Yamaha Marine Group said all 11 members of its OEM technical support group received the Coast Guard’s Merchant Mariner credential, or “captain’s license,” as of Nov. 17.
Yamaha makes outboard engines, personal watercraft, boats and accessories for the recreational marine industry.
Yamaha Marine Group joined the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas as a 2015 Platinum Partner member, the highest level of support for the organization.
Yamaha Marine Group said today that it will sponsor three educational workshops within the service track at this year’s Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, which takes place Nov. 16-19 at the Orange County Expo Center in Orlando, Fla.
Wide-open throttle. That’s what freshwater boaters care about, and Yamaha has engineered its four new high-output 4-strokes to maximize top-end performance and acceleration.
More of today’s boat buyers are looking for the best of the best — vessels with all of the latest technological bells and whistles. And, of course, a huge part of the purchase is the propulsion package, so Yamaha Motor Corp. is making sure its engines offer the highest levels of performance, reliability, technology and…more
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Yamaha Motor Corp. announced Thursday night that it will introduce four new models of 4-stroke outboards from 115 to 250 hp in 2015 — all engineered to meet the needs of the freshwater market.
The recreational boating industry focused its message on saltwater fishing regulation during a panel discussion with two U.S. senators last week in Alaska, although the lawmakers seemed conflicted about when a change in legislation will occur.
Yamaha pro Michael Iaconelli brought in a final day’s catch of 10 pounds, 14 ounces, to win the Bassmaster Elite tournament on the Delaware River, water he has fished since he was a youngster.
The Yamaha Marine Group announced the launch of the Helm Master Captain’s Delivery and System DVD, which will be available next month for dealers, boatbuilders and Helm Master owners.
How’s the U.S. economy? If you’re Yamaha Marine Group president Ben Speciale, a man known for his enthusiasm and passion for boating, you’re seeing good things.