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Mercury 300hp makes driving your boat awesome again


  New Zealand’s Spearfishing Guru, Darren Shields, hadn’t owned a Mercury engine for 43 years – when his dad used to have an old 50hp Mercury. But after upgrading to a 7.45m aluminium boat, he was finding the ride a little sluggish with the engine he had powering the boat. He decided he needed a […]

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Mercury Service Rep of 36 years Karl Roberts Retires


30 November 2021 – From island hopping on sea planes in the Pacific, to monitoring the police boats in the 2000 Sydney Olympics, when it comes to Mercury and engines – Karl Roberts has seen it all. Karl was the youngest service rep to ever be employed by Mercury in 1985 as a 26-year-old with […]

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NEW MERCURY DTS NOW AVAILABLE FOR MULTI-ENGINE CONFIGURATIONS


19th NOVEMBER 2021 — The perfect addition to your Mercury powered multi-engine boat has arrived this November – with the Next Gen Dual-Handle Digital Throttle & Shift (DTS) system. With integrated, intuitive and intelligent technology the Next Generation of Mercury DTS controls rigging your boat has never been easier. This DTS system represents a major […]

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Protect your assets with Mercury 1st Mate


26 August 2021 — On average, each year at least 23 people drown as a result of boating accidents in Australia, and 20 people in New Zealand* – with the key demographic being males aged 50-75. While failure to wear a lifejacket is one of the leading causes of drowning, another crucial risk-factor is an […]

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SeaPro Powers Ultimate Charters


9 AUGUST 2021  – Ultimate Charters’ fleet of four boats is clocking at least 6,000 hours a year. So, when it came to choosing engines for two brand-new boats to add to the fleet – it wasn’t a decision to take lightly. But for Auckland-based Simon Brady, the Mercury SeaPro range became an easy choice […]

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