Chris-Craft and its 1920s retro design continues to impress nautical world. Famous customers such as Dean Martin, Katharine Hepburn, Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley drove one of its boats and you can be in this society purchasing theirs new model, the Carina 21.
This new 19-foot-7-inch bowrider (21 feet 2 inches if you count the swim platform) has a vertical bow, lending a clean, crisp appearance. The design is also practical with Glistening teak in the deck and swim platform, and gobs or custom designed polished steel.
The Carina 21 has a walk-through windshield for convenience and can accommodate seven passengers. The 7-foot-11-inch beam should keep everyone comfortable, and a skinny-water-friendly 2-foot-10-inch draft will let you poke around shallow bays all day. Several engine packages from Volvo Penta and Mercury are available, as are color options for the hull including seafoam green, Carolina blue, Riviera red, and black pearl metallic.
The Carina 21 will be significant to those who have summer lake houses, or to take family and friends for a cruise, or for watersports such as towing a skier or wakeboarder.