New Boats 29 Feet and Smaller at Miami Boat Show

See some of the top picks from bay boats, skiffs and more

The 2017 Miami International Boat Show featured tons of highlights, including new releases from the top brands in the saltwater-fishing boating and electronics industries. Check out some of the sights from this year's event.

SeaVee 270Z

SeaVee 270Z
SeaVee 270ZAlex Suescun
SeaVee 270Z
SeaVee 270ZAlex Suescun
SeaVee 270Z
SeaVee 270ZAlex Suescun
SeaVee 270Z
SeaVee 270ZAlex Suescun
SeaVee 270Z
SeaVee 270ZAlex Suescun

Specifications

LOA: 27'
Beam: 9'1"
Draft: 15"
Deadrise: 17 degrees Fuel: 116 gallons
Water: 9 gallons
Dry weight: 3,500 pounds
Max horsepower: 450 hp

Sea Chaser 27 HFC

Sea Chaser 27 HFC
Sea Chaser 27 HFCMark MacKenzie

Specifications

LOA: 27'
Beam: 9'6"
Deadrise: 20 degrees Fuel: 181 gallons
Dry weight: 5,288 pounds
Max horsepower: 500 hp

Contender 25 T

Contender 25 T
Contender 25 TMark MacKenzie

Specifications

LOA: 25'3"
Beam: 8'6"
Draft: 18"
Hull: 24.5"
Fuel: 178 gallons
Dry weight: 6,250 pounds
Max horsepower: 400 hp

Carolina Skiff 24

Carolina Skiff 24
Carolina Skiff 24Mark MacKenzie

The new 24-footer from Carolina Skiff features two fiber-glass under gunnels flush to the floor, 12 under-gunnel rod holders, a 100-quart removable cooler, three fold-down rear jump seats with storage and a 78-gallon fuel tank.

Specifications

LOA: 23'9"
Beam: 8'
Draft: 9"
Gunnel height: 24"
Transom size: 25"
Fuel: 78 gallons
Dry weight: 3,168 pounds
Max horsepower: 250 hp

Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid

Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid
Pathfinder 2500 HybridMark MacKenzie
Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid
Pathfinder 2500 HybridMark MacKenzie
Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid
Pathfinder 2500 HybridMark MacKenzie
Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid
Pathfinder 2500 HybridMark MacKenzie

Specifications

Length: 24'9"
Beam: 8'6"
Draft: 14"
Fuel: 67 gallons
Water: 6 gallons
Max HP: 300

Cobia 280 DC

Cobia 280 Dual Console
Cobia 280 Dual ConsoleMark MacKenzie
Cobia 280 Dual Console
Cobia 280 Dual ConsoleMark MacKenzie
Cobia 280 Dual Console
Cobia 280 Dual ConsoleMark MacKenzie
Cobia 280 Dual Console
Cobia 280 Dual ConsoleMark MacKenzie

The Cobia 280 DC is powered by twin F200XCA four-stroke engines and comes with a Fusion Stereo system for onboard audio entertainment, port and starboard sideseating for comfort, extended shade on the hard-top and a useful kitchenett with a grill refrigerator and shore power for onboard dining.

Specifications

Length: 27'5"
Beam: 9'8"
Weight: 5,650 pounds
Draft: 22"
Deadrise: 21"
Fuel Capacity: 172 gallons

MSRP: $154, 900

Wellcraft 182F

Wellcraft 182F
Wellcraft 182FMark MacKenzie
Wellcraft 182F
Wellcraft 182FMark MacKenzie
Wellcraft 182F
Wellcraft 182FMark MacKenzie

The new Wellcraft 182 Fisherman comes in three standard color designs — black and white, vivid green and black or passion red and black — while the hullside color option upgrades provide potential owners an additional five colors to choose from.

Specifications

LOA: 18'4"
Beam: 8'
Draft: 15"
Deadrise: 19 degrees
Fuel: 50 gallons
Dry Weight: 2,200 pounds
Max horsepower: 150 hp