Dusseldorf, Germany, January 25, 2016 ? The all-new Four Winns Vista 255 has won the ?2016European Powerboat of the Year? award recently announced at a ceremony held at the Dusseldorf International Boat Show, Dusseldorf, Germany. This new model won in the ?up to 25 feet? category. This is the second time the brand has won the prestigious award, bringing home the trophy in 2012 with the Sundowner 215 model.
The European Powerboat of the Year is the most thorough competition there is for production yachts.The criterion for judging is based on value, performance and innovation. The spirit is to award the models that deliver valuable features and innovations, regardless of the brand or the market size. There are five categories in which to compete: up to 25 feet, up to 35 feet, up to 45 feet and over 45 feet. The panel of judges consists of editors-in-chief of Europe?s top eight motorboat magazines - B?dnyt (Norway), BoatMag (Italy), Boote (Germany), Marina.ch (Switzerland), Motorboot (The Netherlands), Nautica y Yates (Spain), Neptune (France) and Yacht Revue (Austria).
?It is quite an honor to be awarded this title, especially for a second time with Four Winns products,? stated Roch Lambert, President at Rec Boat Holdings. ?The design team obviously did an outstanding job with the new Vista 255. It is truly a luxurious and versatile boat designed for families. We are already having tremendous success in the marketplace with this new model and expect to enjoy much more with this award,? he concluded.
The all-new Four Winns Vista 255 premiered recently at a number of European and North American shows. The 25-footer packs in plenty of cruising amenities ? on deck, the cockpit features plush seating, premium sound options and refreshment center choices to fit your needs. Down below, the cabin boasts 6?3? of headroom with plenty of sleeping area and enclosed stand up head. The Vista 255 is designed to give the family many options on where they boat and how they boat; for a day cruise or long weekend, the Vista 255 fits the bill.