Baby bootlegger. this iconic racing boat was originally designed by george crouch in 1924 and went on to win the 1924 and 1925 apba gold cup. our plans for this boat. 1953 19′ chris craft racing runabout: talk about sleek, sexy, and fast. this is one cool boat. not exactly the model you want to take your family out tubing or. Chris-craft barrel back mahogany runabout 1940 #1234 dumas chris craft barrel back mahogany runabout 1940 in 1940 chris-craft introduced a new hull style called the.