Four Winns Announces New Twin Hull TH36

PHOTO COURTESY OF FOUR WINNS The new TH36 from Four Winns marks the start of a whole new catamaran range that exudes comfort, casual elegance and timeless design. “At a glance, the all-new outboard catamaran stands out from its peers,” says Martin Meyer, product manager. Drawing inspiration from the brand’s HD series, Italian Garroni Design […]

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VMT Electric Outboard Motors Selected by Groupe Beneteau

Groupe Beneteau and Vision Marine Technologies announced plans to integrate Vision Marine’s electric outboard motors with several models across the boat builder’s portfolio of brands. The initial offering will be launched under the Four Winns brand with deliveries expected to be available in spring 2023. In addition to the VMT’s outboards on Four Winns boats, the […]

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Install an Electric Line Puller

The Brutus Pacific Pro line puller is available to fit downrigger bases from three brands, including the Cannon STX and HS (Big Body) mounts, Scotty No. ­1023 mount and Burnewiin mount. If you already have one of these bases on your boat, you may well be able to use it for the Brutus. Tim Barker Special […]

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Performance Center Fall Run Presents A Perfect Season-Finale

From mid-May through the late August, the Lake of the Ozarks is flush with exceptional go-fast boating events—from Performance Boat Center’s Spring Fun Run and Outboard Fun Run to Big Thunder Marine’s Support Our Troops Poker Run and Baja, Donzi and Fountain Fun Run—all in advance of the annual Lake of the Ozarks Shootout. But […]

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Formula Going Fishing With First 337 CCF Center Console

Announced during the 2022 Miami International Boat Show, Formula Boats’ first 38-foot center console will debut at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which is scheduled for October 26-30 in the Southwest Florida city. The new model, dubbed the Formula 387 Center Console Fish, is powered by triple Mercury Racing 450R outboard engines. Formula’s first […]

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Evoy launches new electric engine, announces partnerships

This year in Cannes, Evoy will launch their prototype of the Outboard Storm – a 300-hp electric outboard motor systems with 225-kW continuous power. Evoy designs electric outboard and inboard motor systems ranging from 120 hp to 400 hp continuous and has so far released the Outboard Breeze (120 hp and 90 kW continuous power […]

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Electric Outboard Repowering on a Boston Whaler Super Sport

Improved charging means less downtime between activities. Capt. Vincent Daniello Back in 2015, I’d mused on these pages that my son, Evan, then in kindergarten, would likely own an electric-propelled boat. Now he’s in middle school and can operate a boat on his own. Has electric propulsion matured to where my light-hearted prediction might actually […]

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Skeeter awarded ISO 9001 certification

Skeeter Products, Inc. earned International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001 certification for the design and manufacturing of outboard motor fiberglass performance fishing boats on July 15, 2022. This internationally recognized standard ensures Skeeter Products, Inc. meets the needs of customers through an effective quality management system. “Quality is at the heart of everything we do […]

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Choosing the Right Throttle and Shift Cables for Your Boat

Ordering the correct length proves critical when replacing throttle and shift cables. Courtesy Dometic Cable throttle and shift controls still dominate the boating market for outboard, inboard and sterndrive engines. Cables from brands such as Dometic Marine (previously SeaStar) and Uflex provide smooth, reliable service for years, even decades, but they might eventually wear out, […]

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Outboard Propeller Comparison

Choosing the right propeller will maximize your outboard’s performance. Courtesy Mercury, Piranha, Michigan Wheel Special delivery: Sign up for the free Boating email newsletter. Subscribe to Boating magazine for $14 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Your outboard needs a propeller—maybe two if you are smart and carry a spare. There are literally dozens of prop […]

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Inside The SOTW Mag 2022 Interview Issue—Bill And Patience Forenski

Bill and Patience Forenski divide their time between their main home in Delaware, where Forenski owns and operates two WMF Watercraft & Marine dealership locations, and their second home in Southwest Florida. Estimating that they spend 60 percent of their time at their Northeastern digs and 40 percent down south, they said their goal is […]

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Countdown to Southampton Boat Show 2022: Saxdor 270

The scale of the gap between Saxdor’s original 200 model and its award-winning 320 has always seemed a bit surprising, but it looks like the Southampton Boat Show launch of the Saxdor 270 is set to remedy that… The Saxdor 270 is all about fast, accessible day boating fun Entering the fray as direct competition […]

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Volvo Penta Coastal Series Sterndrives

An all-aluminum engine and drive specially coated to thwart corrosion. Courtesy Volvo Penta Historically, the technology and metallurgy of sterndrives often failed to measure up to the rigors of saltwater service. Volvo Penta’s Coastal Series seeks to draw boaters back to sterndrives with an anti-corrosion package and an included seven-year warranty, offering saltwater boaters sterndrive […]

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Performance-Oriented Pontoon Dealership Opens Southwest Florida Location

When it comes selling Avalon and Tahoe pontoon boats decked out with custom paint, massive sound systems and Mercury Racing outboard engines, Delaware-based WMF Watercraft and Marine is an industry leader. That’s because Bill Forenski, the multi-location dealership’s founder and owner, is a longtime go-fast powerboat enthusiast who currently owns an MTI 340X catamaran he […]

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Iguana Yachts Announces New Electric Foiler

PHOTO COURTESY OF IGUANA In partnership with EVOY, Iguana has launched a new boating project to release the Iguana Foiler, the first fully electric amphibious boat. Powered by a 300 hp EVOY electric outboard, the Foiler runs on land, sea and air courtesy of retractable foils and tracks.  The surface piercing, foldable foils reduce energy […]

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Electric Invaders

On a Norwegian adventure with the crew of Viking-inspired engineers at Evoy, Simon Murray discovers not only the fanatical dedication behind the race to build the fastest electric boats in the world, but the true meaning of “skol!” Evoy’s electric motors are propelling Norwegian boats to some of the fastest speeds achieved by electricity alone. […]

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