FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Mercury Marine earned several honors in the inaugural Powerboat Magazine Readers Choice Awards.
Mercury Marine won the “Favorite Sterndrive Manufacturer” category. Mercury Racing also was named Powerboats readers’ “Favorite Engine Builder” and received honorable mention in the “Favorite Propeller Manufacturer” category.
“We take pride in building the best sterndrives on the market,” Kevin Grodzki, former president of MerCruiser and current President of Mercury Sales, Marketing and Commercial Operations, said in a release. “This award is extra special because it comes from the boating enthusiasts we proudly serve.”
Twenty categories were determined and 60 awards were presented in Powerboats’ first-ever Readers Choice Awards. Almost 900 performance boat enthusiasts voted for their favorite marine manufacturers, dealers and boating destinations. The complete list of winners can be found in Powerboat’s September issue or online at powerboatmag.co.
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