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The Devil in Your Fuel — Clean Out Your Fuel System!

Water and debris in the bottom half of a filter means a visit to the shop is in order.  A writer for The Florida Sportsman reveals in the article below some of the issues that arise after boat spends a winter in storage.

If it’s been three months or longer since you last ran your boat, consider having the […]

By |February 24th, 2014|News Blog|Comments Off

Mercury Racing Unveils 540 Engine

Dubbed as the replacement for the HP525EFI engine—the longtime workhorse of the Mercury Racing engine line—the new 540 engine debuted during the Miami International Boat Show. Click here to read the article from Speed On The Water, covering the debut, or check out the excerpt below.

Thanks to larger cylinder bores, the naturally aspirated 8.6-liter engine has a 21-cubic-inch displacement advantage—523 […]

By |February 17th, 2014|News Blog|Comments Off
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    Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Boaters and Those Who Love Them

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Boaters and Those Who Love Them

Spring and the 2014 recreational boating season is just around the corner. With that in mind the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary would like to offer some special Valentine’s Day gift ideas for boaters to help them stay safe all year long, and will surely last longer than roses.

One of the best gift ideas for boaters is to sign them […]

By |February 10th, 2014|News Blog|Comments Off

How Fast Is Too Fast? — Performance Boating Tips

Matt Trulio recently interviewed Tres Martin, the founder of the Performance Boat School and renowned driving instructor, reviewing some safety tips in relation to the ever-popular question… How fast is too fast when it comes to performance boating? Check out a portion of the article below, or read it in full here.

How fast is too fast?

Martin broke his answers […]

By |February 3rd, 2014|News Blog, What Things Are Trending|Comments Off

Powerboat Nation Provides Insight To 500 HP Engines

Check out a portion of the article from Powerboat Nation below, or click here to read the piece in full.

As the industry is evolving, so are the powerboats of today, and what makes this so significant is the fact the the engine and propulsion providers are really focusing on the 520, 525, 565, and 570 horsepower ranges. The primary […]

By |January 27th, 2014|News Blog|Comments Off