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 […]

Be Anchor Savvy to Catch More Tog

  Be Anchor Savvy to Catch More Tog Use two anchors to get on the structure and stay there! Even though the hot days of summer fishing are a memory and fall is starting its march toward winter, mid-Atlantic anglers shouldn’t have to take their boats out of the water just yet. The best fishing […]

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 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 […]

Yamaha V-SHO Family

  Yamaha V-SHO Family by Capt. Ted Lund   Serious tournament bass and flats fishermen have been hesitant to forgo the holeshot and top-end performance afforded by traditional two-stroke power plants — until now. And that’s all thanks to Yamaha’s VMAX-SHO® family of engines. Ranging from the game-changing VMAX-SHO 150 to the massive 4.2 liter, […]

Yamaha Outboards Sales Event

  Yamaha Outboards Sales Event Capt. Ted Lund     It’s never easy making a big-ticket purchasing decision related to boats, but Yamaha Outboards (yamahaoutboards.com) just made it a whole lot easier. Whether looking to re-power a bass boat, skiff or center console or planning on buying a new boat, there’s never been a better […]