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Old 04-15-2014, 11:30 PM
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MC bring back the outboard !!!!

As some of the MC employees get on here and join in the converations I was wondering why in todays market MC doesnt bring back a sporty outboard? or even a stern Drive? After looking around and spending good office hours searching the NET for MC outboards and other companies Alike it just seems they are missing out on so much market share within the industry. After reading a thread on a fellow who just sold his four winns for an MC and raves about it, I wonder just how many others are in his situation? I got very lucky with my MC i was in the right place at the right time Imagine how many other people would SERIOUSLY consider an updated, sportier, faster version of the BF 200 over a dirty old SEAPOO jet boat or a four winns for example.

Just curious to find out and here from anyone with some info. Like Ive mentioned previously since getting my MC and people seeing it I could have sold it 10 over by now. But I know I wont find another one Like it for the same Cash!!!!
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Old 04-15-2014, 11:40 PM
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Never I hope... Our tugs are designed for just that... towing.. for barefoot you need all out speed. Can't beat a good ski behind a good tug... Lot's of I/O's out there for everyone... Inboards are a step up... IMO
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Old 04-15-2014, 11:51 PM
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is there really any market share for an outboard ski boat right now?
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is there really any market share for an outboard ski boat right now?
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is there really any market share for an outboard ski boat right now?
Probably not, but I can say that outboards are making a huge comeback on a lot more than bass boats. Reliability, torque, fuel economy and interior room saved are all huge pluses and have helped gain a lot of market share.

Personally, my next boat will be an outboard, but it will compliment the MC, rather than replace it.
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Probably not, but I can say that outboard are making a huge comeback on a lot more than bass boats. Reliability, torque, fuel economy and interior room saved are all huge pluses and have helped gain a lot of market share.

Personally, my next boat will be an outboard, but it will compliment the MC, rather than replace it.
Gonna be spending more time in the boat Cam? Next you'll be getting a fishin' hat
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My parents have an outboard motor on their tender that i can't get started for the life of me!!!! lol
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Old 04-16-2014, 12:15 AM
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No hat needed, Mike. It would probably fly off, anyway!
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Probably not, but I can say that outboards are making a huge comeback on a lot more than bass boats. Reliability, torque, fuel economy and interior room saved are all huge pluses and have helped gain a lot of market share.

Personally, my next boat will be an outboard, but it will compliment the MC, rather than replace it.
I would take the Sea Ray Sundancer 370 Venture all day!
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Not my jam, but a great example of innovation using the latest OB technology for their advantages.
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