It’s not a trick question BTW, Okay, stick with us here, cause it all makes sense, but only in our strange little world known as Woodyboaterville. Ready? Now, Meet Carl Fisher.
For those who don’t know Carl, he is the one who started Prest-o-lite
and with the fortune from that company built the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, which opened in 1909.Okay, go that part?
So, what’s that have to do with a boats bear with me. Fisher also created Miami Beach out of Florida swamp land. Yes, that Miami Beach.
Needing a boat to oversee his development, he turned to George Lawley and Sons to build a William Hand designed V-bottomed powerboat. Hence the boat and it’s name.
And now to lake Tahoe. Sierra Boat did a full restoration on Miami, a 1916 Lawley. And here is the best part, You can continue her amazing history, maybe in Miami, Ohio? Or back to Florida. She is Currently for sale, this a great opportunity to own this historic vessel. Go to sierraboat.com for pictures, and this video and more.
Okay, that was the video. So, there are a ton more photos and even a restored toilet! YUP! It has it all. HERE IS THE DIRECT LINK