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Yamaha Marine Receives Tennessee Board of Regents Chancellors Award for Excellence in Philanthropy

Donations over last five years "reflect true spirit" of award

Kennesaw, Ga., March 21, 2017 – Yamaha Marine Group announced today that it was named the recipient of the Tennessee Board of Regents Chancellors Award for Excellence in Philanthropy. The award recognizes Yamaha’s contributions to the Motorcycle and Marine Service Program at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Chattanooga.

03/22/2017

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Yamaha Marine Receives 2017 Silver Star of Excellence from American Technical Education Association and the National Technical Honor Society® for Contributions to Technical Education

Recognized for contributions to the Motorcycle and Marine Service Program at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Chattanooga

Kennesaw, Ga., March 20, 2017 – Yamaha Marine Group announced today that it was awarded the 2017 Silver Star of Excellence from the American Technical Education Association and the National Technical Honor Society®.  Yamaha was recognized for its contribution to the Motorcycle and Marine Service Program at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Chattanooga.

03/20/2017

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Florida Governor Rick Scott Nominates Phil Dyskow for Appointment to Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council

Qualifications include decades of industry, conservation, and fisheries regulation experience

Kennesaw, Ga., March 16, 2017 - Yamaha Marine Group praised Governor Rick Scott for his recommendations to the Secretary of Commerce for appointments to the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (GMFMC), which included Phil Dyskow, Immediate Past President of Yamaha Marine Group.

03/16/2017

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Skeeter® Recognized Again for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction

Award marks company's fifteenth consecutive in 2017

MIAMI, Fla., February 17, 2017 — Skeeter, a leader in performance fishing boats, announced today from the Miami International Boat Show® that the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA®) has again recognized Skeeter with a CSI Award for excellence in customer satisfaction in the Freshwater Fiberglass Outboard Boat category. This year’s award is the fifteenth consecutive for Skeeter, an achievement no other fiberglass outboard fishing boat manufacturer can claim.  

02/17/2017

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Yamaha Recognized Again for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction

Award marks company's sixteenth consecutive in 2017

MIAMI, Fla., February 16, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today from the Miami International Boat Show® that the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA®) has again recognized Yamaha with a CSI Award for excellence in cusomer satisfaction in the Outboard Engine category. This year’s award is the sixteenth consecutive, an achievement no other outboard manufacturer can claim.

02/17/2017

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Yamaha Marine Kicks off 2017 by Introducing Eight New Outboards, Set Point™ Boat Positioning Function for Helm Master®, New Propellers and New Rigging Options

New products give boaters even more options and ways to enjoy their time on the water

KENNESAW, Ga., February 16, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group began the 2017 boat show season with the announcement of eight new outboards, Set Point™ boat positioning function for Helm Master®, and several new propellers and rigging options.

“We are so pleased to introduce so many new products during the first quarter of 2017,” said Ben Speciale. “The expansion of our brand through these products gives boaters even more options and ways to enjoy their time on the water while benefiting from Yamaha innovation, power and reliability.”

02/16/2017

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New Yamaha Marine Introduces New CL7™ Display

Display and Command Link Plus Gateway® improve boating experience

KENNESAW, Ga., February 16, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group today announced a new seven-inch CL7™ touchscreen display and a newly-designed, more robust Command Link Plus® gateway. Both are designed to improve the consumer boating experience.

02/16/2017

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Yamaha Marine Introduces Digital Electronic Control for the F150 and F175

precision of digital throttle and shift now available to more boat packages

KENNESAW, Ga., February 16, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group today announced that the F150 and the F175 are now available in models with digital electronic control (DEC).  The best-selling, most renowned motor in Yamaha’s history, the F150, and its bigger brother the F175, can now bri

02/16/2017

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Yamaha’s Helm Master® Integrated Boat Control System Offers Greater Control with Set Point™ and New CL7™ Display

New functionality takes Helm Master precision and control to the next level

KENNESAW, Ga., February 16, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today a new feature that gives its Helm Master® Integrated Boat Control System even greater levels of control. With the Set Point™ boat positioning function, boaters now have the capability to integrate all boat control systems and then guide them with global positioning system (GPS) navigation technology.

02/16/2017

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Yamaha’s All-New F25 is the Lightest 25-Horsepower Outboard in the Industry

The Smallest of Yamaha’s Midrange Outboards is Now Portable

KENNESAW, Ga., January 19, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today the addition of an all-new F25 to its lineup of four-stroke outboards.  Weighing less than 126 pounds, the smallest of Yamaha’s midrange outboards is now so light and compact, it’s portable.

01/19/2017

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