18-foot 1952 Chris-Craft Riviera


Boat summary: 18-foot 1952 Chris-Craft Riviera

The Chris-Craft Riviera was a fairly popular-style runabout during the 1950s, and from 1950-54 the production run totaled a solid 1,210 (hull numbers R-18-001 to R-18-1210). This stylefeatures natural mahogany sides and top deck, with the distinctive blond king plank, narrow on the fore deck and wide aft of the cockpit over the motor hatch and back of the transom.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2012/01/31/18-foot-1952-chris-craft-riviera