Reviewed Sep 2016
A few trends in marine manufacturing follow to a certain extent those of the auto industry. Take the shape of boats, for instance, that have gone from square-cabin fronts, windscreens and transoms to more rounded aesthetic lines of curved glass and Perspex and swept-down coamings. It is like the transition from a 1964 Holden EH Premier to the latest Holden Calais.
Haines Signature 542F was first launched back in 2002 and while that is a long way from 1964, it featured slightly squarish lines trendy of that era