With triple 300hp outboards and a starting price under £300,000 is the Oryx 379 the steal of the decade already?
You can tell there is change in the air when the likes of Botnia, Windy, Sealine and Fairline are attaching outboard motors to their boats. Outboards are no longer laughed off as clunky and crude with a patchy attitude towards reliability, modern ones are smooth, fiercely powerful and the software that supports them gets more impressive with every generation.
That’s why it doesn’t seem strange to see Gulf-Craft’s 38ft Oryx 379 sitting in a berth in Swanwick Marina with not two but three 300hp V8 Mercury outboards poised menacingly on its transom.
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