Boat Reviews

Catalina 320

Frank Butler's 25-year-old company updates its image with a scoop transom, modern appendages and an innovative layout, but he still likes a solid fiberglass hull.

Catalina Yachts has carved a reputation in the production boat world by producing yachts that make owner feedback sound like a mantra. Typical comments are, "They provide real value for the dollar," "This is not a Swan," "A lot of boat for the money," or, "They sail well enough, considering that most owners are cruisers."

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