Yamaha’s Helm Master Takes Guesswork, Stress Out of Docking

Seasoned boaters know all too well the nuances of maneuvering a big boat in tight spaces. Running longer distances, handling big waves, and more room and storage for gear and passengers are advantages of a big boat. What’s not so great about boats powered by multiple outboards is when it comes time to return to the dock. Maneuvering the big boat into tight spaces, and into waves and current, takes years of experience. Unless you are a seasoned boat captain that is not an option, at least for the average boater.

Crankbaits Often Fool Late Autumn, Early Winter Bass

As water temperatures continue to cool now during the late autumn and early winter months, bass fishermen often tie on topwater lures in hopes of having a final flurry of surface action

Freshwater Flushing Adds Years to the Life of an Outboard

  Freshwater Flushing Adds Years to the Life of an Outboard   Most of us take good care of our marine equipment. We wash and wax our boats and outboards, change the oil and oil filter regularly, and replace the fuel filters, but what about your outboard’s cooling system. Unfortunately, it is often overlooked in […]

Fishing Slower Often Produces Larger Bass

  Fishing Slower Often Produces Larger Bass  Pro Mark Davis Likes Carolina Rig Plastics For Big Fish Now   The prime spring spawning season for catching big bass may be over, but that doesn’t mean Mark Davis stops fishing for them. If anything, the Yamaha Pro and former Bassmaster Classic® champion concentrates that much harder on […]

Confidence, Past History Led Tharp to First Elite Title

  Confidence, Past History Led Tharp to First Elite Title Earlier Success on Other Ozark Lakes Gave Yamaha Pro Lure Choice, Location   Whenever you’re fishing a lake you’ve never been on before, look for cover or structure that lets you fish your favorite lure and technique and gives you confidence. That’s the advice of […]

New Charleston Water Taxi Catamaran Powered by Yamaha F200s

  New Charleston Water Taxi Catamaran Powered by Yamaha F200s with Digital Electronic Control FORMER 8,700-HOUR OUTBOARD OWNERS LOOK FORWARD TO QUIETER OPERATION AND IMPROVED FUEL EFFICIENCY Owners Scott Connelly and Chip Deaton, who have powered the Charleston Water Taxi with two sets of Yamaha F150 outboards that have run 6,800 hours* and 8,700 hours* […]

Yamaha Welcomes 25 inch SHO 150 and 250 to the Family

  Yamaha Welcomes 25 inch SHO 150 and 250 to the Family by Ted Lund   Yamaha Outboards, the world’s leader in reliable, clean and quiet four-stroke outboard power is welcoming two additions to its highly popular line of V Max SHO® engines with the new 150-hp and 250-hp X-shaft models. The SHO V Max […]

Yamaha debuts birdseye view of booth

  Yamaha debuts birdseye view of booth by Ted Lund Experience Yamaha’s award-winning new progressive booth design — unveiled at the Miami International Boat Show — courtesy of breath-taking footage and a different perspective captured using the latest in quadcopter technology. Viewers literally fly through each section of Yamaha’s exciting new booth, which was designed […]

Clean Technology Taken To the Water

  Clean Technology Taken To the Water   Who could have imagined five years ago that a fully-electric car would be the largest selling luxury vehicle on the west coast of North America?  Well it is, Tesla motors have taken over the luxury car business with their no emission, no compromises series of electric vehicles.  […]

Yamaha Midrange Family

  Yamaha Midrange Family by Capt. Ted Lund   Spring will be here before you know it, and the Yamaha mid-range of reliable four-stroke power is ready to help get your family and friends on the water. From the diminutive F25 to the powerhouse F90, Yamaha’s midrange motors offer the perfect horsepower in 2-, 3- […]