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  • Sam Thorpe

    Barrus expands marine leisure team


    British marine engine and equipment distributor EP Barrus has appointed Sam Thorpe to the role of dealer auditor and boat technical support for its Marine Leisure Division.

  • CXO300 at Marstrand Boat Show (002)

    Cox hopes to start CXO300 production in early 2020


    Cox Powertrain Ltd plans to manufacture 2,000 units of its new CXO300 outboard diesel engine in 2020 once it has the required approvals from the US’s Environmental Protection Agency and the European RCD.

  • Yamaha boat & engines

    Yamaha Motor’s share price jumps 13% on Q3 results

    2019-11-15T15:02:00Z IBI , by Arlene Sloan

    Japan’s top manufacturer of outboard motors, personal watercraft, and boats reported a 4% increase in marine revenues for the first nine months of 2019, and confirmed the company’s outlook for year-end results

  • Brunswick's David Foulkes

    Brunswick’s Q3 net sales down 5.7%

    2019-10-24T15:35:00Z By Arlene Sloan,

    US-based Brunswick Corporation reported financial results through the end of September showing anticipated declines in top-line revenues, but exceeding earnings expectations

  • Volvo D4D6

    Tough Q3 for Volvo Penta


    Volvo Group reported financial results for the third quarter of its 2019 fiscal year today, revealing a difficult quarter for its Volvo Penta marine division.

  • News

    Torqeedo owner Deutz buys battery specialist

    2019-10-15T08:59:00Z IBI , by Stefan Gerhard

    Exactly two years ago, German engine manufacturer Deutz took over Torqeedo, a leading specialist for electric boating systems. Now Deutz AG has announced the acquisition of the battery specialist Futavis. With the purchase of the company, which is located near the Dutch border, “Deutz AG is supplementing its electrification strategy ...

  • Honda Marine stand at Southampton

    Honda Marine bolsters Boat Builder Alliance


    Two new Honda-powered leisure boat ranges – the 4XC line built in collaboration with Italian sportsboat builder Ranieri and the H-Series of RIBs designed and built in partnership with Highfield Boats – made their UK debut at the Southampton International Boat Show today.

  • Honda Marine

    Honda updates large outboards


    Targeting what it calls the “heart of the boating market”, Honda Marine has released new versions of its three largest outboard 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’

  • Mercury Marine's Chris Drees (centre) cuts ribbon opening new US$9m diecasting expansion

    Mercury Marine cuts ribbon on US$9m diecast expansion


    In a move to expand capacity to meet current and future product demand, Mercury Marine has completed a US$9m, 23,500sq ft expansion to its diecasting operation at its Fond du Lac, Wisconsin headquarters.

  • News

    Evinrude named official engine supplier to America's Cup challenger


    Evinrude to outfit American Magic’s fleet of chase boats with 300 HP E-TEC G2 engines