Engines and Motors

  • MTU 2000 M96

    Rolls-Royce to rebrand Power Systems division


    UK engineering group Rolls-Royce has announced that it is planning a rebranding of its Power Systems division which includes the core MTU brand. The latter is a top provider for supplying engines for superyachts.

  • Strong demand for its DF350 outboard in North America drove Suzuki marine net sales and operating income in FY 2018

    Mixed 2019 Q1 results for Suzuki


    Suzuki Motor Corp released its 2019 first-quarter results on Monday, revealing lower overall sales and profits attributed to a sagging Indian automotive market offsetting gains in the company’s marine and motorcycle business.

  • US boat sales

    Brunswick’s 2nd quarter results show a weakening US market


    The industry’s global leader posted a solid performance for the first half of 2019, but a slowdown in wholesale shipments reflects concerns about weaker market conditions for the remainder of the year

  • Matt Dayman

    EP Barrus expands Marine Leisure Division


    EP Barrus Ltd, the UK-based engine importer and distributor, has appointed Matt Dayman to the newly created role of application and technical support engineer for the Marine Leisure Division.

  • Cox CXO300 diesel outboard

    Cox Powertrain expands technical leadership team


    Cox Powertrain in the UK has announced new management appointments to further strengthen its technical leadership team ahead of production of the new CXO300 diesel outboard, which is set to commence this year.

  • The OXE Diesel outboard

    Cimco Marine expands Med presence


    Sweden’s Cimco Marine, manufacturer of the OXE diesel outboard, has entered into a distributor agreement with Rama Motori SpA of Italy – extending the availability of the OXE diesel engine in the Mediterranean.

  • Torqeedo-Travel-1003-boat

    Torqeedo issues battery safety warning


    Germany-based Torqeedo GmbH has issued a safety warning related to a potential fire risk involving rechargeable batteries used to power the company’s Travel and Ultralight electric outboard motors.

  • mm2

    Mercury Racing 450R V-8 opens bigger boats to outboard power


    Mercury Racing’s new 450R comes to market with the best power-to-weight and torque-to-weight ratios of any outboard engine of 400hp or more, making it a candidate for larger, heavier boats, opening additional markets to the performance division of Mercury Marine, and hastening the transition in the US from sterndrive to ...

  • Waterworld2

    Dutch inboard electric motor manufacturer appoints UK distributor


    Water World Electronics, a Dutch manufacturer of electric inboard motors, has appointed Energy Solutions as its exclusive UK distributor.

  • Evinrude’s new G2 product targets a wide range of aluminum fishing boats, pontoon boats, RIBS and fibreglass runabouts

    Evinrude expands E-TEC G2 outboard range


    New three-cylinder 115 H.O., 140hp and 150hp models extend G2 range into ’core of the market’