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Suzuki Marine launches new website

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Suzuki Marine USA, LLC has launched a new website designed to provide boaters with easier navigation, an informative and enjoyable online experience, and all the details they could ever need to research Suzuki Marine’s line up of four-stroke outboard motors from 2.5 to 350 horsepower. Now any boaters who visits suzukimarine.com will immediately notice a new look that is both ...

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Suzuki Marine partners with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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Suzuki Marine USA, LLC announced it has finalized a new partnership to be ‘The Official Outboard Motor of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ — forming a unique and exclusive relationship between a leading outboard motor brand and the 2021 Super Bowl Champions. As part of the agreement, both organizations will collaborate on a one-of-a-kind community event that will launch annually this ...

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Italian explorer completes RIB voyage

Capt. Sergio Davi steamed into Los Angeles Harbor May 23, completing a 10,000-mile journey aboard his 38-foot Nuova Jolly Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) Aretusa Explorer, powered by twin Suzuki DF300B outboard motors. Los Angeles was the final stop during Davi’s Ocean-to-Ocean voyage from Palermo, Italy, which encompassed both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, four continents (Europe, Africa, South America and ...

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2021 Boating Industry Bold Moves

By Adam Quandt Each year, Boating Industry’s Movers & Shakers program brings a stack of quality nominations to the editors’ desks. While we’ve already highlighted this year’s Mover & Shaker of the Year and finalists, there are certainly more industry leaders worthy of recognition for 2021. The six following industry members exemplify what it means to be a leader — ...

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Suzuki expands technical support team

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Suzuki Marine USA, LLC recently made two key hires that will bolster its robust and growing Technical Support team. Both are industry veterans who bring a wealth of experience in supporting marine dealer networks and in-depth technical knowledge of today’s advanced outboard motor technology. Earlier this year, Suzuki Marine USA hired Terry Posey to fill the new post of Field ...

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Suzuki Marine names new sales managers

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Suzuki Marine USA, LLC. has named two new members to its District Sales Manager (DSM) Team. One isa new hire for the company with a wealth of related boat and engine sales experience, the other, a Suzuki Marine veteran with more than 30 years with the company and a lengthy list of marine industry friends and contacts. Boating industry veteran ...

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Suzuki partners with Forest River for Nepallo line

Suzuki Marine USA, LLC has announced an exclusive business partnership with pontoon manufacturer Forest River. Through this partnership, Forest River’s new line of Nepallo Pontoon boats will be paired exclusively with Suzuki 4-stroke outboard motors, providing boaters, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts with state-of-the-art, reliable power for all their family adventures. Suzuki-powered Nepallo Pontoons will be available and exclusively sold at ...

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NMMA’s EMD Board reaches full BoatPAC participation

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BoatPAC announced it has reached full participation in contributions from NMMA’s Engine Manufacturers Division (EMD) Board. Comprised of nine members, each member has contributed to BoatPAC in 2021, whose mission is to support federal candidates that champion the recreational boating community and help propel its agenda in the halls of Congress. “Our engine manufacturers understand the importance of being on ...

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Suzuki manufacturing reaches 1 million motor milestone

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. recently announced that the production facility in Thailand that manufactures its 2.5HP through 30HP 4-stroke outboard motors has reached a significant milestone — the production of its 1,000,000th motor. Thai Suzuki, located in Thanyaburi, Pathum Thani, began producingmotorcycles in 1968 as Suzuki’s first motorcycle plant located outside ofJapan. The factory added production of outboard motors ...

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Suzuki names GM of new marine tech center

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. announced it has named industry veteran David Greenwood to be general manager of the company’s new Suzuki Marine Technical Center USA in Panama City, Fla. The appointment of Greenwood to this post comes shortly after Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. announced that the new technical center will be built on a 20-acre waterfront property the ...

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