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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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Outboards are in

By David Gee Over 330,000 new outboards found their way to customers in 2020, accounting for the highest sales volume in 20 years, and an increase of 18% over 2019. “The heightened interest in boating amid the COVID-19 pandemic helped to propel outboard engine sales to historic levels last year as more Americans took to the water, on a new ...

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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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Suzuki chooses Tampa for U.S. HQ

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Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. has announced it has chosen Tampa as the corporate headquarters location of its new company, Suzuki Marine USA, LLC. The new company will be located at 13521 Prestige Place and plans to create numerous jobs over the next several years. Operations for Suzuki Marine USA, LLC are set to begin April 1, 2021. The new ...

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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 restructures U.S. operations

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Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. has announced it will restructure its operations in the United States. This new direction will reorganize the Suzuki Motorcycle/ATV and Marine Divisions into two separate companies set to begin operations on April 1, 2021. This new organization is designed to give both new companies the best opportunity to optimize their success in their respective industries. ...

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Suzuki unveils pair of new outboards

Suzuki Marine unveiled their new-for-2021 DF115BG and DF140BG 4-stroke outboards, the first in their class to offer all the advantages of drive-by-wire technology. By bringing proven drive-by-wire technology to its 115HP and 140HP in-line four-cylinder models, Suzuki is providing simplified rigging for a wide range of boat builders, along with silky smooth shifting, instant throttle response, enhanced performance and superior ...

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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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Suzuki to build new U.S. marine technical center

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. announced plans for its future Suzuki Marine Technical Center USA, scheduled to be built on a 20-acre waterfront property in Panama City, Fla.  While the official launch date for this project is still unknown, Suzuki is currently finishing renovations on existing building sites on the property. "As a mobility company, Suzuki is about empowering people ...

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