Axopar Media Reviews

If you want an unbias review on our range, you know you can trust the expert journalists that write for local and international boating media.

Read or watch, and you’ll also find out exactly why the Axopar range is praised so highly…

Axopar 28 Cabin Review – 2019

See the indepth video review and article following the test of the Axopar 28 Cabin in some rough sea conditions. Find out how it performs.

Axopar 28 First Impression – January 2019

From Finland, Axopar boats look different, perform well, and provide versatility and easy maintenance. The new 28 series exemplifies this ethos. Take a look.

Finnish Fun: Axopar 28

Club Marine – September 2018

If you happen to get a chance to drive the Axopar 28, you’ll discover what a soft-riding, sure-footed and seaworthy beast it truly is. Blink and you’ll think you’re aboard a North Sea rescue craft or military stealth vessel.

Axopar 28 Review Video

Boating New Zealand – June 2017

It’s a very flat smooth ride, not bouncing about, the boat stays very level. There is great visibility from the helm.

Stepping Up the Speed – Axopar 28

Boating New Zealand – June 2017

If you are expecting the Axopar 28 to look like a traditional 8.5m powerboat, you’re in for a surprise. And if you’re expecting it to perform like one, you’re in for a shock.

Tested: Axopar 28 AC

Pacific Yachting Canada – June 2016

“The performance and fuel economy are both outstanding. Fit and finish are also first-rate. Its striking design is another feature that will draw in customers… From bow to stern this new offering is a refreshing departure from the norm.”

Axopar 28TT Test

Powerboat and RIB – May 2016

Greg Copp faces the wrath of a feisty sea to test a craft clearly designed to tackle all but the most challenging of conditions…


Ultimate Sports Boats Super Test: Axopar 28 OC + 2 Others

Motorboat and Yachting UK – May 2015

A comparison of the Axopar 28 OC + Draco 27RS, XO 250 and Paragon Ranger 25 – “When it comes down to the wire, the Axopar stands out as the most talented all-rounder of the bunch, and combines many of the best elements of the other three boats without ever feeling bland or compromised”

Axopar 28 OC Review

Motorboat and Yachting – February 2015

We get the long awaited Axopar 28 OC out on the water for its first UK sea trial. The upright bow oozes intent, peeling down to a hard knuckle of sprayrail, which deepens and widens as it surges aft.