Alan Jones

Alan Jones is a marine journalist who has tested more than a thousand boats and written more than 500 boat reviews and video walkthroughs online, including fishing boats, cruisers, PWC, pontoons and ski boats. If it floats, he's tested it. One of his passions is testing new products that make boating easier and safer. Currently the president of Boating Writers International, Alan is a gearhead who's tested almost every engine that's come out in the last 20 years. He also loves fishing of all kinds.
Gagues on a 2021 Windy W29 Coho GT boat
For many boat drivers, nothing beats gauges for delivering needed information in a hurry.
Ken Clinton at Intrepid Powerboats explains their fiberglass boat building process.
Alan Jones discusses fiberglass boat construction, chopper guns and the vacuum infusion process.
Twin Mercury V12 600 HP Outboard Engines On A Scout Center Console Boat. Photo: Alan Jones.
Mercury’s 7.6L V12 600hp Verado was purpose-built to push the biggest outboard-powered boats