The Triton


Mercury launches milestone engine


Wisconsin-based Mercury Marine has produced its 75,000th Verado L6 outboard engine. The Verado six-cylinder was first launched in 2005 and covered 200 to 275hp. The line now includes up to 300hp outboard engines. Mercury Marine has manufactured more than 15 million engines since the company was founded in 1939.

The Verado platform is versatile across a variety of applications, from multi-engine offshore boats to single-engine freshwater fishing boats to premium pontoons.

For the saltwater tournament angler or sport boater, the supercharged four-stroke offers extra hole shot, powerful mid-range punch and strong top speeds. It also has digital throttle and shift (DTS) and electro-hydraulic power steering, both of which provide automotive-like precision handling.

For more information, visit


Related Articles

U.S.-based seaplane picks up yacht passengers in Cuba

U.S.-based seaplane picks up yacht passengers in Cuba

By Dorie Cox Private yacht guests in Cuba were picked up by a seaplane in what Cuban officials call the first seaplane landing in more than 60 years. Pacific Bound Yachts coordinated the event …

ICW dredging by Rybovich to begin

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued the permits necessary to dredge about 3,500 linear feet of the Intracoastal Waterway in northern Palm Beach County to make way for larger vessels along …

Water Taxi to offer all-day FLIBS pass

Water Taxi of Fort Lauderdale will offer $15 all-day tickets during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Nov. 1-5,  with "hop on, hop off" service to all show sites, including connections to …

Phuket adds refit specialist

Asia Pacific Superyachts Phuket has hired Richard Rhodes as head of its new refit department. He joins the yacht agency business with more than 36 years building and maintaining yachts up to 213 …

CNI partners with Mission Blue

CNI partners with Mission Blue

Camper & Nicholsons has recently created a partnership with Mission Blue, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ocean conservancy.  Sylvia Earle, president and chairman of Mission Blue, …

Denison opens in Montauk

Ft. Lauderdale-based Denison Yacht Sales has opened its newest office in Montauk, N.Y., at Montauk Yacht Club Resort and Marina. Headed by broker and Long Island native Joe Laundrie, the office will …