The Miss GEICO powerboat racing team, which has won six world championships, will be a featured attraction at the 2013 South West International Boat Show. The team’s display will include the second-generation Miss GEICO powerboat. The boat show will be March 21 – March 24 (Thursday-Sunday) at the South Shore Harbour Marina on Clear Lake.
The second generation Miss GEICO MTI catamaran is 44 feet long and weighs 10,500 pounds. Its TM 1850 twin turbines generate 3,900 total horsepower and boast a top recorded speed of 194 mph. Also on display will be the Miss GEICO motorcycle, ATV and 100 mph-plus jet ski. Team posters, hero cards, and GEICO giveaways will be available as well. When visiting the Miss GEICO display area, show attendees can also register for a chance to win a 24-inch electric radio controlled Pro Boat Miss GEICO replica as well as a $200 gas gift card.
Two world championships titles were won with the 44-foot Miss GEICO MTI. The team won an additional four world championships.
2013 South West International Show Information and Details:
- Show Location: South Shore Harbour Marina – 2500 S Shore Blvd, League City, TX
- Thursday, March 21, 12:00pm – 7:00pm
- Friday, March 22, 12:00pm – 7:00pm
- Saturday, March 23, 10:00am – 7:00pm
- Sunday, March 24, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Admission to the South West International Boat Show is $13 for adults, $5 for ages 6-14 and FREE for kids 5 and under. A $2 off coupon is available online.
Source: www.fatcatwebproductions.com; March 13, 2013.
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