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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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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 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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Yamaha Introduces New SDS™ for Reliance®, Saltwater Series II™, and Saltwater Series HS4 Propellers

SDS technology deleivers greater convenience for boaters

KENNESAW, Ga., January 19, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today three new propellers for boaters who prefer 150-to-300 horsepower: the new Reliance SDS propeller, the new Saltwater Series II propeller, and the new Saltwater Series HS4 propeller. All three propellers now feature improved Shift Dampener Systems (SDS) technology, delivering greater convenience for boaters.

01/19/2017

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Yamaha’s New F90 Leads its Class in Torque and Acceleration

Next Generation Outboard is Lighter, Quicker and Better

KENNESAW, Ga., January 19, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group introduced today next-generation F90 four-stroke outboard that is lighter and quicker than its predecessor, leading its class in torque and acceleration. With the new F90, Yamaha has also introduced a new F75 in the same engine family

01/19/2017

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Yamaha Introduces New Talon® Pontoon and Talon GP™ Aluminum SDS™ Propellers

Delivers quiet performance to midrange-powered pontoons and lighter boats

KENNESAW, Ga., January 19, 2017 —  Yamaha Marine Group announced today the addition of two new propellers to its Talon family: the new Talon  Pontoon and Talon GP Aluminum SDS  propellers. The two new propellers bring Yamaha’s exclusive Shift Dampener System (SDS) technology to the thrust-optimized Talon family and deliver quiet performance to midrange-powered pontoons and lighter boats.

01/19/2017

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Yamaha Introduces New V MAX SHO® 115 and 175 25-Inch Shaft Models

V MAX SHO Family Expands Again for more Boating Applications

KENNESAW, Ga., January 19, 2017 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today the addition of two new models to its V MAX SHO family: the V MAX SHO 115 X-Shaft and the V MAX SHO175 X-Shaft. Both models feature 25-inch shafts to meet the needs of more specific boating applications

01/19/2017

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