Mercury Marine launches five year limited warranties on gas sterndrives and inboards during “Power of Protection” event

Fond du Lac, Wis. – Mercury Marine has announced that, for the first time, 2016 model year boats powered by Mercury gas sterndrive and inboard engines will come with a comprehensive Five Year Engine Package Limited Warranty during the “Power of Protection” sale event. The new Mercury Five Year Limited Engine Warranty being offered during […]
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Lenco Marine, Inc. awarded IBBI Supplier of the Year honors for third consecutive year

STUART, Fla. – Lenco Marine is honored to have received the IBBI (Independent Boat Builders Incorporated) Supplier of the Year recognition award for the third consecutive year, as announced at the recent IBBI meeting in St. Louis, Missouri. Richard DeVito, President of Lenco Marine, Inc. says, “This award is not one to be taken lightly. The […]
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Double ‘Boat of the Year’ awards for Farr 280

COWES, U.K. — The Premier Composite Technologies-built Farr 280 has won two prestigious ‘Boat of the Year’ awards. The US sailing magazine Sailing World named the Farr 280 as overall ‘Boat of the Year’ after testing 15 performance sailboats. The independent judging panel cited the Farr 280’s superb construction quality as one of its best attributes, […]
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Sailing World announces 2015 Boat of the Year Winners

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. — Sailing World magazine revealed the winners of its Boat of the Year Awards program, naming the Farr 280 as its 2015 Boat of the Year. The high-tech, 28-foot raceboat was designed by Farr Yacht Design, of Annapolis, MD, and built by Premiere Composite Technologies (Dubai, UAE). The magazine’s independent judges—sailmaker Chuck Allen, […]
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BRP reports Q3 results for fiscal year 2015

Valcourt, Québec, December 12, 2014 — BRP Inc. (TSX: DOO) today reported its financial results for the three- and nine-month periods ended October 31, 2014. All financial information is in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted. The complete financial results are available at www.sedar.com. Highlights: Revenues of $ 918 million, gross profit margins of 26.1%; Normalized EBITDA[1] […]
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Nautique’s G23 wins wakeboarding, wakesurfing boat of the year

ORLANDO, Fla. — Nautique is pleased to announce the Super Air Nautique G23 was chosen as WakeWorld’s Riders Choice “Wakeboarding Boat of the Year” and also Wakeworld’s first ever “Wakesurfing Boat of the Year!” Last year Wakeworld wakeboarders from all over the globe selected the Super Air Nautique G23 as Boat of the Year and the […]
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International Boat Show will cruise into Cartagena Harbor for third consecutive year

MIAMI – For the third year in a row, the Cartagena International Boat Show (CIBS) will set anchor at the Cartagena Convention Center where they expect to draw close to 5,000 visitors from around the world on March 21, 22 and 23, 2015. After two successful years of forging business and partnerships between buyers and sellers, […]
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FBC honored as Jacksonville’s Small Business of Year for 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Freedom Boat Club (FBC) has earned top honors as Small Business of the Year in northeast Florida for 2014. The Master of Industry Awards were announced at a gala banquet at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront in July. The awards, sponsored by MOI Magazine, recognize businesses and CEOs that are models of […]
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Regulator Marine Expands Dealer Network on Heels of Growth in 2014 Model Year

EDENTON, NC – Regulator Marine, manufacturers of the finest in offshore sportfishing boats, announced the expansion of its dealer network following a powerful2014 model year that posted a 46 percent increase in production The Boat House, a dealer group with locations in Cape Coral, Port Charlotte and Naples, Florida has just signed with Regulator as a […]
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Blue Sea Systems Named Supplier of the Year

BELLINGHAM, WA ‐ Blue Sea Systems, a Bellingham based manufacturer of marine electrical systems, earned three awards at the annual National Marine Distributor Association (NMDA) conference, including the prestigious Platinum Supplier of the Year award. NMDA distributor members vote to determine the awards, which were presented July 23 at the Supplier of the Year luncheon […]
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