Coming Soon to Miami…
Sea Ray is set to make a splash at February's Yachts Miami Beach and Miami International Boat Show.
Sea Ray will unveil a series of new models at two of this season’s biggest boating events, the Miami International Boat Show and Yachts Miami Beach. With breakthroughs spanning the lineup — from a totally unique entry into the wake-surfing market, to a reinvention of the Sundancer sport cruiser, to a luxurious new L-Class yacht — the Miami Boat Show and Yachts Miami Beach are can’t-miss events.
Before heading to Yachts Miami Beach, be sure to register for fast-pass access to Sea Ray’s Collins Avenue display:
“Sea Ray’s Model Year 2017 lineup is our best yet,” said Sea Ray Director of Marketing Shelby Kirby. “This year’s offerings are evidence that Sea Ray has been listening to our customers, and we have addressed the shifting demands of the marketplace in clever, innovative new ways. We can’t wait to share our latest and greatest with an international audience in Miami.”
YACHTS MIAMI BEACH – COLLINS AVENUE – Featured models (released within the last 12 months) include:
WORLD PREMIERE – L550: Making its World Premiere at Yachts Miami Beach comes the new L550 (shown above), a sleek, express counterpart to the new L550 Fly. Like its larger L-Class siblings, the L550 is a seamless marriage of style and substance, blending a sophisticated, modern aesthetic with the latest advances in design and propulsion. Twin Caterpillar® diesel inboards are available with joystick control for effortless docking; interior spaces are beautiful, stylish and offer great livability; and high-grade materials contribute to a supreme level of fit and finish, befitting the L-Class name. Witness the L550 and L550 Fly together in Miami for the first time. “We’re pleased to offer luxury and performance in a new size,” said Scott Ward, Sea Ray president and general manager of Sport Yachts and Yachts. “The L550 is a fitting addition to the popular L-Class lineup. Sea Ray’s sport yacht and yacht portfolio is the strongest it’s ever been; we’re thrilled to provide consumers with great new opportunities to enjoy a stellar yachting experience.”
L550 Fly: Also on display at Yachts Miami Beach, the L550 Fly has enjoyed enormous popularity since its debut at last fall’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Advanced technologies throughout the yacht enhance comfort and ease-of-use, including vacuum-infused structures and a cutting-edge digital switching system with a proprietary, custom-designed user interface found in both the Express and Fly models. Livability is exceptional as well, from the luxurious full-beam master suite and two additional staterooms, to the sprawling, sunlit salon and aft galley, to the social cockpit and well-appointed flybridge.
Fly 460: This gorgeous flybridge model advances Sea Ray performance and entertaining capabilities. Rich finishes and premium amenities on the Fly 460 combine with an open, light-filled floorplan and gracious living quarters, while an optional transom gourmet station with grill and unique hydraulic swim platform, with stairs that automatically deploy, further enhance water interaction. Sea Ray’s commitment to impeccable craftsmanship is apparent in the Fly 460’s superior ride and handling, and an available joystick control system provides for effortless docking.
Sundancer 460: Visitors to Yachts Miami Beach will have the opportunity to see the Sundancer 460 and Fly 460 side-by-side. These brilliant entertaining platforms serve the needs of a diverse range of cruisers, offering a remarkable level of style and performance. From the full-beam master stateroom with abundant storage, to the expansive sunroof illuminating the salon, to the social cockpit with optional sunshades for superior protection, the Sundancer 460, like the 460 Fly, delivers on Sea Ray’s promise of better boating. The Sundancer 460 will also be featured at the Virginia Key in-water display.
The following Sea Ray models will be available for viewing on Collins Avenue: L650 Fly, L650, L590 Fly, L590, L550 Fly, L550, Fly 510, Sundancer 510, Fly 460, Sundancer 460, Fly 400, Sundancer 400.
MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW – VIRGINIA KEY – Featured models (released within the last 12 months) include:
NOW DEBUTING – SLX 400: As the new flagship of Sea Ray’s SLX series, the SLX 400 (shown above) redefines the boundaries of day boating. Standout features of this expansive, social new model — deemed “The Entertainer” — include a luxurious, well-appointed cockpit with wet bar; a comfortable cabin and head for overnighting; massive storage including enclosed space for two full-sized paddle boards; and a swim terrace that transforms the entire portside area into an on-water oasis.
NOW DEBUTING – SLX-W 230: Meet the wake sports boat that’s rewriting all the rules. Powered by a unique V-drive propulsion system with 2,000 pounds of ballast inside the hull, the SLX-W 230 combines remarkable wake-shaping capabilities with thoughtful amenities for all-day cruising and coving. Advanced technology includes an available touchscreen Dynamic Display™, Dynamic Running Surface™, Joystick Piloting, and control of wake presets tailored to ability and desire for thrills. Welcome to the Wave of the Future.
Sundancer 350 Hardtop and 350 Coupe: Forget what you think you know about the Sundancer. The next generation offers greater versatility, more usable outdoor space, cutting-edge performance and highly social, brilliantly sunlit interiors. Hardtop or Coupe, the Sundancer 350 is a boat to fall in love with.
SLX 350 Outboard (OB): A natural complement to Sea Ray’s popular SLX 350, the SLX 350 OB features an array of Next Wave™ innovations — from the noise-quashing powers of Quiet Ride™ to the precision and stability of Dynamic Running Surface™ to the agility of Joystick Piloting technology. All in a sleek, head-turning package, with a forward-facing tower that delivers both good looks and ample shade.
The following Sea Ray models will be available for viewing at Virginia Key: Sundancer 460, Sundancer 400, Sundancer 350 Hardtop, Sundancer 350 Coupe, Sundancer 280, Sundancer 260, SLX 400, SLX 350 OB, SLX 350, SLX 310 OB, SLX 280, SLX 250, SLX 230, SLX-W 230, SDX 290 OB, SDX 270 OB, SDX 240 OB, SDX 220 OB, SPX 210 OB, SPX 210, SPX 190 OB, SPX 190.
In addition, an L590 yacht will be featured at the Raymarine® display at Virginia Key, located at Dock 8 -Space 875.
“Sea Ray is focused on advancing performance, design and capability,” said Brad Anderson, Sea Ray president and general manager of Sport Boats and Sport Cruisers. “The Model Year 2017 lineup demonstrates our commitment to innovations that advance the possibilities for boating, from wake sports capabilities to cruising comfort to ease of use.”
Sea Ray will host displays at Yachts Miami Beach on Collins Avenue at Ramp 1 EX5 at the Miami International Boat Show; Virginia Key On-Land A-141; and Virginia Key In-Water Ramp 7 – Slips 710-728. The shows run from February 16 to 20, 2017. For more information about the complete Sea Ray lineup, please visit searay.com.