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Chris-Craft is an iconic brand that has been known for more than a century for its stylish and high-quality yachts. The history of this yard dates back to 1874, when Chris Smith began building wooden boats in Algonac, Michigan. The company grew rapidly and in 1922 they introduced the first Chris-Craft motorboat. Since then, the brand has built a long and rich history as a leading manufacturer of luxury yachts.

In the 1950s and 1960s, Chris-Craft focused on the production of fiberglass yachts, cementing the brand's reputation as a leader in the yacht building industry. Today, Chris-Craft continues to produce world-class luxury motor yachts, including the Catalina, Launch, Corsair and Calypso lines.

Chris-Craft's Catalina line includes yachts between 22 and 34 feet, which are designed with comfort and performance in mind. These yachts are suitable for day trips, water sports activities and overnight stays on board. Available in sizes 23 to 43 feet, the Launch line offers timeless style and craftsmanship, with attention to detail and innovative features. The Corsair line is designed for those looking for a powerful and elegant yacht, with a slim profile and deep V hull that provides a smooth and stable ride. Finally, the Calypso line is ideal for families looking for a yacht with plenty of space, comfort and entertainment options.

Each Chris-Craft yacht is hand built and finished to the highest standards of craftsmanship and quality. The brand has built an excellent reputation as a producer of yachts with timeless style, excellent performance and luxurious amenities. Whether you are looking for a yacht for a day trip, a weekend getaway or a longer trip, Chris-Craft has a model to suit your needs and wishes.

In short, Chris-Craft is a brand with a rich history and a leading position in luxury yacht building. Their yachts are built with style, quality and performance in mind and are ideal for those seeking the ultimate yachting experience. Whether you are a seasoned sailor or new to the world of yachting, Chris-Craft offers a wide range of models and options to suit your needs.

DOEVE Brokers and Valuers is your dedicated yacht broker for boats built by Chris-Craft. For further information about the sale of your Chris-Craft or if you wish to purchase a Chris-Craft, please contact us.


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