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Setting an Official Guinness Book of World Record: Largest Human Waterskiing Pyramid


UPDATE 11/05/2013: The Guinness Book of World Records officially announces 60 skiers pulled behind three Evinrude E-TEC 300 HP engines set the new world record for the Largest Human Waterskiing Pyramid.   Five water ski teams from Wisconsin and Illinois gathered together in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to break their own world record, pulling 60 skiers behind one boat, powered by… More

Technical Tidbits: Grand-Prix of the Sea

  • Bill Grannis

Historically off-shore boat racing was for well-to-do hobbyists looking for trophies and bragging rights. Normally the boats were not even visible to the spectators on shore except for the start and the finish which occasionally were located in different geographical areas. More often than not the owner with the biggest wallet — who could afford the best equipment and crew… More

Evinrude E-TEC 150HP Challenge


It’s an exciting day for the Evinrude community.  In the above video, you’ll find a video chronicling side-by-side tests pitting the Evinrude E-TEC 150HP engine against the Mercury 150HP engine.  In the independent tests, the Evinrude E-TEC 150HP engine outperformed its Mercury counterpart with superior power and torque.   Evinrude E-TEC has been outperforming 4 stroke engines for years, with… More