Tag Archives: outboard

Outboard engine sales continue to surge on the strength of constant innovation

The growth in recreational boating over the past several years has been achieved in large part due to corresponding advances in outboard power. It’s impossible to walk through any consumer boat show these days and not be struck by the overwhelming prevalence of outboard engines. From lightweight portables to behemoth V8s, outboard engines continue to dominate sales figures not just ...

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Pure Watercraft launches electric Pure Outboard

On Wednesday, Pure Watercraft announced its flagship product Pure Outboard, which is now available for pre-order. Andy Rebele, a boating and rowing enthusiast and an entrepreneur, founded Pure Watercraft. He and his team of engineers spent the past four years researching and developing the Pure Outboard. The engine was built from the ground up without borrowing pieces of a gas-powered ...

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Honda Marine launches new BF100 outboard marine engine

ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Honda Marine introduces the new BF100 horsepower (hp) 4-stroke engine, the most powerful outboard to join the Honda Marine mid-range engine lineup. Incorporating a host of Honda exclusives and technologically advanced features, the Honda BF100 marine outboard engine provides increased value and benefit to consumers who want solid and responsive power and maximum time on the water. ...

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Brunswick Reports Q2 2013 Earnings

Outboards are strong, while fiberglass sterndrives continue trailing overall market Citing strong performance in its outboard engine, fitness equipment and U.S. bowling segments, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) reported positive second quarter 2013 financial results. Net sales increased 4 percent versus second quarter 2012. Gross margin was 60 basis points higher versus the previous year, and adjusted operating earnings increased 12 ...

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