Engines

Mid-Range Hot Rod

Mid-Range Hot Rod

Yamaha’s new V MAX SHO 115 bridges the gap to 150 hp.

The 115 hp outboard is something of an anomaly. Starting with the 9.9 hp engines, horsepower ratings tend to go up in 10 to 15 hp increments. The big V-6s invariably rise in 25 hp jumps, but the 115 has the distinction of being the odd man out.


Do-It-Yourself Power

Do-It-Yourself Power

With GM phasing out many popular engine blocks used by MerCruiser, what’s a company to do?

G Whiz

G Whiz

The future is now with Evinrude’s revolutionary G2 outboards

Wily About Winterization

Wily About Winterization

Check out our 26-point checklist that will get your engine ready for winter — and the first launch next spring.

Lighten Up

Lighten Up

The new kings of Suzuki’s portable category prove that three is less than two.

Heavyweight Champs

Heavyweight Champs

Extreme wakesports boats haul massive loads, so their engines have to be serious overachievers.

B Happy

B Happy

Yamaha’s new F115B means you can use the words lightweight and four-stroke in the same sentence.

You Can Do It

You Can Do It

We have 5 engine maintenance issues you can diagnose and/or handle on your own.

Engage in Engine Preparedness

Engage in Engine Preparedness

Don’t waste that first unexpected great boating day.

The New Face of Outboards

The New Face of Outboards

The Truth About Props

The Truth About Props

There is a lot of information about boat props floating around… and some of it’s even true.

Going Low

Going Low

Evinrude E-TEC 135 H.O.

To Winterize or Not Winterize…

To Winterize or Not Winterize…

Winter’s arrival doesn’t mean you are dead in the water until spring.

Jet Blast

Jet Blast

Check out the three engines that are powering the bulk of the jet-boat industry’s latest models.

It’s a Clean Machine

It’s a Clean Machine

Having a dirt-free engine is not only a beautiful thing to behold but also pays some dividends.