VIRGINIA BEACH, Va – BoatTraderOnline.com, a marine classified site for new and used boats, has named its top-searched brands for powerboats, sailboats and personal watercraft for the month of August, the company said in a release today.
The powerboat list was led by Sea Ray, Bayliner and Wellcraft – which held the top three positions respectively – followed by Baja Boats, Boston Whaler, MasterCraft, Chris Craft, Formula, Fountain and Chaparral.
BoatTraderOnline.com’s sailboat list was led by Catalina, Hunter and MacGregor, in the top-three positions, followed by Beneteau, Pearson, Morgan, Cape Dory and Hobie. Irwin moved into the ninth position followed by Tartan.
The top manufacturer searches for personal watercraft included Bombardier, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Polaris, Honda Marine and Artic Cat, BoatTraderOnline.com said.
“Our monthly search rankings provide boat builders a clear picture of consumer interest in the market,” said David Bingham, general manager of BoatTraderOnline.com. “OEMs will see how popular their brands are in comparison to those of other manufacturers.”
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