Originally Posted by JohnE
We'll just be lucky if the 214DD stays around given the success of the 214/ X14V. I asked Norm Krauss why they don't offer the 214 in conventional layout and he basically said that 'everybody's already done that'. Personally I love the layout. But I've already said that a thousand or so times.
Would be a bad mistake to remove the 14 in favor of the 14v's totally. Different boats. Different markets.