Articles/Links

Awards

Fluid Motion Wins Manufacturer or the Year Award, Seattle Business Magazine

Fluid Motion (maker of Ranger Tugs & Cutwater Boats) Wins Operational Excellence Award! 

Articles

RANGER TUGS FACTORY DELIVERY: Virginia Couple Cruises Puget Sound on Their Brand-New Ranger Tugs 29
Featured in Cruising Odyssey, February 2019

RANGER TUGS R29: The Favors Find the Advantages of a Trailerable Ranger 29
Featured in Cruising Odyssey, September 2018

RANGER TUGS R27: The New Ranger R-27
Featured in Chesapeake Bay Magazine, September 2018

RANGER TUGS R27: First Look, Ranger Tugs R-27
Featured in Power & Motoryacht, April 2018

RANGER TUGS COMMUNITY: Popular owner's Rendezvous in Punta Gorda, Florida
Featured in Cruising Odyssey, March 2018

RANGER TUGS R27: Coastal Adventurer
Featured in Soundings, December 2017

RANGER TUGS COMMUNITY: Ranger Tugs, Cutwater Boats Hold Biggest and Best Owners’ Rendezvous Ever
Featured in Cruising Odyssey, September 2017

RANGER TUGS FACTORY: An American Success Story
Featured in Passagemaker, May 2017

RANGER TUGS FACTORY: Q&A with Fluid Motion president John Livingston
Featured in Trade Only Today, November 2016

RANGER TUGS R23: The New Ranger Tugs R-23
New Boat Overview Sea Magazine, October 2016

RANGER TUGS R31: Expand your cruising landscape
Featured in Southern Boating, August 2016

RANGER TUGS R23: Launched: The New Ranger Tugs R-23
New boat announcement Soundings, February 2016

RANGER TUGS R31: Trailerable Tug Offers Great Cruising Solution
Advantages of the R31 Boating Georgian Bay, Fall 2014

RANGER TUGS R27: The Little Tug that Could
A R27 journeys down the ICW Prop Talk Magazine, September 2014

RANGER TUGS R29: A Journey from Toronto to Florida
Puddle Duck Maiden Voyage, ICW to Florida GAM Magazine 2014

RANGER TUGS R27: Best... Trip... Ever!
A 10-year-old recounts her favorite summertime journey aboard a R27 Lakeland Boating, February 2014

RANGER TUGS R27: Road Trip!?
Trailering a R27 from Texas to the Pacific Northwest for cruising Sea Magazine, January 2014

RANGER TUGS R31: Special Delivery
Article as featured in PassageMaker 
January/February 2013

RANGER TUGS R27: Sea trial
Article as featured in Chesapeake Bay Magazine, September 2012

RANGER TUGS R31: Command Bridge
Article as featured in SEA, July 2012

RANGER TUGS R27: Adventure Ready
Article as featured in Passagemaker, February 2011

RANGER TUGS R27: GULF ISLAND GETAWAY
Article as featured in Motorboating December 2010

RANGER TUGS R27: A DO-IT-ALL 27-FOOTER THAT’S AT HOME ON ANY WATER
Article as featured in Sea

RANGER TUGS R-21EC FEATURE
Article as featured in Batnytt

RANGER TUGS R-29: LESS IS MORE
Article as featured in Lakeland BOATING

A TRAILER-ABLE BOAT–90 DAYS–AND 1,600 MILES OF RIVER BOATING
Article as featured in BoatU.S.

COMFORTABLY COMPACT RANGER TUGS R29
Article as featured in Passage Maker.

URIGES SCHIFFCHEN RANGER TUGS 
R-21 EC BOAT. (GERMAN)
Article as featured in Skipper.

SIZE MATTERS: THE NEW RANGER TUGS R29 PROVES THAT GOOD THINGS, AND LOTS OF CRUISING POSSIBILITIES, CAN COME IN SMALL PACKAGES.
Article as featured in Motorboating 2009.

RANGER TUGS R29: POWER AND GRACE ALL ROLLED INTO ONE
Article as featured in SeaTrial

A 'BOTTOMS-UP' APPROACH
Profile on Dave Livingston featured in Power Cruising Magazine, September/October 2008

RANGER 25: AN EXCELLENT ENTRY-LEVEL FAST TRAWLER THAT'S TRAILERABLE
Article featured in Pacific Yachting, June 2008

TEST DRIVE: RANGER'S NEW 25-FOOT CRUISER CAN TAKE YOU ANYWHERE YOU WANT TO GO
Article as featured in Motorboating, May 2008

POCKET CHANGE: SMALL, TRAILERABLE CRUISERS ARE EXPANDING BOATING DESTINATIONS WITH THEIR VALUE AND VERSATILITY
Article as featured in Soundings, April 2008

THE RANGER TUGS R-25: A FUEL-SIPPING, COMFORTABLE-LIVING 25-FOOT MINI-TRAWLER
Article as featured in Heartland Boating, September 2007

ALASKA
Article as featured in Pacific Yachting Magazine

CRUISING ON A SMALL BOAT: RANGER R25, A QUICK SUCCESS
Article as featured in PassageMaker Magazine

Links

Cutwater Boats

Trailer Trawler Life - Cruising aboard Kismet

Tugnuts - A Website for Ranger Tug Owners and Enthusiasts