Hull's entry for the powerboat championships is being officially unveiled later. The community raised over £20,000 to purchase the vessel, which has been named 'One Hull of a Boat.'
The 28ft boat will enter the UK legs of the 2013 P1 Championships and will be used to promote Hull around the world.
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