British marine diesel maker Cox Powertrain has announced Berthon as the sole U.K. and Ireland distributor for its high-powered, low-weight diesel outboard engines, the first of which, the CXO300, will be launched next year.
From its Lymington base, Berthon will be responsible for sales of the engines in the Solent and along the south coast, and will hold stock of new engines and spare parts at its warehouse. It will also provide servicing and technical support. According to the company, a U.K. dealer network will be established by Berthon at strategic ports around the coasts of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, and the company will be seeking interested parties to become dealers in Plymouth, South Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland, West Coast of Scotland, North West England, North East England, East Anglia and London/South East England.
For more information, visit www.coxmarine.com.