Finnmaster Boats announced its entry into the UAE market at this year’s Dubai International Boat Show. The event, which was held from March 1 – 5, saw the company present its T9 Gulf Edition, built specifically for the Gulf market.
Finnmaster Boats has been manufacturing boats for nearly 30 years and is among the very few Finnish shipyards that still build their models entirely in-house in Finland. The T9 showcased the best of Finnish craftsmanship, world-class manufacturing capabilities, and innovative designs.
Finnmaster Boats has also chosen two-time F1 Powerboat World Champion Sami Seliö to be the Brand Ambassador for the company in the UAE. Seliö is currently racing for the Sharjah team who also has a strong experience with boats and understand the climate requirements for European boats to perform in the Gulf Region.
The Finnmaster T9 Gulf Edition comes with an extensive list of standard and optional features such as air conditioning, UV protective glass, two large Garmin Navigation screens, two cabins for four guests, and nearly 30 other additional options fitted onboard. The T9 Gulf Edition also features an impressive and dynamic frame structure that guarantees an excellent driving characteristic while maintaining its comfortable riding capabilities.
Finnmaster Boats Oy is one of the largest and fastest-growing recreational boat manufacturers in Finland and the Nordic countries. Finnmaster, part of the multi-industry group Terra Patris, is a family company with roots in Ostrobothnia, known for its boat-building tradition. The company is known for its modernly designed and impressive boats, which have been awarded with several awards in the boat industry around Europe.
Finnmaster Boats Oy manufactures fiberglass and aluminum boats under its three brands: the luxury day cruisers, Finnmaster; aluminium boats, Husky, and the premium day yachts, Grandezza. The company’s factories are located in Kokkola, Kalajoki and Sammatti and employ more than 200 people, some of whom are already in their third generation as boat builders