Toronto International Boat Show

January 12–21st, 2018

Toronto International Boat Show

Welcome to North America’s largest indoor boat show. The 60th annual Toronto International Boat Show is guaranteed to satisfy with the latest in propulsion and boat displays. Mercury Racing products will be prominently displayed throughout the Mercury Marine booth.

From Our Blog

1100 Competition Production Spools Up

Production of our new 1100 Competition engine is underway in support of the 2019 APBA Offshore Championship series. It is the spec engine for the series’ premier 1100 catamaran class. The 9.0-liter engine features Mercury Racing’s exclusive aluminum four-valve cylinder heads and dual overhead camshaft valve train. The proprietary V8 cylinder block is further packed […]

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New 1.60:1 Sport Master 300R FourStrokes

We are excited to announce the release of six new 4.6L V8 300R FourStroke outboard models featuring a 1.60:1 gear ratio Sport Master gearcase. Models featuring the Racing CMS (Conventional Midsection) with a cambered Sport Master gearcase are ideal for lightweight – single engine sport boats, bass boats and flats boats. Rear tie-bar, heavy-duty midsection […]

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Wide Open Experience Tour

We are excited to get back out on the road with our  Mercury Racing Experience truck. The truck got a much needed face lift with an all new wrap promoting our new Mercury Racing brand positioning featuring the Wide Open slogan. The first stop on our 2019 Wide Open Experience Tour is the April 5-7 […]

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Hi-Performance Boat Operation – Part 2: Rigging Fit & Function

Spring is a great time for newbie and veteran performance boaters alike to get familiar with their craft. For starters, you should review your owners manuals — really, you should — and review the key components of your new boat. Performance boats vary widely in propulsion and size. Outboards come in 20, 25 and 30-inch […]

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Allison Renaissance

It’s exciting to see the great amount of interest in our new 4.6L V8 250R and 300R FourStroke outboards. What’s particularly exciting is the adaptation of the product by Allison Boats. Allison for years powered its lightweight, high-performance vee-bottom hulls with our legacy 2.5-liter Mercury Racing outboards (electronic fuel injected and OptiMax direct fuel injected […]

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Prop School – Part 6: Slip

Response to my Prop School series has been gratifying. It has generated a lot of good discussion (online and off) regarding propeller design, function and application. One of the most common questions is about prop slip. It is the most misunderstood of all propeller terms. Propeller blades work like wings on an airplane. Wings carry the weight of […]

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Restore It and They Will Come

The 2019 Miami International Boat Show that concluded last week proved to be another successful event for Mercury Racing and Mercury Marine. This was the fourth-consecutive year the show was held on the grounds of the Miami Marine Stadium Park on Virginia Key. We felt this might be a perfect time to reflect on the […]

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Expanded MAX5 Propeller Offerings

Mercury Racing Propeller Manager Scott Reichow and Propeller Specialist and  Project Manager Nick Petersen  review  our expanded MAX5 propeller offerings. The Mercury Racing MAX5 propeller, developed and handcrafted by Mercury Racing Propeller artisans, is designed for single- and multiple-engine applications, including the 400R outboard and the 600 SCi sterndrive. The Lab Finished MAX5 provides a measurable reduction in […]

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