Yamaha makes outboard engines, personal watercraft, boats and accessories for the recreational marine industry.
Manufacturing Day events were held at Yamaha’s propeller outfit and at Correct Craft facilities.
Industry leaders Ben Speciale, Chris Drees, Phil Smoker and Warren McCrickard discuss industry issues and opportunities.
The new program is part of Yamaha’s support for the Save Our Seas Act in Congress.
The canceled supply agreement between the two companies had been extended two years.
Yamaha Marine president Ben Speciale is urging the recreational boating and fishing industry to press for passage of the Modern Fish Act.
Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd. announced today that it will open the Yamaha Motor Advanced Technology Center in Yokohama City in an effort to further advance technology developments in robotics, artificial intelligence, and IT fields.
Yamaha anticipates that demand for its new 425-hp XTO Offshore outboard will help ease the supply shortages it has faced with its 2.8-liter, 4.2-liter V6 and 5.3-liter V8 outboards.
When details of Yamaha’s new XTO Offshore outboard were released last week, it triggered a plethora of comments about the engine’s weight on social media and boating and fishing forums.
Lowrance and Yamaha Pro Jordan Lee won the 2018 Bassmaster Classic for the second year in a row.