VONORE, Tenn., June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The new X24, announced today by MasterCraft Boat Company (NASDAQ:MCFT), expands its edge in wakesurfing technology and performance, setting a new wakesurfing category standard. enter the market as The aquatic experience on our newest X-Series vessels fuses the science of cutting-edge MasterCraft wakesurf boat technology with the soul of surfing.
“With the X23 and iconic XStar setting the bar for wakeboarding, surfing and performance, it was tough to outdo ourselves. But we delivered,” said President and CEO of MasterCraft Boat Company. says Terry McNew. “With the new X24, we have created a reliable and exceptional experience with the ultimate in durability, reliability and performance on the water.”
A science-driven surfing experience
MasterCraft engineers have created award-winning wakesurfing technology and boats within the X-Series, and the X24 is no exception. Surf His science kicked into motion with his X24, starting with a new Surf-specific hull design when loaded up to 4,300 pounds. ‘s ballast and Gen 2 Surf System create the industry’s largest wake, fully sculpted and customized by MasterCraft technology.
New wake-specific technologies work together in the X24 to operationally speed up the wake-specific functions of your boat. A premium new for 2018, the new FastFill ballast system reduces time to tow by filling the X24’s ballast tanks in less than three minutes. Once full, the X24 debuts a new switchback ballast tank that instantly shifts the ballast left or right to suit the rider’s preference.
Luxurious cabins and surf-focused features
The X24 has space for 18 people and thoughtfully designed surf-friendly new storage features so friends and family can have more people, gear and fun on the water. The X24’s Pickle Fork bow and U-shaped seat layout create a spacious and comfortable configuration for watching and lounging. An optional transom lounge and reserved seating scenario create more options for owners to customize the interior. Storage on the X24 is a respectable 106 cubic feet, including the storage compartment above the ballast tanks.
The X24 comes standard with an easy-folding gas-shock-assisted ZFT2 tower equipped with surf sleeves and surf racks to hold all the boards you need for your surf out. The ZFT4 and ZFT7 Power Towers are additional tower upgrade options for the X24.
Unique technology and options make the difference
Revolutionizing the driving and entertainment experience, MasterCraft’s exclusive technology graces the new X24 as an option or as standard equipment. The X24 comes standard with the excellent Klipsch Audio sound system for the best sound on the water. Exclusive to MasterCraft, the customizable Klipsch audio system consists of marine speaker and amplifier solutions to create a powerful and customizable concert-style entertainment experience. The Klipsch audio system is also paired with each of MasterCraft’s optional Dual-Screen Dash driving modes to tailor the sound to the action.
MasterCraft’s Dual-Screen Dash is an optional yet groundbreaking feature for the X24. A unique dual-screen dash tailors the boat’s operation to three modes of use, improves helm styling and ergonomics, integrates with consumer technology devices, and provides critical diagnostic information, navigation and even tutorial videos. The technology we offer simplifies and enhances your onboarding experience.
The X24 features the latest General Motors engines marinated exclusively for MasterCraft by Ilmor Marine, including a direct-injection Ilmor 6000 GDI V8 (6.2L) as standard. The X24 also features the most powerful engine in MasterCraft’s arsenal, the Ilmor 7000 MPI V8 (7.4L). The X24 is also available with the option of the award-winning Dockster handling system. This is an innovative side rudder system that facilitates maneuvering in tight spaces and crowded marinas.
Length: 24 feet 2 inches / 7.3 M
Mid Hull Width: 102 inches / 2.59 M
Internal width: 87 inches / 2.2 M
Weight: 6,100 lbs / = 2,767 kg
Ballast Weight: Up to 4,300 LBS / 1949 KG
Fuel capacity: 85G/322L
Seated: 18 people
Storage: 106 cubic feet / 3.0 cubic meters
Hull: Vector Drive
Color Options: Infinite
Like all MasterCraft boats, the X24 comes with the best warranty on the water, the 5-year MasterCare protection plan. Handcrafted by “Master Craftsmen” at the company’s USA-based manufacturing facility, MasterCraft boats are built with quality and reliability in mind to deliver the highest resale value in the industry.
Fully customizable from bow to stern, consumers can visit http://www.mastercraft.com/boat/detail/x24 to configure their own X24. MasterCraft dealers will begin taking orders for the X24 model immediately.
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About MCBC Holdings:
Headquartered in Bonoa, Tennessee, MCBC Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCFT) is the parent company of MasterCraft Boat Company, a world-renowned innovator, designer, manufacturer and marketer of premium performance sports boats. Founded in 1968, MasterCraft has cultivated its iconic brand image through a rich history of industry-leading innovation. More than 40 years after the debut of his original MasterCraft, the company’s goal of making the best skis and wakeboards in the world remains the same. Wakesurf and luxury performance powerboats. For more information, please visit www.mastercraft.com.
Eric Doin // Dispatch
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