Classic Beauty

Those who are seeking a sophisticated alternative to all the no-frills center consoles out there will be ecstatic when they step aboard Capoforte’s all new FX270.
Words by Bill Lindsey | January 31, 2024 | Luxury

The Capoforte FX270 takes what is great about center console-style boats and makes it better. This style of boat is one of the most popular on South Florida waters for simple reasons: they are ideal for fishing and diving, everyone on board has a great view of the passing scenery, and they are the aquatic version of magic carpets for family fun, or evening cocktail cruises. While most center consoles are sparsely appointed, the FX270 is first-class all the way. From the 4 hull color options to the two-tone upholstery of the wrap-around bow seating area, the ergonomic helm seats, and the cockpit lounge. Below the protective T-top lies the high-tech helm station, beneath which resides a well-appointed head and dry-storage area. Powered by either a single 350-hp outboard, or two 200-hp outboards, the FX270 cruises at 20 knots, with a 140-gallon fuel tank that allows all-day adventures in grand style;