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4-stroke Outboards Compared to the Evinrude E-TEC Direct Injected 2-Stroke


Boating Magazine examined the popular myth that 4-stroke outboard engines are more fuel efficient than 2-stroke engines. After analyzing data, Boating concluded that this claim is simply untrue.   Comparisons are often made between older, carbureted two-strokes and newer fuel-injected four-strokes. In those cases, the enhanced economy comes from the fuel delivery system, not from the number of revolutions in a power cycle.… More

Experience More Fuel Efficiency with Less Environmental Impact


Amperage Overload.   Using a dual voltage alternator, the Evinrude E-TEC 150-hp delivers a screaming 133 amps, which means you can run all the navigation systems, depth finders, fish finders, and stereo & speakers systems you want, and never have to worry about running out of power.   Their Loss, Your Gain.   While other 150-hp manufacturers are experiencing delays, the Evinrude… More