The 2020 New Yacht Buyer's Guide

Written By: Rob Bowman Feb 23, 2020

New Yacht Buyer Guide 2020

Here are the top new boats and yachts available in 2020 for cruising, fishing, and enjoying the water.

2019 was an exceptional year for boat sales that was driven by new, award-winning models and a strong economy. Our premium brands brought home several significant accolades in 2019, particularly in the under-60 foot range, including:

The 2020 New Yacht Buyer's Guide reviews the most exciting new boats from the top yacht brands in the world. SI Yachts makes it easy for you to have the newest and best out on the water with our trade-in program, our expertise in helping you order the right options for your new yacht, and our industry-leading service team. Contact us today to talk about what your boating plans are by calling our main office at (718) 984-7676 or by email at Sales@SIYachts.com

New Models For 2020 Below In Order By Length:

 

Princess Yachts X95

Princess Yachts is nearing completion of the new X95 and as of just mid-February had been placed into the water for the first time. While the U.S. debut will be the 2020 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, there are order slots available for this exceptional new creation from one of the industry's hottest builders. Designed for long-distance luxury cruising, the X95 has a fuel capacity of over 3,500 gallons and is powered with twin MAN V12 1,900mhp engines. This is perhaps the most exciting new yacht under 100-feet that truly has the mega-yacht feel to it. For more photos, follow this link.

Prestige Yachts X70

Prestige X70

The all-new Prestige X70 is one of the most anticipated new boat premiers in 2020. Scheduled to debut at the Cannes Boat Show in September, it will be the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show before the U.S. market gets to see it. The big design change on the X70 is undoubtedly the side-decks being moved to the flybridge which allows the interior walls to be expanded providing greater interior volume. There is a staircase leading from the bow to the flybridge as well as in the cockpit. Stay up to date with the new X70 as they become available here: https://www.siyachts.com/yachting-news-and-events/introducing-the-prestige-x70-luxury-motor-yacht For more photos, follow this link.

Absolute Yachts Navetta 64

Absolute 64 Navetta

The Absolute Navetta series has taken the marine industry by storm thanks to its combination of fuel-efficient, long-distance cruising features and it's really interesting social space enhancements. Absolute continually integrates new ideas into their models from owner feedback and the results are remarkable. The new Navetta 64 will feature an optional VIP cabin in what is normally the transom garage. This additional VIP "Beach Club" features a complete living space and doors that open for a true water's edge view. For more photos, follow this link.

Absolute Yachts 62 Flybridge

Absolute Yachts continues its spectacular display of innovative and thoughtful design with the new 62 Flybridge. A perfect combination of Italian style, luxurious fit-and-finish, and highly sociable living areas, the 62 Fly is an excellent choice for cruising or overnight entertaining with friends. From the aft cockpit sunshade that pulls down to the hydraulic bathing platform, to the wrap-around flybridge seating under the opening sunroof, Absolute has achieved yachting perfection with the 62. For more photos, follow this link.

Princess Yachts S62

Princess S62

The Princess S62 is a new, refreshed model of the popular S60. The S62 received a new window-line that is similar to the updated design that Princess is now integrating into their latest models. The sleek exterior combined with MAN V8 1200 engines, and a 38 knot top speed, provides a truly exhilarating driving experience from the sport bridge helm. Expect Princess quality from the electro-hydraulic bathing platform to the foredeck lounge area. Stay tuned to SI Yachts for more information on the S62 as it becomes available. For more photos, follow this link.

Prestige Yachts 590S

Prestige has evolved its sport yacht line with the new 590S thanks for the incredibly talented design team collaboration between Garroni Design, JP Concepts, and the Prestige engineers. Luxury, comfort, and performance outline the characteristics of the newest Prestige model that feature three separate sun-bathing or socializing areas of the boat. Powered with a paid of Cummins 8.3L 600HP engines (with Zeus pod drives), the 590S can hit a wide open throttle speed of 30 knots. Playing on the ocean never looked quite so amazing! For more photos, follow this link.

Princess Yachts V55

Princess Yachts V55

The striking new Princess V55 has all of the best characteristics of the popular V-class series. The innovative new design of the cockpit maximizes your enjoyment on the water through the L-shaped seating, large aft sunpad, folding teak table, wetbar, electric BBQ grill, and an incredible sound system. Whether anchoring up to enjoy the sun or cruising for days at a time, you'll never get tired of the V55's luxurious appointments. The salon and galley are incredibly light and open thanks to the large windows and opening sunroof. For more photos, follow this link.

Viking 46 Billfish

46 billfish Viking Yachts

If you love Viking Sportfish, but don't want a larger model and the need for a captain, the 46 Billfish is your boat. Sporty, easily maneuvered, and rigged to fish, anglers love the new 46 Billfish for its performance. The 140-square foot cockpit is large enough for several anglers and includes Viking's signature mezzanine seating. We invite you to read our article "Viking's 46 Billfish Is The Personal Sportfisherman." For more photos, follow this link.

Prestige Yachts 420 Flybridge

Prestige 420 flybridge

For boaters that want an easily maneuvered, sporty, relaxing experience aboard their cruising yacht, the Prestige 420 Fly is an excellent option. Whether driving from the upper bridge at a 20 knot cruise or sunbathing on the foredeck sunpads, the Prestige 420 Fly offers freedom and privacy for a couple that want to get away or enjoy a weekend on the water with friends. Prestige will also soon launched the new 420S for those that prefer the design and layout of an express yacht. For more photos, follow this link.

HCB Yachts 42 Siesta (Model Refresh)

hcb 42 siesta

While the HCB Yachts 42 Siesta isn't a new model, the 2020 version as has refreshed features. The hull shape has undergone some slight improvements that have resulted in increased speed, faster planing, and overall better performance. The cabin below deck was also re-designed and now offers greater interior volume for overnight fishing or cruising trips. For more photos, follow this link.

Viking Yachts 38 Open

Viking 38 Open

The 38 Open Billfish gives Viking another sub-40 foot sportfish with the amenities and performance that center-console owners crave. Perfect for the owner/operator that enjoys fishing and cruising, the overnight accommodations are luxurious and comfortable. Nothing can match Viking quality in the sportfish market and the 38 Open Billfish has everything you could ask for in a fishing boat. For more photos, follow this link.

Valhalla Boatworks V-37

Valhalla V37

Viking's new center-console line, Valhalla Boatworks, has absolutely amazed everyone that has had the opportunity to see them at boat shows and so far over 100 have been sold. While all 3 models technically came out in 2019, it was towards the end of the year and are considered 2020 models. The new V-37 is available at our Freeport, NY location. Come experience a new style and quality of center-console that only a legendary company like Viking could achieve. For more photos, follow this link.

Please don't hesitate to give us a call about pricing, options, and availability of any of these models. We are stocking dealers for each brand and can take your existing boat in on trade. Call us today at (718) 984-7676 to get started. Here is a link to last year's article: 2019 Yacht Buyer's Guide.