VIDEO: Mercury Marine touts product debuts at Miami show

Mercury Marine released a video highlighting its product launches at the Miami International Boat Show.

Mercury Marine released a video highlighting its product launches at the Miami International Boat Show.

“Miami was a great opportunity for Mercury to introduce a group of industry-leading products that are designed to make boating easier,” said John Pfeifer, Mercury Marine president. “Our new 115 Pro XS FourStroke is perfect for both saltwater and freshwater, and that engine was very popular this year in Miami.”

Chicago Bears linebacker Willie Young was also spotted on the docks and in the video lauding Mercury Marine’s new engines.

Mercury launched the new Mercury 115 Pro XS at the show.

It also introduced a new side-mount mechanical remote control, next-generation Joystick Piloting System, expanded series of fuel-saving Enertia ECO propellers, Active Trim and new VesselView displays.

“It’s the best thing in the world for the consumer. You guys stand behind your product and stand behind your customers, who are my customers,” Cigarette Racing president Skip Braver said in the video.

Find more coverage of Mercury’s product launches here in Trade Only Today.


Quick Hits: October 30, 2020

HMY Yacht Sales opens new office; FLIR, Patrick Industries, Marine Products Corp., and Twin Disc all report quarterly financials.

BoatUS, Stakeholders Ask FCC to Reconsider Approval of Ligado L-Band Wireless Plan

A group says the land-based, industrial 5G L-Band wireless network will make the nation’s GPS system less reliable.

VIDEO: Get On Board Campaign Sees Results

The boating and fishing industry worked together to leverage the health benefits of both activities during the pandemic.

Yamaha Tech School Partnership Program Hits Century Mark

The outboard manufacturer’s program creates a student-to-technician pipeline for Yamaha dealers and provides technical schools with instructor-led courses and tools.

A Wealth of Debuts at FLIBS

Over 20 new models are premiering at the downsized show; here are some of the standouts under 60 feet.

One of a Kind

This year’s FLIBS is truly unlike any other: notably less crowds, but with a healthy dose of serious buyers.