Engines

Keeping up with your engine and general maintenance can feel overwhelming without the right tools. That’s why Southern Boating breaks the upkeep your boat needs into manageable articles. View our information on inboard engines, outboards, electric, systems, generators, hulls, and general maintenance. Check back soon—new Engine and Upkeep posts are added weekly!

Yamaha 425-hp XTO

Yamaha 425-hp XTO

Yamaha 425-hp XTO Yamaha’s 425-hp XTO ushers in a new era of power for outboards.…

hybrid IPS Volvo Penta

Volvo’s Hybrid IPS

Volvo Penta’s popular pod drive is going green with a Hybrid IPS. Eco-conscious captains might…

engine hazards

Engine Hazards

Engine hazards to watch for Whether your boat is powered by an outboard, an inboard-outboard…

an image of New outboard models from Seven Marine

New Outboard Models

If the get-up-and-go in your outboards got up and went and never returned, it’s time…

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Weight Distribution

It’s all a matter of balance. Proper boat design is the result of combining optimum stability…

Suzuki 3509A

New Suzuki Outboard

Suzuki Goes All Outboard The newest Suzuki Outboard features innovative contra-rotating propellers and more exclusive features.…