Make sure you’re using the right techniques, additives when it times to winterize

Sponsored by ValvTect Petroleum Products
October 2, 2015

Football is kicking off, the kids are back in school and the days are getting shorter. In most of the country, that means it’s time to start getting those boats ready for winter. With that in mind, here are some tips for winterizing from marine fuel and marine fuel additive supplier ValvTect Petroleum... Read more »

Brownell Hydraulic Stern Drive Installation Jack


Brownell Boat Stands
June 1, 2015

Brownell Boat Stands, Inc., manufacturer of the iconic solid steel boat stand system that revolutionized out-of-water boat storage sixty years ago, has recently introduced a new product on its way to becoming an industry standard. Brownell’s new Hydraulic Stern Drive Installation Jack (Model # SD3)... Read more »

The API Scan Tool 4000


API Marine
May 1, 2015

API Marine’s Scan Tool 4000 is the "must-have" tool for mechanics and dealers. It provides quick and reliable diagnostic information on the most common makes and models of marine propulsion systems—and costs only a fraction of existing scan tools currently on the market. Smaller repair shops can... Read more »

Infinity PRV350 by Prospec Electronics


Prospec Electronics
February 13, 2015

The Infinity PRV350 is the latest marine receiver unveiled by Prospec Electronics for 2015. Given today’s dash cosmetics in the automobile world, Prospec designed this stereo with the car market in mind. It is a well known fact that boat OEMs look to the automobile industry for the latest in colors... Read more »

New VDO Allentare Gauges deliver legendary quality, craftsmanship and fresh, new styling at competitive pricing

VDO Allentare Gauges

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket
October 27, 2014

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket, manufacturer and supplier of VDO OE-engineered instrumentation and accessories for the marine market, and the maker of the world renowned VDO Viewline Instruments, has just launched the VDO Allentare marine gauge line. This new instrument range features... Read more »

SeaDek discusses growth, innovation

Boating Industry
October 17, 2014

SeaDek Marine Products, which manufactures non-slip pads and other products out of its Florida plant, has experienced remarkable growth over the last few years. Earlier this year, the company moved into a new 72,000-square-foot facility and has added dozens of employees. SeaDek was also recently named... Read more »

Dealer network, Nautique Cares help company stand out from the crowd

Boating Industry
October 6, 2014

Nautique Boat Company and its predecessors have been building boats in Florida for nearly 90 years, but the company continues to innovate and advance the industry. Mike Yauch and Greg Meloon recently shared their thoughts about what sets Nautique apart, from its dealer network to products to the Nautique... Read more »

My-Villages stays on growth trajectory


May 1, 2014

From its acquisition of DockMaster and new partnerships with boat builders and dealers for its The Boat Village online service, My-Villages continues to grow. Kevin Hutchinson, founder and CEO of My-Villages, shared some insights on where the company is headed and how he thinks it can reshape the way... Read more »

Dealerships can make money on finance and cash deals

By Heather Mariscal - Priority One
April 4, 2014

When a customer is ready to purchase his boat he has the option of paying cash or financing the unit. More than likely you are hoping he is going to finance with your dealership because you have the opportunity to make additional profit through finance reserve and products such as extended service contracts,... Read more »

Freedom Boat Club growing boating

Freedom Boat Club
March 17, 2014

Even as boat sales dropped during the recession, Americans continued their love affair with boating as participation numbers hit record levels. At Freedom Boat Club, it’s all about getting more people on the water. The boat club model is one that grows boating and opens it up to people who – for... Read more »