboats announced today that the Slingshot has been redesigned, and will now be called the Slingshot Reloaded.
The Slingshot Reloaded maintains the world-famous hull design that won the 1999 Powerboats Magazine “Powerboat of the Year” award, only making changes to the cockpit, dash, and windshield. The re-designed Slingshot will be unveiled at the 2011 Miami Boat show.
“We believe that the Slingshot Reloaded is the perfect entry-level boat for the average boater without taking a hit on their wallet,” said Joe LoGiudice, President of Hustler Powerboats. “The redesigned cockpit, dash, and windshield will bring its design more in line of our Rockit Series, 50 Monster, and 41 Razor.”
Hustler Powerboats, a division of Global Marine Power, Inc., manufactures 14 boats in both catamaran and v-hull designs, ranging from 21 feet to 50 feet in length. Call 631-208-2933 or visit http://www.hustlerpowerboats.com for more information.