“Bestia” Magnum 51

Magnum Marine has nicknamed this model “Bestia,” the Italian word for beast. The Magnum 51, which launched September 2009, certainly lives up to its pet moniker. The 50-foot powerboat—the long-awaited follow-up to the Magnum 50, which the South Florida builder launched in 1993—boasts a handsome exterior with sleek topsides bearing flush anchor lockers, cleats, and […]

Magnum 51

Called the bestia or beast, this new red-hulled Magnum was launched in late 2009. The boat, using Magnum’s solid construction, has posted top speeds of 74 mph with its twin 1800-hp MTU engines mated to Arneson surface drives. Designer Luiz de Basto kept the look of the powerful beast very aerodynamic, by recessing anchor lockers, […]