CoastalRides has since become one of the leading lights in the UK Marine Industry leading the way in the rebuilding and reconditioning of Volvo Penta Diesel Marine engines and Volvo Penta Outdrives, as well as supplying Volvo Penta parts (http://coastalrides.co.uk) and many fit out items from major boat-builders, including Sealine, Fairline, Sunseeker and the like. They hold main dealerships for Nanni, Sole Diesel, Mercuiser, Yanmar, Vetus and Raymarine.
They also offer a boat brokerage service, and in 2012 they won a hotly contested bid to partner with the Metropolitan Police Marine Division; helping them to dispose of unwanted marine stock, including boats, ribs and parts including an Aquabell 33 that had been used to support their service in the 2012 Olympics. Over the past few years they have sold many boats through the boat brokerage service, including types of boats Sealine F34, Sealine S29, Sealine C39, Sealine 360 Statesman, Fairline Sun Fury, Aquafish 23, Cygnus Tornado, Princess 435 amongst others..
In 2012 CoastalRides employed a new website manager, Tony Wingfield from Dzines.co.uk which saw the team ramp up there online sales and advertising more of their stock online then ever before. Their website, www.coastalrides.co.uk, was redeveloped. With help from this easier to use website they are now fulfilling orders across the globe, spreading the CoastalRides ethos of value for money far and wide. The range of parts available on Coastalrides.co.uk is varied, and as well as the usual Volvo Penta Service Parts and Volvo Penta engine parts, you will also find a variety of Used Volvo Penta Parts as well as heavily discounted Raymarine electronic equipment. The website is constantly being added to and improved the latest part of which has seen literally hundreds of Volvo Penta Propellers categorised and added to the website.
CoastalRides has always aimed to stay true to their roots by offering a top quality, value for money service. With many items vastly under MRRP and 99% of all items in stock ready for same day dispatch Coastalrides has been saving their customers both time and money for many years. They have many projects planned for 2013 and the team are currently working on a couple of new websites to help strengthen the brand, there will be extra focus on building stock levels and as well as inviting part exchange on any purchases they will also be buying your unwanted Volvo Penta Parts, sterndrives, marine engines, gearboxes and boat fit out items.