Chaparral Boats is a fiberglass fabricating company that specializes in stern drive powerboats. The company manufactures approximately 30 different models. It has a significant dealer network in the nation's top recreational boating states and it serves major boating markets through its extensive dealer network, composed of approximately 160 independent dealers, as well as nearly 20 dealers outside the United States. Chaparral Boats is recognized throughout the nation as the largest independent builder of stern drive pleasure boats. It is a subsidiary of Marine Products Corporation, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of pleasure boats and outboard offshore fishing boats. Chaparral Boats is located in Nashville, Ga.