Everyone loves a comeback. And when it comes to Evinrude, one of the nation’s premier outboard brands, Olivier Pierini is attempting to orchestrate an epic one.
Evinrude, of Sturtevant, Wis., is a maker of outboard engines and one of the brands of Valcourt, Quebec-based Bombardier Recreational Products.
Evinrude parent company BRP said that more than a year of planning for Chain of Records 2017 resulted in more than 36 pending world and national water-skiing records being broken at the April event on multiple lakes in Polk County, Florida.
BRP said Evinrude will be the engine sponsor of John Gillespie’s “Waters and Woods” TV program.
BRP commemorated Earth Day as its Evinrude brand took part in the Milwaukee Riverkeeper’s 22nd annual Spring River Cleanup on Saturday.
BRP announced an eight-year, factory-backed extended service coverage on all Evinrude E-TEC and Evinrude E-TEC G2 engines.
BRP said Evinrude partnered with the American Boat and Yacht Council to donate a newly refurbished 90-hp Evinrude E-TEC outboard engine to the West/Rhode Riverkeeper.
BRP said today that it has appointed Olivier Pierini as director of global marketing and strategic planning for its marine propulsion systems division.
BRP said it is offering 10-year, factory-backed extended service coverage on all Evinrude E-TEC and Evinrude E-TEC G2 engines.
BRP said its Rotax 4-TEC jet propulsion system will power the ABJET 445 model from AB Inflatables.
BRP said Evinrude, in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences, awarded the first two BRP/Evinrude Water Research Excellence Fellowships.