What is a good motor for a boat?
- Mercury Racing 450R. Mercury Racing. After Mercury launched its new V8 4.6-liter Verado, it was only a matter of time before they stepped up the horsepower by a few notches.
- G2 Evinrude 150 E-TEC. Evinrude.
- Torqueedo Travel 1103 CS. Torqeedo.
- Yamaha Offshore XTO. Yamaha.
- Suzuki DF350A. Suzuki.
What is a boat motor called?
An outboard engine, also known as an outboard motor, is a unit containing the engine, gearbox and propeller. This part — you guessed it — is mounted to the back of the boat and hangs outside the hull. An outboard engine is used to power and steer the boat.
What are the three types of engines on a boat?
Now let’s look at the three types of engines you’ll find on powered boats: outboard, inboard and stern drive engines.