Is it worth it to attend the Southland Boat Show in 2019?

05 August 2019

With numerous lakes and sharing a border with the ocean, Southland is a prime region to take a boat on the water and enjoy a relaxing day. Lake Te Anau and Milford Sound have pristine landscapes and plenty of options for fishing and recreation. Taking a guided cruise or tour can be fun, but there’s

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Mercury Racing Expands Max5 Prop Range

05 June 2019

Mercury Racing has expanded the MAX5 propeller family – now offering a larger 15.25-inch diameter version as well as the all-new MAX5 ST. The MAX5 lab-finished propeller is a proven performer – delivering tremendous results in both single and multiple-engine applications, including Mercury Racing’s 400R outboard and 600 SCi sterndrive, with a reduction in propeller

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Let’s Talk About Boat Motors

15 April 2019

If you’re a boat enthusiast, you probably know all about cavitation and the different piston cycles between Two-Stroke and Four-Stroke engines. If so, feel free to read on and scoff about this blog only scratches the surface of the engine casing. But if you’re new to boats or just want a refresher so you’re prepared

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All-new 400hp Verado Outboard

20 February 2019

Mercury Marine is introducing an all-new 400hp Verado outboard – the most powerful Verado on the water. Since the launch of Mercury’s 350hp Verado and Mercury Racing’s 400R four years ago, boat owners have been asking for a higher horsepower Verado engine. Now, those requests have been answered. “The acceptance of the 350hp Verado has

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Mercury Diesel 3.0L 150-270hp engines introduced at SIBS

08 August 2018

Mercury’s latest offering – a new line of 3.0-litre diesel engines for sterndrive, inboard and water-jet applications – has been released at the Sydney International Boat Show. Available in 150hp, 230hp and 270hp variants, these engines have been engineered, developed and tested over the past three years to lead their class in several key attributes;

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New V-8 and V-6 Engines for Mercury’s Powerful Pro XS Range

14 June 2018

Mercury has announced the addition of multiple new Pro XS outboards – V-8 4.6L engines in 200, 225, 250 and 300hp, along with an all-new V-6 3.4L 175hp model. These powerful and precise new engines further expand Mercury’s already outstanding offering, representing the next generation of performance. “The unveiling of these powerful, high-horsepower Pro XS

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New Commercial V-8 SeaPro outboards

29 May 2018

Mercury is expanding its family of SeaPro commercial outboards with a range of new V-8 4.6 litre models. Mercury is now offering 225hp, 250hp and 300hp V-8 engines – all delivering the incredible durability, reliability and efficiency that Mercury SeaPro are famous for. Following the release of the 200hp V-6 SeaPro in February, these new

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Mercury Releases NINE new V-8 and V-6 Outboards

22 May 2018

As part of the largest single new-product development program in the company’s history, Mercury is introducing nine next-generation outboard engines around the globe. Mercury, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, is now offering multiple new V-8 4.6L outboard engine models –• 250 and 300hp Verado• 250 and 300hp FourStroke, and• 200, 225, 250

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