Power & Motoryacht

HCB 65

I meet the HCB 65 Estrella in Montauk, New York, where I find a short window to slip the beast from its chains for a test. The captain for the world’s largest production center console is a young-looking man named Matt Huyge who deftly uses the boat’s ZF joystick to slide us out

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